Sport Juventus quote Chelsea £52m for defender Alex Sandro

13:15  10 june  2017
13:15  10 june  2017 Source:   readsport.co

Chelsea see €50m Alex Sandro bid rejected

  Chelsea see €50m Alex Sandro bid rejected Chelsea have seen an increased bid of €50 million rejected Juventus defender Alex Sandro. Twitter: #Conte would like #AlexSandro more than #Bonucci. #Chelsea offered € 50 mio for the brasilian player but #Juve refused. (@carlolaudisa) Antonio Conte is looking for reinforcements in the wide areas, in particularly in the wing-back positions. The Chelsea head coach is now thought to be targeting the Brazilian, prioritising him over central defender Leonardo Bonucci, who had been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge. Marcos Alonso has starred in the wing-back roles during his first season at Stamford Bridge, but the Spaniard, alongside Victor Moses, were both largely unchallenged throughout the campaign. With the return of Champions League football next season, Conte will need to add both depth and quality to his squad. It’s yet to be seen whether Juventus would be willing to sell the defender, having come so close to European success this season, only to lose to Real Madrid in the Champions League final.

Chelsea has made a £34.7million offer for Juventus defender Alex Sandro . Alex Sandro had an impressive season for Juventus as they won Serie A and the Coppa Italia. He also featured against Real Madrid in the Champions League final last weekend.

MANCHESTER CITY are preparing a £50million bid for Juventus defender Alex Sandro . mad summer. Man United, Real Madrid, Arsenal, Manchester City and Chelsea will all be affected by Atletico's transfer ban. on the virg.

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Chelsea will have to part with £52 million in order to land Alex Sandro from Juventus this summer, according to the Evening Standard.

Antonio Conte is keen to add strength in depth to his wide areas, in particularly the wing backs.

Sandro fits the bill perfectly for Chelsea but whether or not Juventus want to sell is another question.

Massimo Allegri will be desperate to keep the core of his squad together after falling at the final hurdle and losing in the Champions League final against Real Madrid.

Chelsea remain interested in both Ryan Bertrand and Benjamin Mendy as they look for alternatives to provide competition for Marcos Alonso at Stamford Bridge.

With Champions League football to contend with next season, the Blues will need to add to their squad or face being caught out with the added demands.

Defence is one area in particular that the Premier League champions are keen to strengthen this summer.

Chelsea reach £60m agreement for Alex Sandro .
Chelsea have reached a £60 million agreement for Juventus defender Alex Sandro, according to reports in Italy. Repubblica, as cited on Vecchia Signora, claim the two clubs have reached an agreement after the Premier League champions had previous bids rejected for the player. The Italian champions have already identified who they would replace the Brazilian with, as they target AS Monaco’s Benjamin Mendy. Sandro joined Juventus in 2015 from Porto and has been a mainstay in their squad ever since. Antonio Conte will be desperate to make some marquee signings this summer to avoid the club making the same mistakes as they did under Jose Mourinho. Reports have suggested the lack of transfer activity has caused some friction at board level at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea remain hopeful that their Italian head coach will sign a new deal at the club but transfers both in and out are likely to influence that.

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