Pato reveals Chelsea admiration

AC Milan striker Alexandre Pato admitted being interested in a move to the Premier League and revealed his admiration for the manner of Chelsea's Champions League win.

Football News: Alexandre Pato.

Pato is committed to AC Milan until the summer of 2014 but he has been targeted by European champions Chelsea, Barcelona and Real Madrid.

While Chelsea did not win the Champions League playing the kind of samba football for which Brazil are known, Pato admired their tenacity and battling qualities.

"I talk to David Luiz and I didn't really believe Chelsea would win it. But they have a tight group and they succeeded in doing what the greats want to do and win," Pato said.

Pato is currently with the Brazil squad preparing for the upcoming London Olympics. He confessed that he was was enjoying the sights of London and would be interested in moving to the country in the near future. 

"I love English football. I have friends who play for Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United," said Pato.

"At the moment I have a real taste for playing in the UK, being in London with one month to go before the Olympics.

"My priority is to finish my contract in Milan. I have a lot to thank them for and my focus is to continue doing what I do, to bring joy to the fans in Milan and continue my contract until 2014.

"And then afterwards, who knows?"



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