Italian announces Chelsea have opened talks with much talked about

Chelsea have reopened talks to sign Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba, according to Italian journalist Tancredi Palmeri.

The former Manchester United man has been linked with a host of European clubs this summer with Jose Mourinho said to be heavily interested in signing the 22-year-old.

And Palmeri says that the Blues have been in contact with the Serie A giants in the last few days and are willing to pay up to £87.5m to sign the France midfielder.

As quoted on the Metro website, he said: “Again! Chelsea and Juventus had another contact for Pogba in the night! Chelsea have said to be ready to up the 120m€ bid.” © 2017 Frontier Theme