Serie A club interested in signing Batshuayi

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According to Italian media outlet Calciomercato, Roma are interested in signing Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi to provide competition for places with Edin Dzeko.

With Chelsea boss Frank Lampard keen on signing a new striker this January and it is believed Batshuayi could become available.

Batshuayi moved to Chelsea from Marseille in 2016 for £33 million but has struggled to cement his place in the starting XI at the club.

Any move for the Belgian striker could depend on whether Chelsea can bring in a replacement.

Chelsea have already had a bid for Moussa Dembele rejected by Lyon but it is believed the Blues will return with a second bid.

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