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.
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