Chelsea’s rejuvenated wing-back Victor Moses has emerged as a shock transfer target for La Liga champions Barcelona, according to Spanish newspaper Sport.
The Nigeria international has been given a fresh lease of life by new Blues boss Antonio Conte, who has deployed the African wideman in his new-look 3-4-2-1 formation.
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Moses has waited a long time for an opportunity to feature in the Stamford Bridge first team but has taken his chance with both hands, putting in some masterful performances in the Premier League.
Barcelona have struggled to replace Dani Alves this season after the Brazilian veteran moved to Juventus, with a new right-back the Catalan side’s transfer priority in January.
The Spanish newspaper suggest that Moses’ performances have not gone unnoticed and the Chelsea man is one of a few options being considered to potential fill the team’s problem area.
It has been something of a rags-to-riches tail for the former Liverpool loanee, whose career had slid into mediocrity before his reemergence two months ago.