In what will seem as a surprise and shock news to Chelsea fans around the globe, young prodigy Kurt Zouma has been linked with a move-away from Stamford Bridge in the winter transfer window.

This is according to, which claims that Italian side Napoli are interested in securing the services of the French International on a short-term loan.

Report has it that the Italian side are unsure of the future of centre back Kalidou Koulibaly and this has urged them to try out Zouma on a short-term basis before considering a permanent move.

Zouma broke into Chelsea starting spot last season under former boss Jose Mourinho, but his impressive display was shortened after sustaining a major Knee injury against Manchester United in February, which saw him ruled out for about six months.

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Although the starlet has returned to training with the Blues first team and also featured in Chelsea’s under-23 games, however he is  yet to be named in the senior team squad.

Conte may allow the starlet leave in January on a short loan spell to gain full fitness and also first team football as he is not considering a shift in his winning first team squad any time soon.


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