Arsenal and Manchester United both wanted the Brazilian talent.
Lucas Silva (born February 16, 1993 in Bom Jesus de Goiás), is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a midfielder. Silva is a youth player of Cruzeiro. In early 2012 he was sent on loan to Nacional-MG where he played just one match in the state league. In June 2012 he was called back to Cruzeiro and just 3 weeks later he made his professional debut in the Brasileirão when Cruzeiro played against Portuguesa.
Real Madrid have agreed a deal for defensive midfielder Lucas Silva.
Reports in Spain have indicated that Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva is to be unveiled as a Real Madrid player next week.
The young Brazilian Lucas Silva is not a target for Real Madrid this winter.
The Cruzeiro midfielder has plenty of options going forward.
The Brazilian is one of the most coveted men in world football.
Cruzeiro want to sign Tottenham midfielder Paulinho - who could be a replacement for Arsenal target Lucas Silva.
Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva is edging towards a move to Real Madrid.
Arsenal could have fresh hope over signing Lucas Silva ahead of Real Madrid.
AS has suggested why Arsenal's attempts to sign Lucas Silva may be pointless.
Manchester United and Chelsea have been linked with a move for Brazilian youngster Lucas Silva.
Lucas Silva has been linked with a move to both Arsenal and Manchester United, but the Sky Sports expert says a loan deal is more likely.
The Premier League trio are reportedly chasing the unknown Lucas Silva, so what do their fans need to know about him?
The Beast has had his say on the interest in current team-mate Lucas Silva.
According to reports, Arsenal want to sign Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva in January.
The agent of Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva has confirmed that there has been contact with Manchester United.