Chelsea have confirmed their interest in Hajduk Split captain Ante Vukusic.

The Telegraph says Blues assistant coach Michael Emenalo was in the Croatian capital on Saturday - before returning to sit on the bench for Sunday's Premier League match at home to Manchester City - to watch Dinamo Zagreb face Hadjuk Split.

Emenalo was spotted in the Maksimir Stadium by Croatian reporters and was approached after the derby match. Speaking with Sports Kenovsti he was quoted as saying he "really liked" Vukusic who is described as a "born goalscorer" before adding that he was "really interested" in the teenager.

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