Chelsea and Arsenal fighting for Juve coach

Premier League rivals Chelsea and Arsenal are both keen on making Juventus coach Max Allegri their new manager ahead of next season.

According to the Express both clubs have made contact with the highly rated Italian coach who has won three Serie A titles and reached two Champions League finals since taking over at the Turin giants in 2014.

Arsenal are on the look out for a new boss for the first time in 22 years after Arsene Wenger announced his decision to leave the Emirates at the end of the season. Although the Gunners new head of recruitment Sven Mislintat is keen on hiring 30-year-old Julian Nagelsmann from Bundesliga side Hoffenheim.

Chelsea will also be on the look out for a new coach this summer with the Blues current boss Antonio Conte widely expected to leave Stamford Bridge at the end of the season, after a tumultuous campaign both on and of the pitch.

Allegri is said to feel he has taken Juventus as far as he can and would be open to taking up a new challenge in the Premier League.

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