Chelsea sign Kante from Le­ices­ter

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Chelsea have signed Le­ices­ter City mid­fielder N’Golo Kante on a five-year deal for a fee be­lieved to be in the re­gion of £30m.

The de­fen­sive mid­fielder joined from Caen last sum­mer for £6m and went on to make 40 ap­pear­ances in Le­ices­ter’s Premier League-win­ning cam­paign.

Kante, 25, was part of the France squad that reached the fi­nal of Euro 2016.

“I am so happy to have signed for one of the big­gest clubs in Europe. It’s a dream come true for me,” he said.

N’Golo Kante

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