Pressure from Galatasaray; Internacional identify André as plan-B if they fail to sign Damião
Brazilian striker Leandro Damião has agreed personal terms with Internacional since the beginning of the month, but his desire is to move to European football.
The pressure from Turkish side Galatasaray, together with the legal problems with Santos delay the completion of the negotiations, and Internacional have already identified a plan B, André of Atlético Mineiro. André is valued following his good performances during last season's Brasileirão, while on loan at Sport. As mentioned in UOL Esporte, ge has received enquiries from Chinese football and also from Corinthians. Officially, the board of Atlético Mineiro ensures that they haven't received anything. Internacional are waiting for the Leandro Damião saga to end before moving for André. The club from Porto Alegre, likes André's qualities and is their preferred choice in the event of Damião moving to Europe. There's pressure from Turkey, and according to foreign media, the player is negotiating terms with Galatasaray.