The Blues have finally landed their second major signing in the form of AS Roma center back Antonio Rudiger, after Manchester City’s goalkeeper Wilfredo Caballero, under a 5-year contract worth £29m. Conte’s historical ties with Italian defence must have surely inspired him to benefit the Blues through the art of Italian defending in the coming 

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Chelsea are set to make their first significant signing of the summer with Antonio Rudiger joining the club after completing a medical on Tuesday. A fee around £34 million including bonus payments has been agreed with Roma and Conte finally gets the centre-half he has coveted for two consecutive summers. The Italian’s first summer in 

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With Chelsea possibly set to call time on captain John Terry’s Stamford Bridge career this summer whilst coming to terms with a miserable mid-table finish, a summer overhaul seems guaranteed to take place and a top quality central defender is likely to be top of new manager Antonio Conte’s wanted list. One man linked with 

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