Chelsea are looking to complete the signing of defender Matias Vecino from Serie A side Inter Milan to strengthen their backline ahead of the appointment of Maurizio Sarri, as per reports.
Sarri, Abramovich want quality Serie A defender
According to Italian media reports, the 2017 Premier League champions are looking to seal a €25million deal to land the Uruguay international defender from the Italian outfit.
Italian media outfit Calcio Mercato, as cited by Sporting Witness, is claiming that Chelsea are looking to make the South American one of his first signings this summer.
The same report states that imminent Blues manager boss Maurizio Sarri has identified the defender as a transfer target to improve Chelsea’s backline ahead of the upcoming Premier League season.
Valuation must be met
As per the same report, Chelsea would have to cough out a fee of about €25million to land the Uruguayan.
Antonio Conte’s men finished in fifth position on the English Premier League log last term to miss out on UEFA Champions League for the second season in three years.
Forth Juventus manager Antonio Conte did lead the West London outfit to English Premier League title success in his debut campaign in charge after the London club finished seven points ahead at the top of the log.