RUMOURS: Ramires set to swap Chelsea for China move

Reports in Brazil claim the 28-year-old is unhappy under Guus Hiddink and is very close to sealing a move to Asia

Chelsea midfielder Ramires is on the verge of a move to Chinese Super League side Jiangsu Suning, according to ESPN Brasil.

The report claims negotiations are at an advanced stage, with the holding midfielder having become unhappy with life at Stamford Bridge – Ramires has failed to make even the bench in recent matches overseen by Guus Hiddink.

The Brazilian has several interested suitors around Europe, with Juventus and Borussia Dortmund amongst those linked, but the player been swayed by the big-money offer to play under former Chelsea full-back Dan Petrescu in Asia.

If talks between the two clubs continue to develop amicably in the coming days, Ramires' time with Chelsea could be over by the end of January.