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Chelsea & Napoli told price for Brescia's Tonali dubbed 'new Pirlo'

Chelsea and Napoli are pushing hard to sign Brescia whizkid Sandro Tonelli.

According to Il Mattino, Brescia have told Tonelli's suitors that they will have to pay €35m plus a series of bonuses for a player dubbed the 'new Pirlo'.

The Naples based newspaper have claimed Napoli have made the first move with president Aurelio de Laurentiis speaking with Brescia owner Massimo Cellino.

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri admired the midfielder while he was in charge of Napoli and now wants to bring the youngster to England.

Tonelli has made scored three goals in 10 appearances in Serie B so far this season.

Roma, Inter Milan and Monaco are also interested in signing the 18-year-old, who has been likened to Italy great Andrea Pirlo due to his immense passing ability.

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