According to the Telegraph, Chelsea are keen on Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci…

The links have raised some eyebrows amongst the Chelsea faithful, with many fearing for the longevity of the deal.

Certainly, at 29 years old, a world-record investment does not seem like a wise move on Chelsea’s part – but the Italian’s pedigree speaks for itself.

Bonucci is, without doubt, one of the best defenders in European football – and he would fit seamlessly into the Chelsea defense.

What’s more, he could be the man to turn a faltering Blues defense into the unstoppable force it so often has been in years gone by.

With that said, here are 3 reasons why Leonardo Bonucci would be a perfect signing for Chelsea…