The two Premier League clubs face competition from Juventus in the race to sign the 20-year-old Atalanta midfielder, who has 10 caps for Ivory Coast

Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea are set to battle it out for the signature of Atalanta star Franck Kessie, according to Calciomercato.

The 20-year-old has impressed in Serie A this season, scoring five goals in 15 appearances for the league’s surprise package.

Juventus are also keen on the Ivory Coast international, but Tottenham have reportedly offered £20m for the midfielder as they attempt to steal a march on Chelsea and the Italian champions.


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