Chelsea pile hopes on Italian centre-back despite contract talks
That is according to The Times, who claim Blues boss Antonio Conte has not given up hope of signing the 31-year-old.
Chelsea were heavily linked with Bonucci over the summer as Conte sought new defenders in his first transfer window at the club.
But Juventus slapped a huge £50million price tag on the centre-back's head to deter suitors.
Chelsea instead re-signed David Luiz for £32m on deadline day but the Brazilian's return has not sured up Conte's defence.
The club have conceded nine goals in their last four games and have not won a match since the window closed at the end of August.
It... read more
- 11:55 Oops! Man drives into police van while drunk
- 11:55 £700,000 is what you'll need for a des res in Lincolnshire's most...
- 11:55 Dani Alves wants Man City move - and other transfer talk
- 11:55 Carlo Ancelotti: I hate agreeing with Man United boss Jose Mourinho...
- 11:55 Arsenal star posts worrying injury update on Instragam account: It...
- 11:53 Paul Scholes: This Man United player has disappointed me
- 11:53 Williams F1 2017 launch: Stunning new snaps of FW40 car
- 11:52 WATCH: 10 of the most viewed Storm Doris videos
- 11:52 Be warned: new phone scam on its way here
- 11:52 Blind boy, 9, with cerebral palsy dies from starvation weighing...
- 11:50 Elderly woman injured in accident
- 11:49 Starbucks Frappuccino bath bombs are now a thing
- 11:49 West Brom vs Bournemouth: How can you follow it, team news, odds,...
- 11:49 Erdington roof siege: Wanted man held riot police at bay from top...
- 11:49 Andy Carroll picks unlikely name in his dream five-a-side team
- 11:49 Southampton boss Claude Puel: My players can stop this Man United star
- 11:48 Look inside eerie abandoned Anglesey WWII soldiers' home
- 11:45 Chelsea star sends message to Antonio Conte: I have proven myself -...
- 11:45 Arsenal tell fans Alexis Sanchez is leaving the club this summer
- 11:45 UPDATE: Woman dies after flat fire
- 11:45 Warwick man jailed for burglary
- 11:44 How Lincolnshire bomber crews made sure SS-GB is pure fiction
- 11:44 Cabbage perform at Cafe Indie - pictures and video
- 11:42 Belper’s most popular news stories this week
- 11:42 Jose Mourinho in regular contact with Barcelona star Neymar over...
- 11:41 Pensioner dies after car hits railway bridge
- 11:41 Entire contents of £1.7m Tudor manor house to be auctioned off
- 11:41 Revealed: What West Midlands mayor will earn
- 11:41 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho taking it easy as he gears...
- 11:41 I lost HALF my weight and now share clothes with my 19-year-old...