Juventus has turned down Chelsea approach to sign Matthijs de Ligt this summer
According to reports, Chelsea has offered Timo Werner plus £40million for Juventus but the bid has been turned down
Reports suggested that the first offer was not enough to sign De Ligt this summer transfer
Thomas Tuchel is set to be backed heavily in the summer transfer market by new owner Todd Boehly
However, and he has made bringing in a new defender his priority.
De Ligt, as Sportsmail has recently revealed, is one of his prime targets
With the Blues holding an interest in him despite a reluctance to meet his release clause.
They value their prized asset at around €100m (£86m)
Figure which would eclipse the £75m fee that saw Liverpool sign Virgil van Dijk from Southampton in late 2017.
Chelsea is set to cash in Christian Pulisic in the deal to make second biding for De Ligt
According to Tuttosport, the American player is wanted by Juventus in an intriguing transfer.
The Blues want Matthijs de Ligt and the Turin side are interested in Pulisic.
However, neither of them are looking to lose out on the deal, least of all Chelsea.
Chelsea will return with their new bid this week in attempt to sign the Dutchman this summer
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