Brazilian midfielder Ramires has reportedly requested his club Benfica to let him join Premier League outfit Chelsea who have shown serious interest in him. Benfica is now mulling over a €20 million
Ramires has caught the attention of
The Brazilian revealed to the media, “I know there has been a bid for me from
... In the process I would like everyone to know I had a fantastic year at Benfica, and I respect them a lot, but this is a dream that I cannot let go.”
It is pretty much understandable that Ramires is looking to capitalize on his recent good form and make a big move. It is not that he is not getting enough first team football at Benfica, but the thing is that any player of his age would love to join a club of
Now, it would be interesting to see if Benfica decides to keep hold on Ramires or holding out for a lucrative amount.