Inter and Juventus are the reportedly the only clubs to have made an approach for the forward.
Brazil striker Gabriel Barbosa has been linked with Leicester City, Chelsea and Arsenal, but Manchester United look set to capture his signature.
HITC understands Premier League clubs ready to make move for Brazilian.
The Premier League side are reportedly interested in signing the 19-year-old, who was part of his country's Copa America squad.
The Santos striker was heavily linked to Tottenham during his time at Internacional.
Former Manchester City man Robinho showed both sides to his game when he netted twice for Santos against Botafogo then got sent off for a dive.
The man dubbed 'Gabigol' aka Gabriel Barbosa Almeida could be set for a future move from Santos to Barcelona.
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Santos youngster Neilton was linked with a potential move to Tottenham Hotspur back in July.