Former AC Milan coach Fatih Terim has been sounded out by Chelsea representatives, it has been revealed.

The Mirror says Terim, one of the most highly-rated managers in Europe, has been sounded out by agents claiming to be working for Chelsea.

Terim, 54, is believed to be one of the targets along with Barcelona boss Frank Rijkaard and Getafe coach Michael Laudrup if under pressure Avram Grant loses his job this summer.