Date: 9th October 2017 at 6:00pm
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Barcelona have joined the race for Porto central midfielder , according to Mundo Deportivo.

Portuguese newspaper Record believes that were pursuing the 26 year old in the summer, along with and .

Whether remain interested in the Portuguese , it is not known, but Mundo say that Barca scouts were in Andorra on Saturday night to watch Portugal face the European minnows.

Danilo played the full ninety minutes in the match with the Euro 2016 winners struggling to overcome their part time opponents. It was 0-0 at half time, but an assist by Danilo for Portugal’s second goal in the second half sealed a 2-0 victory.

Barca are believed to be seeking a player who can do the same job as in the heart of midfield with the Portuguese international said to be favoured as a transfer target for his physical strength and defensive characteristics.