- Chelsea are interested in signing Mattia Caldara and Alessio Romagnoli
- These two players currently play for Italian giants AC Milan
- Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri wants them to bolster his defense next year
AC Milan duo of Mattia Caldara and Alessio Romagnoli have emerged as a January transfer targets for Premier League campaigners Chelsea.
Chelsea have been superb this season in the Premier League winning all their four games so far this term under new manager Maurizio Sarri.
But according to the report by Calcio Marcato, Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri wants to strengthen his central defensive options in January 2019.
And the two defenders the former Napoli boss wants at Stamford Bridge next year are Mattia Caldara, 24, and 23-year-old Alessio Romagnoli.
Chelsea are currently occupying second position on the Premier League standings with 12 points after four games played this term.
Alessio Romagnoli, 23, recently renewed his contract with Milan in June extending it until 2022 and Chelsea will now have to meet Milan's asking price to lure him to England next year.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Maurizio Sarri who is the coach of Premier League side Chelsea stated clearly that his target is to be the Blues boss for the next ten years.
Since the creation of Chelsea, and also since Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003, no manager has spent 10 years at the Stamford Bridge club.
In fact the longest anyone has managed under the Russian billionaire is Jose Mourinho in his first spell at the club as he spent three years and three months.
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