Blues monitoring Brazilian.
Chelsea are among the clubs to have watched Hellas Verona youngster Jorginho in action this season, according to well-respected Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio.
The Blues scouts were joined by representatives from La Liga outfit Sevilla to witness Verona’s 2-0 win over Sampdoria on Wednesday, where Jorginho impressed in central midfield.
The Brazilian, 21, was influential in helping the team to promotion from Serie B last season and has been stunning in his opening ten matches in the Italian top-flight, bagging five goals and one assist.
The pass-master has previously been linked with Arsenal and Liverpool.