Chelsea close to double deal as Antonio Conte’s first signings – report

Chelsea are close to completing the transfers of Radja Nainggolan and Kalidou Koulibaly this summer, say reports

Chelsea are close to completing the transfers of Radja Nainggolan and Kalidou Koulibaly as Antonio Conte’s first signings at Stamford Bridge, according to reports.

The west London club have been linked with a host of players in recent days as Conte prepares for his first season in charge at the club.

Chelsea are yet to officially announce any new signings this summer but are thought to be working hard behind the scenes as they bid to strengthen their squad ahead of next season.

Now, IBTimes is reporting that Chelsea are now closing in on the signing of Nainggolan from AS Roma and Koulibaly from Napoli.

Chelsea have been heavily linked with a bid to bring Belgium international Nainggolan to Stamford Bridge in recent days and the report says that the English clubs are currently in talks with Roma about a deal.

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It goes on to say that Koulibaly expects to be in touch with Conte in the near future about a possible move to Chelsea.

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