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Chelsea to face competition for the new Pirlo


  • Chelsea FC is interested in Rising Italian young star; Sandro Tonali.
  • Maurizio Sarri’s needs a skillful player to replace Mateo Kovacic who will soon complete his loan spell with Chelsea.

Reports suggest that Chelsea will face stiff competition in their bid to land talented Italian youngster Sandro Tonali from Brescia next year.

The 18-year-old has been massive in the early days of his career and has already bagged 3 assists in 8 Serie B games this season whilst impressing with his performances in the center of the park.

It’s possible for Mateo Kovacic to return to Madrid after his loan spell with Chelsea and Maurizio Sarri is eager to have every possible midfield deficiency addressed before time.

Sarri’s style of play can only be a success when he has midfielders who possess superb technical abilities on the ball and composure in possession. These are some of the traits that Tonali can offer.

TalkSport has revealed that Sari wants the young Italian at Chelsea but the Blues could face stiff competition from Juventus for the player who could cost around £20m.

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It’s possible that Tonali might want to remain in Italy and this will be favorable for Juventus but unfavorable for Chelsea.

Sarri’s presence at Chelsea could also be a positive for the Blues and we could be in for a tough transfer battle between the two clubs for the player’s signature.

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SaveChelsea.net also reported that Spurs overtake Chelsea in race Ajax youngster; Van de Beek.

Tottenham Hotspur has moved ahead of Chelsea in the race to acquire talented Ajax youngster Donny van de Beek who has been impressive for Ajax this season and Chelsea had initially sent scouts to watch him play for the Dutch side earlier this month. Click the link to read more on this story.