Sky Italy claim the Blues have sent director Michael Emenalo to Italy to thrash out a deal for the striker.
The Blues might view the Serie A sensation as an alternative to Moussa Dembele
“Andrea Belotti is wanted by Chelsea”
Antonio Conte is keen on the Celtic star – but The Sun claim a move for Belotti is more likely.
Belotti is under contract until June 2021 and has an £86.1m release clause, but Torino could do a deal for less.
Antonio Conte might in the market for a last minute deadline-day deal before the transfer window shuts.
Michy Batshuayi has struggled to adapt to the rigours of the Premier League and Conte could source competition for the misfiring Belgian.
Belotti has scored 19 goals in 24 appearances for club and country so far this season and is regarded as on of the hottest prospects in the Italian top-tier.