One year ago, N’Golo Kante was plying his trade in relative obscurity. One year later, he is a Premier League winner, a Euro finalist and in the middle of a transfer to one of the biggest clubs in Europe. Here are some lesser known facts about N’Golo Kante.
1) Initial doubts !
Claude Ranieri did not believe Kante would adapt to the Premier League due to his small stature. So much so that he almost decided to pull off the deal to bring him to Leicester City.
How Leicester fans must be wishing that did not happen ! Kante was the best midfielder in the Premier League as well as one of the best in Europe last season and his displays went a long way in winning a historic Premier League for Leicester.