Sky Sports: Chelsea Close To Announce A 17m Defender Deal With Lazio

The latest news confirms that the Blues Chelsea are on the verge of announcing a new defender deal with one of the Italian clubs, Lazio.

According to Sky Sports, an English outlet, they confirm that the Blues Chelsea FC are in advanced negotiations with the Italian Serie A club, Lazio, for a transfer of an Italian defender, Davide Zappacosta.

The reports from other sources as well, confirm that the deal could be for around 17million United States Dollars, 13million British Pounds or 15million Euros, where this will be a loss for Chelsea.

The Italian defender arrived under the Italian manager, Antonio Conte, last season, where he failed to impress until this moment and Mauricio Sarri, Chelsea’s current manager, is depending on Marcus Alonso instead of the Italian defender.

Knowing that Chelsea are expected to sign a defender during the winter transfer window, and he could be Davide Zappacosta’s replacement.

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