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Agent says Chelsea, Juventus target Tonali 'better than Pirlo at same age'

The agent of Brescia midfielder Sandro Tonali has no doubts about the youngster's potential.

Tonali is being tracked by Chelsea and Manchester City this season, along with Juventus and Inter Milan.

"Sandro Tonali is Sandro Tonali, he's not the new (Andrea) Pirlo, it's the other way around," said Roberto La Florio.

"While being close to him in terms of a plan and character, it can only hurt him to call him 'new Pirlo'.

"At his age, Pirlo was not even a senior player, so if we want to exaggerate, Tonali is at the same age even better."

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