The true life story of 29-year-old Chelsea and France midfielder N’Golo Kanté who was born by Malian parents in Paris France on March, 29 199, he has height of 1.68 m and weight 70 kg.
The Score Nigeria recall, N’Golo Kante is counted as an industrious during his young days. He worked in Rueil Malmaison, Paris as a trash picker as his mother was just a mare cleaner. He could walk kilometres in order to deliver refuse which earned him the “quick cash”
Kante made more effort to earn during 1998 world cup hosted by France. He made more through collecting Trashes dropped across the stadium.
However, shortly after the 1998 world cup, he was inspired by the massive football academy in Paris and therefore it’s from here he begun his football. Today he’s at Chelsea playing remarkably as the central midfielder.
The midfield maestro is counted to be at his best having made 160 appearances, 10 assists & 10 goals. He is admired by Elite clubs due to his style of play and consistency in his form.
Kante is compared and ranked among other all time best players like Real Madrid’s Marco Verratti and Casemiro, and also Manchester United’s Paul Pogba. He’s currently one of the expensive players and is worth over €80M.
Kante started his football career as youth player for JS Suresnes in 1999 to 2010, he moved to Boulogne and made his senior professional debut with Boulogne in 2012, appearing as a substitute in one Ligue 2 match and played an entire season in the third division the following year.
The 29-year-old central midfielder makes a total 38 Leagues appearances for Boulogne and scored 3 goals from the year 2012 to 2013. Kante moved to SM Caen on free transfer and he made 75 appearances for the club scored 4 goals in the year 2013 to 2015.
Kante awarded a free transfer to SM Caen in July, 1 2013 before he was moved to English’s side Leicester City on August, 3 2015 with transfer fee of €9M and became an integral member of the club’s first Premier League title. Kante make 37 Leagues appearances for Leicester City scored one goal where he make his first debut for big team. He stayed at King Power from 2015-2016 season before he had a contract deal with Chelsea.
The following year, he joined Chelsea for a fee worth £32 million (€35.80M) and won the league; making him the first outfield player to win back-to-back English league titles, with different clubs, since Eric Cantona in 1992 and 1993. He play his major professional league appearance in Chelsea with 123 debut for his current club and scored nine goals so far.
N’Golo Kante is also part of 23 man squad for France who were crowned champions of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia along with his teammate Olivier Giroud. The 29-year-old has make 39 appearances for the French national team up to date.