Goal says Juve are desperate to get the Dutchman's £280,000-a-week wages off the books and are hoping to exploit the Blues' desire to add another centre-back to their ranks.
De Ligt is reportedly 'content' with his situation at Juve.
But the Old Lady have offered him to the Blues and are keen to get a deal done.
As a result the Blues are desperate for a centre-half.
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