Chelsea ponder £40m bid to sign Serie A star

Chelsea have emerged as rumoured suitors for Cagliari midfielder Nicolo Barella, according to Cagliari media outlet Unione Sarda, as quoted by The Sun.

The Blues are ready to make a £40million offer for the impressive Serie A star.

The same article states that the west Londoners are looking to beat Inter Milan and Juventus to the signing of the 21-year-old Italian for a bid of around £40m.