The Blues are now in a conundrum with their keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga, who is likely to move on in the summer.
The club want a replacement to improve on him, and now it is revealed they could have nicked Alisson from Liverpool in 2018.
But their chief Marina Granovskaia decided to keep Thibaut Courtois instead.
Alisson has gone on to become one of the best in the world, as he helped to lead Liverpool to the Champions League last season.
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