Chelsea make initial discreet approach for Premier League sensation

Chelsea have approached Leicester City in regards to a move for dynamic midfielder N’Golo Kante, according to Get French Football News.

The 24-year old has been one of the stories of the season, establishing himself as a vital member of the Foxes’ shock title challenge.

He has been a wonderful box-to-box central midfielder all season since arriving in England over the summer, even earning a call up to the French national team ahead of Euro 2016.

Such is the frequency of his Herculean performances, he has been linked with a number of top European clubs despite his current side’s lofty league position.

The report claims that the Blues, as well as Italian champions Juventus, have made discreet approaches for him as the summer transfer window draws ever closer.

He has been compared to Stamford Bridge legend Claude Makelele due to the tenacity he has brought to the engine room for Leicester.