AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma could be heading
for the exit at the end of the season as Chelsea are reportedly eager to sign
The Premier League side are known to have a new shot-stopper
at the top of their wanted list when the window opens again and Donnarumma has
been mentioned as a target.
Reports are claiming they have been in touch with super-agent
Mino Raiola in the hope he will be able to engineer a move from the San Siro to
Milan have had an indifferent season so far and sit in
seventh place in the Serie A standings but the performances of Donnarumma have
The Italy international has managed to keep 10 clean sheets
in 24 league appearances, and such form has caught the eye of Blues scouts.
Chelsea are in the hunt for a new goalkeeper following some
disappointing performances by their record signing Kepa Arrizabalaga, who has
been dropped from the side in favour of Willy Caballero.
There has been constant speculation suggesting he has fallen
out with Frank Lampard, something that has been denied by the Chelsea boss.
Kepa was back in the Chelsea side and impressed as they beat
Liverpool in the FA Cup on Tuesday night, but it will take a strong finish to
the season to convince Lampard he does not need a new keeper.
Donnarumma has been linked with a move to England on more
than one occasion but Milan have so far managed to keep hold of him, and they
are sure to do all they can to rebuff any fresh approaches.