N’Golo Kante has committed his future to the Blues for the next five years, much to the delight of the World Cup-winning midfielder as he signs a new contract at Chelsea.
French World Cup winner, N’Golo Kante has today, extended his stay at Stamford Bridge by signing a new five-year contract with Chelsea FC.
According to Goal.com, Kante’s new deal includes a weekly wage of £290,000, with the Blues keen to ward off potential suitors in the midfielder.
The 27-year-old who has been an ever-present during Chelsea’s unbeaten start to the current Premier League campaign, become Chelsea’s highest-paid player after signing the new contract.
Kante, a revelation since moving to Chelsea from Leicester City in the summer of 2016, played a pivotal role as the club won the Premier League title in his first season at the club, with the Frenchman rewarded for the quality and consistency of his performances by being named Player of the Year by both the PFA and FWA.
He maintained those high personal standards throughout last season as he helped Chelsea secure the FA Cup, with another individual accolade to follow, this time, the Chelsea Player of the Year prize.
Upon signing his new contract, Kante said:-