Shakhtar Donetsk star Willian has admitted he would love to join Chelsea or Tottenham ahead of Wednesday's (AEDT) clash with the European champion.
And the 24-year-old revealed he would welcome an approach from either when the transfer window reopened.
"There were two offers in the summer," he told Lancenet.
"One from Chelsea and one from Tottenham. Choosing between the two clubs would be difficult. I don't know."
Willian said: "I mean, Tottenham is a big club and it has a good person in charge.
"He always sends me messages. We are always in touch, and he has become a friend, for sure. And Chelsea is Chelsea. They are a great team, with amazing players and are the champions of
Willian, who is expected to start Shakhtar's crunch Champions League match against Chelsea, added: "I would love to play for either of those clubs. But my mind remains at Shakhtar, and I'll do my best to get the win against Chelsea.
"Everybody knows what my goal is. I've clearly stated that I would like to play in a bigger stage, whether it be England,
"I want to come back to the national team, and being in a bigger spotlight would help me get noticed."