Chelsea target Maurizio Sarri wants Higuain at Chelsea

Serie A By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 14/05/2018

Chelsea target Chelsea target Maurizio Sarri wants Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain along with him to the Stamford Bridge if he emerges as the Blues coach next season, according to report in Tuttosport.

Though the Napoli coach is one of the favourites to replace Antonio Conte at Chelsea at the end of the season.

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Tuttosport says the 59-year-old is desperately seeking a reunion with his former star man.

Higuain scored 36 goals in 35 Serie A for Napoli during the 2015/16 season. The Argentine spent only one season with the Naples before he joined Juventus in a mega-money deal of £80million.

Sarri is keen to sign the former Real Madrid star if he moves to Chelsea, and Blues striker Alvaro Morata could be involved in a swap deal for the 30-years-old, who has reportedly already agreed on personal terms with the club where he who loaned to during his Real Madrid days.