The Blues have been given the green light to sign Napoli star Elseid Hysaj in the summer as the player’s agent confirms that his client could be heading to the Stamford Bridge on one condition.
The Napoli star is Chelsea’s target in the summer as they hope to lay claim for the Premier League title in the upcoming season, after losing it to Manchester City last campaign.
According to the agent Mario Guiffredi in an interview with newsmen, Hysaj is ready to move to West London this summer, should the club hire Maurizio Sarri as their next manager.
Chelsea board of directors are presently in search of a capable and well-established manager to succeed Antonio Conte ahead of next season as they are reportedly set to partway with the Italian manager this summer.
The Former Napoli manager was initially tipped as the best candidate for the Blues coaching role but the 59-year-old’s crisis with Italian FA has somewhat prevented Abramovich from making eager move to hire him before the start of Russia 2018 World Cup.
Mario revealed that the Albanian player is unhappy with the Naples due to Sarri’s dismissal and he’s willing to join the Italian in any club he goes.
Chelsea will have to pay as high as €50m to get the player’s signature due to the release clause present in his contract with the Serie A side. Since he joined the Naples from Empoli in 2015, he has gone on to featured in 135 matches for.