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Agent: Chelsea tried for Aquilani

The agent of Roma midfielder Alberto Aquilani has revealed Chelsea attempted to sign the Italy international as a junior.

Arsenal are folllowing Aquilani and his agent, Franco Zavaglia, admitted: "At the age of 16, Alberto refused Chelsea's advances when he was the talented leader of the Primavera side."

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