Juventus are close to announcing the signing of Brazilian teenager Wesley on a no cost transfer from Flamengo.

The 19-year-old correct-back posted a image of himself wearing Juve’s instruction kit with the caption, ‘a new story God has in retailer for me.’

The young talent earned the nickname ‘Gasolina’ for his pace when playing in Brazil and is represented by Mino Raiola.

Wesley hasn’t featured for Flamengo given that final May perhaps due to a contractual dispute.

Update 12/04/19:

According to Sky Sport Italia’s transfer journalist, Gianluca Di Marzio, Wesley hasn’t been signed outright: The player will be in Turin for a handful of weeks and will train at Vinovo with the Beneath 23 group. His non-EU status prevents him from becoming registered, a situation that will let Juventus to assess him in the weeks ahead.