Chelsea have reportedly set to offer tireless French midfielder N’Golo Kante a new long-term contract aim interest from Paris Saint-Germain.
Earlier of last week El Sol, reports that Paris Saint-Germain have set their sights on Blues star, as Mauricio Pochettino eyes up midfield reinforcements in the summer.
Kante, 30, who has gone strength to strength since his arrival at Stamford Bridge has firmly established himself as one of the best central midfielders in the world, amassing 218 competitive appearances for the Blues.
The energetic operator, played a key role in Chelsea’s success of Uefa Champions League trophy – delivered standout performances against Real Madrid over the two legs before dominated middle of park that helped the Blues to secured victory over Manchester City last weekend.
His excellent performances since arrived of Thomas Tuchel, attracted interest from PSG boss Mauricio Pochettino, who is keen on using the club’s financial powers to significantly strengthen his team’s ranks, following a disastrous 2020/21 campaign.
The former Spur has been identified the Blues star as the desired target, however, experts Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano has confirmed that the Stamford Bridge outfit have not intention of sell Kante and ready to offer him a new long-term contract despite reach 30-year-old.
The France international, who is now preparing to represent his country at Euro 2020, only has two years left to run on his current deal at Stamford Bridge.
However, according to Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano, Chelsea are planning to offer the World Cup winner a ‘new long-term contract’, as the capital giants attempt to end any speculation surrounding his future.
Kante has made 218 appearances for the Blues since arriving from Leicester City in 2016, winning the Champions League, Europa League, Premier League and FA Cup during his time at the club.