Chelsea close to £60million signing of Juventus defender Alex Sandro – REPORTS

first_imgChelsea are on the verge of completing a £60million deal for Juventus left-back Alex Sandro, according to reports in Italy.The Blues have been chasing the 26-year-old all summer and he is keen on heading to Stamford Bridge.Juventus had initially refused to consider selling the Brazilian, who was a key player in their run to the Champions League final last season.But, according to La Stampa, Chelsea are now putting the final touches to a £60m swoop for the defender.That offer is said to have convinced Juve into selling Sandro and a deal is now expected to be wrapped up quickly.The 26-year-old defender is expected to sign a five-year contract with Chelsea. 1 Juventus defender Alex Sandro is heading to Stamford Bridge, claim reports last_img