Juventus star Alex Sandro could be heading to Chelsea in January.
Sandro was a top target for the Blues over the summer but no move went through with Juve demanding an eye-watering £80m for the 26-year-old.
But The Telegraph report that the Brazilian has fallen out with key staff members in Turin and there’s now an acceptance his exit could be best for all parties involved.
And with that in mind the Serie A giants could drop their asking price to £50m, handing Chelsea a major boost.
Zinedine Zidane has called Chelsea star Eden Hazard over the Belgian’s potential switch to Real Madrid.
Real boss Zidane and club president Florentino Perez are both big admirers of the attacker.
And according to Spanish news outlet Diario Gol, Zidane has already contacted the 26-year-old over a move to the Bernabeu.
They claim the Frenchman spoke to the Blues star during the past week to discuss the blockbuster transfer.
Antonio Conte admits Tiemoue Bakayoko has plenty of improving to do but has hailed the Chelsea midfielder’s ‘commitment and work’.
He said: “He is a young player, only 22. He is working to try to improve and go into our idea of football.
“It’s important to have patience and understand mistakes during the game are normal, from every player.
“My task is to try to improve my player, especially if a player is 22 years old. He has a lot of space for improvement.
“At the same time, I am very happy with his commitment and work.”