Chelsea’s midfield woes were for all to see last season, as the likes of Fabregas, Mikel, Oscar and Matic failed to reproduce the panache that we saw in the previous title winning season. The most important thing that everyone thought was missing was energy.
To address the issue, the Chelsea board brought in someone, who, with his super energetic performances, helped Leicester City to the title last season.
Kante was bought for around 32 million pounds, and many, like Gary Lineker, think that the signing may take Chelsea back to the top.
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