Rio de Janeiro, Jan 26 (IANS) Corinthians are close to signing former Argentina international midfielder Sebastian Blanco, according to media reports in Brazil.
The Sao Paulo-based outfit have offered Argentine club San Lorenzo three million euros ($ 3.35 million) for the 27-year-old’s signature, reports Xinhua.
Blanco, who has been capped twice for Argentina, joined San Lorenzo from West Bromwich Albion last year for two million euros ($2.16 million).
Corinthians are also considering a move for Colombia international striker Teofilo Gutierrez.
The 27-year-old joined Sporting Lisbon last July from Argentine giants River Plate.