Porto chiefs are being tipped off by intermediaries to expect a bid from Chelsea for Hulk.
A Bola says Chelsea have given up on Edinson Cavani after Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis slapped a €100 million price-tag on his head and will now switch attention to Hulk.
Agents have told Porto that Chelsea are now ready to make a formal bid for the Brazilian.
Despite a raft of new signings this summer, Chelsea have yet to land the centre-forward required to replace Blues legend Didier Drogba.
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