Lille are plotting a move for Internacional centre-back Bruno Fuchs, according to UOL Esporte.
Fuchs, 21, is one of the most promising defenders in South America and has attracted interest from Arsenal and AC Milan.
Preliminary talks have already taken place about a potential deal for a player Inter value at €10m.
Contrary to reports, Internacional say they have not yet received any official bids for Fuchs.
Fuchs would replace Gabriel Magalhaes at Lille, with the latest information being that he could join Arsenal.
Brazil youth international Fuchs has made 21 appearances for the Colorado.
Internacional have already brought in a replacement for Fuchs, signing Lucas Ribeiro on loan from Hoffenheim until the end of the year.