Juventus Want Chelsea Teenager To Follow Maurizio Sarri To Turin

Juventus Want Chelsea Teenager To Follow Maurizio Sarri To Turin

Juventus want to swoop Chelsea talent Juan Castillo the moment Maurizio Sarri is set to resume in Turin this summer, it has been claimed in Italy.

The Italian champions have identified Sarri as the perfect candidate to succeed the outgoing Massimiliano Allegri as coach in Turin during the next season.

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As such, Juventus are eyeing Chelsea youngster Castillo to follow Sarri to Turin during the summer transfer window, according to Italian outlet Tutto Mercato.

It is claimed that the Old Lady are keen on getting a deal for Castillo, who was a standout performer for the Blues' Under-23s during their run to the UEFA Youth League final last season.

In addition to Castillo, Juventus have also identified Chelsea full-back Emerson Palmieri as another potential target to bolster their squad, following the arrival of Sarri.

Castillo has yet to make his senior debut for the Blues and his contract at Stamford Bridge will run down by the end of this month.

The 19-year-old has scored three goals and given 10 assists in all competitions for the Chelsea Under-23s this season.

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He has featured prominently across different age groups for the Netherlands.

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