Brazil World Cup star Richarlison reveals when ‘new Adriano’ Chelsea transfer target Endrick, 16, will move to Europe | The Sun

RICHARLISON has weighed in on when he believes Brazilian star-boy Endrick will make his move to Europe.

Endrick currently plays for Brazilian top division side Palmeiras, but is attracting interest from huge European clubs.

The 16-year-old is said to be catching the eye of both Chelsea and Barcelona after after scoring three goals and bagging one assist in just seven league games this season.

The youngster has recently come in for high praise across the world of football and Richarlison is the latest to give him a glowing review.

The Spurs forward compared Endrick to one of the greatest Brazilian strikers of all time before saying when he thought he would make the move to Europe.

He said: "Trust me, I can say that Endrick is impressive, he's very strong and talented. He reminds (me) of Adriano.

Read more on Chelsea

Man City land Chelsea in huge third round clash while Arsenal head to Oxford

World Cup 2022: Best free bets, bonuses & sign-up offers for Qatar showpiece

"I watched him playing with Brazil and Palmeiras; I think in two years, he'll arrive in Europe."

Barcelona boss Xavi also gushed about Endrick's talent and explained that the Catalan giants have already opened communications with him.

He said: “He can score, he can dribble, he has a brutal ability to make the difference.

“He is a player from the present, who is already playing in the Brazilian league, and also from the future.

Most read in football

VAR FROM OVER

France's World Cup defeat to Tunisia could be OVERTURNED over broken rules

THE WON & ONLY

Chesney Hawkes claims he was reason England beat Wales in World Cup game

WHITE OUT

White leaves World Cup squad for 'personal reasons' & will NOT return to Qatar

FAMILIAR FACE

Villa want Abraham transfer with Roma 'ready to listen to offers for ex-Blue'

HOW TO GET FREE BETS ON THE WORLD CUP

"It’s the type of player we need. He already knows the project we have at Barcelona and we are talking.

“We hope he becomes our player. It depends on him. It always depends on the player."

Endrick is yet to have a senior appearance for Brazil, but has been playing for the u-17 squad, tallying an impressive five goals in only four games.

Source: Read Full Article