Corinthians and Chelsea stars eyeing each other ahead of Club World Cup
Seleção teammates Ramires and Paulinho have admitted they are keeping an eye on their fellow Brazil stars ahead of the Club World Cup.
Ramires is part of a strong Chelsea contingent in the national squad alongside fellow teammates Oscar and David Luiz whilst Paulinho is the only Corinthians representative.
Chelsea midfielder Ramires told the press: "Paulinho I see in the Selection and Corinthians. He has well and finish strong, is one of the players who can excel in the world."
However Paulinho believes Chelsea's Brazilian stars are already well known: "We have the opportunity to see the players from Chelsea and European football. We already know the qualities of David Luiz, Ramires, Oscar and all the Chelsea players.
"Today the first focus is to play alongside them here. Then yes, with Corinthians is another story and discussion."
Corinthians could face English giants Chelsea in the Club World Cup as representives from South America in December.