Tuchel wants to sign Verratti, according to exclusive report

Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has informed the Chelsea hierarchy that he wants a reunion with PSG midfielder, Marco Verratti.

The 28-year enjoyed a good relationship with Tuchel at PSG, and now the Chelsea boss is ready to try and bring him to join him at Stamford Bridge this summer.

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This is according to an exclusive report from 90min, who claim that Tuchel was a big fan of Verratti’s during their time together in Paris and he has spoken to Chelsea officials about his interest in working with the player again. What’s more, they believe that sources close to Verratti have indicated he would consider a move to the Premier League.

Well, this would be a very popular pursuit amongst Chelsea fans, but for now it is very much worth taking this with a pinch of salt until any further, and more reliable sources report this story, if they do.