- Antonio Conte has rejected an offer to sign Barcelona star Neymar
- Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is a big fan of the Brazilian
- Rather, the Chelsea tactician wants Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez or Romelu Lukaku
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has reportedly rejected the club's offer to buy Brazilian and Barcelona professional footballer Neymar.
NAIJ.com can report that Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is ready to fund a world record deal to land the 25-year-old to Stamford bridge next season.
But the report suggested that Antonio Conte frown at Abramovich's decision claiming he will prefer a move for Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez or Everton's forward Romelu Lukaku.
There have been lots of speculation linking Alexis Sanchez to Chelsea with the Chilean international yet to agree a new deal at the Emirates stadium.
On the other hand, Romelu Lukaku has also rejected a new five-year deal at Everton with reports suggesting he might be considering a return to the Blues.
Meanwhile, Antonio Conte is on the verge of winning the Premier League title in his first season as Chelsea manager after beating Manchester City 2-1 on April 5, 2017.