Chelsea have agreed a €25 million deal for Torino defender Davide Zappacosta, sources in Italy have confirmed to ESPN FC.
After lacking out to Liverpool on the signing of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal, Chelsea switched their attentions to the 25-year-old Italy worldwide.
Antonio Conte has been trying to find cowl for Victor Moses all summer time and he has discovered it in Zappacosta, who can play at right-back, proper wing-back or on the suitable of midfield.
Conte is aware of all about Zappacosta, having given him his first call-up to the Italy squad final yr throughout his time as nationwide workforce supervisor.
Zappacosta joined Torino from Atalanta in 2015, and he has made 58 Serie A appearances for the Granata. He began their first sport of the season however was solely a late substitute final weekend.
Torino will make an enormous revenue on the defender after signing him for simply €5 million.