Chelsea are ready to make an improved bid for Napoli star Edinson Cavani today.Chelsea had an offer of €30 million cash plus Fernando Torres turned down by Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis over the weekend.

Sky Italia says Chelsea will return with a new bid today of €40 million cash plus Torres. It's suggested the proposal will be a final take-it-or-leave-it offer from Chelsea.

De Laurentiis has been holding out for Cavani's €63 million buyout clause - in cash.