The 16-year-old has been in phenomenal form in the South American U17 championship – turning heads of some of Europe’s elites, but it looks like the Blaugrana are set to make the first move.
Vinicius Junior was named the player of the tournament and also finished up as the top scorer with seven goals to his name.
The Flamengo man helped Brazil to their twelfth U17 South American title.
Reports from Brazil suggest that the club and the company that deals with the player’s image rights are in talks with Junior’s father over a potential Camp Nou switch in the future.
Meanwhile, Premier League giants Chelsea and Arsenal are also set to be interested in the wonder-kid.
Whereas, the club’s former president has also claimed that Manchester United also made an inquiry about the striker.
However, if the Red Devils are still interested in not known and it looks likely that Barcelona will sign the future superstar.