GettyImages-904490064.jpg

Real Madrid to make summer approach for Chelsea and France star N’Golo Kante

TRANSFER REPORT

The 27-year-old is regarded as one of the finest midfielders in the world

Real Madrid are preparing an audacious move for Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante.

The 27-year-old is in demand this summer as clubs believe he could be lured away from Stamford Bridge as the Blues failed to qualify for next season’s Champions League .

Kante was named PFA Player of the Year as Chelsea won the Premier League in 2016/17

Kante was named PFA Player of the Year as Chelsea won the Premier League in 2016/17

Paris Saint-Germain from Kante’s hometown are already keeping tabs on the France international, while there is reported to be interest from sides in Italy too.

And now, according to AS, Real Madrid are also putting the wheels in motion to sign Kante this summer.

The European champions have earmarked the midfielder as a prime target and they want a deal wrapped up quickly.


Kante, however, still has three years to run on his contract at Chelsea and he will be difficult to prise away from Stamford Bridge, as he is regarded as perhaps the club’s most important player alongside Eden Hazard.

Kante was bought from Leicester in the summer of 2016 after helping the Foxes to the Premier League title, and he was named PFA Player of the Year in 2016/17 as Chelsea secured won the league championship.

Kante is set to represent France at this summer’s World Cup, having helped them to the final of Euro 2016

Kante is set to represent France at this summer’s World Cup, having helped them to the final of Euro 2016

He made his international debut in 2016 and helped France to the final of that year’s European Championship, and he’s now preparing to represent Les Bleus at the World Cup.

Read Original Article via TalkSports

TalkSports

Tune in to the world's biggest sports radio station - Live Premier League football coverage, breaking sports news, transfer rumours & exclusive interviews.

Add comment

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.