Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is planning to raid former club Inter Milan to strengthen his defensive options.Tuttosport says Mourinho sees Inter defender Andrea Ranocchia as an ideal replacement for David Luiz, who is expected to be sold in January.

Mourinho rates Ranocchia as a better defender than Luiz and more suited to the Premier League than the Brazilian.

The Italy international has struggled for regular action this season and also been linked with a controversial move to Juventus.

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