Chelsea interested in Juventus midfielder Matthijs de Ligt, reports Sky in Italy.
The 22-year-old Dutch defender has a £103m (€120m) release clause in his contract with Juventus, which expires in 2024 and the club will only treat offers close to that. .
The Juventus club director met De Ligt’s agent Rafaela Pimenta on Thursday, mainly to talk about Paul Pogba’s possible return to Turin.
Chelsea are looking to strengthen their defense this transfer window, following the departures of Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen at the end of their contracts.
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