Inter Milan manager Antonio Conte has actually advised the club’s hierarchy to protect the signature of Emerson Palmieri from Chelsea during the summer transfer window.
The Italy international began the present campaign as the routine option for the left-back role however lost his position after sustaining a hamstring injury following the September international break.
Ever Since, Marcos Alonso and Cesar Azpilicueta have actually been picked ahead of him at various phases of the season and he has actually handled simply one Premier League start considering that the turn of the year.
As a result, there have actually been doubts concerning his future with the Blues and it appears that Conte is keen a reunion with the 25- year-old, whom he signed for Chelsea in February 2018.
According to Gazzetta dello Sport, the Nerazzurri boss is keen on reinforcing the left wing-back position this summer and he has actually determined Emerson as the top priority target.
Must the offer go through, Cristiano Biraghi is anticipated to go back to Fiorentina after his loan stint and Emerson might contend straight with Ashley Young for the position.
Emerson is obviously the third-choice left-back at Stamford Bridge, thinking about Lampard has actually fielded Azpilicueta ahead of him on various events when Alonso has actually been dropped.
The capital outfit are actively on the hunt for another left-back this summer and a new purchase might successfully see Emerson head through the exit door.
Still, the club are not likely to sanction his departure on the inexpensive. He is currently valued at ₤216 m, based on Transfermarkt, and the Nerazzurri might need to create an offer near to that figure.
Statistics from Transfermarkt.com