Chelsea have been desperately searching for a quality center back right from last season but seem to be on a hapless hunt. Conte understands it is imperative that Chelsea need to shore up their defense, and Kalidou Koulibaly has been identified as that player who can correct the club’s defensive shortcomings.
But Napoli are not willing to sell their star man, not unless they can sign an apt replacement. According to Evening Standard, Chelsea have already seen a 42 million pound bid rejected, but the Blues are confident a deal can still be struck.
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