After Chelsea failed to qualify for the Champions League this season, a lot of Chelsea’s top stars were rumoured to be leaving over the summer.
One of which was N’Golo Kante who was linked with a move to French outfit, PSG.
‘There were other clubs interested but, after talking to Chelsea, things were clear’
However, Kante has recently spoken about the PSG links and claims he had no desire to leave Chelsea.
Kante told RMC Sport:
“There was no urge to go anywhere else after the World Cup.
“There were other clubs interested but, after talking to Chelsea, things were clear.
“The club is counting on me and I feel good. The next logical step was to continue at Chelsea.”
When asked if he had any contact with PSG, Kante stated:
“There were some contacts.
“But after a discussion with Chelsea I realized that the main thing was to feel good where I was, I’m in Chelsea. good for me to stay in Chelsea.”
Chelsea’s unbeaten start
N’Golo Kante is playing in a slightly more advanced role under new Chelsea boss, Maurizio Sarri.
But that has not stopped Kante being in top form this season.
Chelsea began life under Maurizio Sarri with a comfortable 3-0 win over Huddersfield, during which Kante scored his first of the season.
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Chelsea then beat Arsenal 3-2 but they did nearly give away a two-goal lead.
Sarri’s men then took on Newcastle. The Magpies did prove a tough nut to crack, but Chelsea would come away 2-1 winners.
Chelsea’s last game saw them see off Bournemouth quite easily, winning 2-0.
This put Chelsea joint top of the league going into this weekends games.