- Chelsea have reportedly made West Ham's Manuel Lanzini a shock transfer target in the summer
- The Blues technical director Michael Emanelo believes the player has the potential to be one of the best midfielders
- Lanzini recently received his first international call-up for Argentina for friendlies vs Brazil and Singapore in June
Chelsea have reportedly made West Ham playmaker Manuel Lanzini a shock transfer target in the summer.
According to reports, the Blues technical director Michael Emenalo is a big fan of the Argentine and he believes the player has the potential to become one of the best midfielders in the world.
The 24-year-old has been pivotal to the Hammers' campaign since the beginning of last season.
He recently received his first international call-up for Argentina for friendlies vs Brazil and Singapore in June.
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Lanzini joined West Ham on a season-long loan last season and decided to make his move permanent after adapting to the Premier League easily.
After winning the 2016/17 EPL title, Antonio Conte will be looking to bolster his squad ahead of next season as they are set to participate in the Champions League.
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