Chelsea still interested in landing Serie A giants sensation

Chelsea are said to be keeping a close eye on Napoli strong midfielder Amadou Diawara with speculations over the long-term future of France international N’Golo Kante.

Reports from Paris United in France have stated that the Partenopei star is one of the players the Blues could swoop for this summer if Paris Saint-Germain approach Chelsea for Kante.

Amadou becomes the latest Napoli player to be connected with a move to Stamford Bridge, with Maurizio Sarri the Blues management’s preferred choice to substitute Antonio Conte.

The talented midfielder is very much seen as one for the future in the Italian club, having only played in a rotational role under Maurizio last season.

Gonzalo Higuain, Piotr Zielinski, Kalidou Koulibaly and Elseid Hysaj have all been connected with a move to Stamford Bridge with reports suggesting a potential deal to bring Sarri to the west London is picking up the pace once again.

There had been speculations that a deal to hire Maurizio had fallen through, with his departure from Napoli complicating the process, all while Antonio Conte remains in charge at the Blues.