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Lazio winger Candreva eager to join Conte at Chelsea

Lazio winger Antonio Candreva will reportedly consider a move to Stamford Bridge, should Chelsea appoint Antonio Conte as their manager.

Conte is expected to be revealed as the Blues' new boss within the next week and it is understood Candreva is eager to join him in the Premier League.

Italian publication Il Tempo is reporting the pair are well acquainted from their time together with the Italian national team and a summer move may be on the cards.

It is understood Candreva is eyeing a move away from the Stadio Olimpico and Conte, who tried to sign the 28-year-old during his time at Juventus, could be interested once again.

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