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Chelsea, 3 other top European clubs battle to sign Italy youngster Sandro Tonali

Chelsea, 3 other top European clubs battle to sign Italy youngster Sandro Tonali

FA Cup champions Chelsea are reportedly interested in signing highly rated Italian midfielder Sandro Tonali.

The 18-year-old who currently plays for Serie B side Brescia has attracted interests by a number of top European clubs.

New Blues boss Maurizio Sarri has however jumped in the chase to land the £6-million rated playmaker to improve his midfield for competition.

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The Stamford Bridge outfir are one of the few coaches yet to lose this season as they rank third on EPL table with 17 points.

According to the Sun, AC Milan, Inter Milan, Roma and Juventus have also shown interest in landing the midfielder.

Tonali scored twice and created two assists for his Serie B side in the lower league last season.

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His current deal with his present club expires in the summer of 2021, but the publication believes they might not be able to resist Chelsea offers.

The midfielder, who made his senior debut for Eugenio Corini's side last season has been likened to Italy legend Andrea Pirlo.

Legit.ng previously reported that Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asensio could be on his way to reigning Premier League champions Chelsea at the end of the season.

Chelsea are said to have tabled massive £132 million offer for Real Madrid for the possibility of them signing the player this summer according to Don Balon.

The 22-year-old Spain international has been heavily linked with a move away from the Bernabeu in recent months.

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