Antonio Conte identifies target for first Chelsea signing – report

Antonio Conte wants to bring Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci to Chelsea this summer, say reports

Antonio Conte is keen to make Leonardo Bonucci his first signing as Chelsea manager, according to reports in Italy.

The Blues have been linked with a host of players in recent weeks as Conte prepares for life at Stamford Bridge.

The coach is currently gearing his Italy squad up for Euro 2016 in France as they prepare for their group opener.

However, Conte is likely to be working hard behind the scenes on his potential transfer targets at Chelsea.

The Italian coach is set to take over at Stamford Bridge after his involvement in Euro 2016.

Now, Gazzetta dello Sport is reporting that Conte has singled out Juventus man Bonucci as his top transfer target and is looking to lure him to Chelsea during his spell in charge of Italy this summer.

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Chelsea are understood to be keen to revamp their squad this summer after their disastrous season under Jose Mourinho last term led to the Portuguese coach’s sacking back in December,

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