Chelsea ready to offer £71.7m for exciting forward after Thomas Tuchel watched him twice

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According to a report on Football London, Chelsea are ready to submit a bid for Juventus forward Federico Chiesa after receiving the greenlight from Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel.

Tuchel was impressed with the performances of the Italian international against Chelsea in our two Champions League encounters with Juventus.

According to Italian journalist Enzo Bucchioni via Football London, the Blues are ready to offer £71.7million to sign Chiesa.

Bucchioni said: “Chelsea have decided to take action and offer £71.7m for Federico Chiesa.

“Evidently seeing him play twice closely has removed the last doubts and Tuchel gave the OK and the operation has officially started through intermediaries.”

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