Report: Tuchel wants Chelsea to sign €40m-rated AC Milan midfielder

According to reports in Italy, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel is eyeing a move for AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie.

Gazzetta dello Sport via Tribal Football claim Tuchel is still concerned about his midfield’s ball-winning ability despite Chelsea’s transformation since he was appointed as Chelsea boss.

Tuchel reportedly believes Chelsea needs Kessie’s ball-winning ability and has urged the Chelsea hierarchy to sign the Ivory Coast midfielder.

The Blues aren’t alone in the pursuit of Kessie, with Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane also a fan of the midfielder.