Roman Abramovich has sanctioned January bid for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez according to reports in England.
Alvaro Morata's current absence with a hamstring injury exposes the lack of options up front for Conte, whose side were ruthlessly exposed at home by Man City last weekend.
The Club is willing to move for Alexis in a bid to prove their commitment to Antonio Conte who needed more players in order to improve the squad depth.
The Chile international is inside the final year of his Gunners deal, Arsenal might be willing to sell rather than losing the Chilean international for nothing as a free agent in the coming summer.
Manchester City and Real Madrid is also reportedly monitoring the situation of the 28-year-old Arsenal forward.
Chelsea will resume domestic action against Crystal Palace when the international break is over.