French Midfielder, N’golo Kante, has signed a new £290,000-a-week deal with Chelsea until 2023. The World Cup winner had been linked with a move to French champions, Paris Saint Germain, who were prepared to offer him a huge salary.
“I’m happy to extend my time with Chelsea, it has been two beautiful years and I wish for more to come. Since I came, I completely improved as a player, challenged myself and got some awards I never thought about. I like the city, I like the club and I’m happy to be here for more time” Kante told Chelsea’s official website
Ngolo Kante contract extension ☑️
Eden Hazard is next, can’t wait for this. Both of our best players to commit fully to the club, rival fans aren’t ready for this. pic.twitter.com/EaSY3664r3
— Mod (@CFCMod_) November 23, 2018
"The Messi of winning the ball back!" 💪
Water covers 71% of the earth's surface…they say N'Golo Kante covers the rest 🙌pic.twitter.com/6okvdqXHJZ
— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) November 23, 2018
Kante haters spending their time telling us how Kante doesn’t fit but his Coach knows better.
Maurizio Sarri on Kante… pic.twitter.com/MphQ1c1wtm
— Eden Hazard (@cee8cfc) November 23, 2018
N’golo Kante signed for Chelsea in 2016, following a memorable debut season which ended with a title medal with Leicester City. Kante was named the Player of the year in the 2016/2017 season by both the Professonal Footballers’ Association (PFA) and Football Writer’s Association.