He has taken Matic’s job, and Matic appreciates it. Any guesses? We are talking about N’Golo Kante. The French international signed from Leicester City for Chelsea for 33 million pounds, and has been one of the best performers for the Blues. The Arsenal defeat apart, no match has been bad for Kante, not even the one against Liverpool.
That is something to be appreciated. And one player who is appreciating it, and not for the first time I might add, is Nemanja Matic. Matic, who almost left Chelsea when the London club signed Kante, has been very appreciative of Kante’s impact at Chelsea.
Kante’s arrival has freed Matic of his ultra-defensive duties, and has given him more independence to drive forward and participate in Chelsea’s attacking exploits:
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