France players identify teammate who helped them win 2018 World Cup

Doug Mendoza
July 18, 2018

The 27-year-old has been an influential performer for the Blues since his arrival from Leicester City two years ago but the Blaugrana are now prepared to test the club's resolve.

Kante, who is now preparing to take a starring role in the World Cup final, is also a target French Champions PSG, and Chelsea's lack of Champions League football could ultimately be decisive should either Barca or PSG come calling.

Busquets sees Kante's signing as a direct threat to his future at the club and he has sent an ultimatum to Barca chiefs.

Luke Modric won the Golden Ball award but Gary Lineker believes Kante was the best player at the World Cup.

"He is a player in the service of the players".

Following an otherwise remarkable campaign for Les Bleus, Kante played below his personal standards on Sunday, yet the French were able to overpower Zlatco Dalic's valiant band and emerged 4-2 victors.

France players identify teammate who helped them win 2018 World Cup

"His quality of pass is excellent and he can break the lines".

N'Golo Kante - the most humble man in football.

He will be working hard to keep hold of Kante, as big sides like Barcelona look to pounce.

Having returned to Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport earlier in the afternoon, the French team gathered at Elysee Palace on Monday, where President Emmanuel Macron hosted a reception for them. He runs everywhere. He's a real thief.

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