Toronto FC close in on Internacional's Portuguesa ace Gilberto
Thestar.com is suggesting that Toronto FC are close to signing Brazilian striker Gilberto Oliveira Souza Jr.
Gilberto has scored 14 goals in 24 appearances for Lusa in the 2013 Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A, which sees him sitting fifth on the Golden Boot charts with one league fixture remaining.
It has been suggested that clubs in Spain, Italy and Germany have shown interest in Gilberto but TFC are reportedly preparing a lucrative offer for the promising talent who started his senior career with second division club Santa Cruz in 2009.
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