N'Golo Kante

Born: March 29, 1991 (age 26)

Height: 5'6.5" (169cm)

Hometown: Paris, France
Nationality: France French

Position: Midfielder
Team: Chelsea (no. 7)
N'Golo Kante in action for Chelsea on August 15, 2016
Career History
Senior2013-2015Caen
2015-2016Leicester City
2016-Chelsea
Sports Mole has 416 articles about N'Golo Kante. Articles 1 to 40:
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of the Premier League clash between Chelsea and Southampton.
16:25
Pedro celebrates scoring the opener during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Watford on October 21, 2017
Result: Dominant Chelsea ease to victory over Huddersfield Town
Chelsea move level on points with Manchester United in second thanks to a 3-1 victory over Huddersfield Town at the John Smith's Stadium.
Dec 12, 21:52
Tiemoue Bakayoko in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on August 20, 2017
N'Golo Kante: 'Chelsea must help midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko'
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante says that his side have a responsibility to help Blues teammate Tiemoue Bakayoko as he continues to adapt to life in the Premier League.
Dec 11, 17:40
Alvaro Morata comes up against Winston Reid during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Chelsea on December 9, 2017
Result: West Ham United shock Chelsea for first win under David Moyes
Marko Arnautovic finally opens his account for West Ham to earn David Moyes his first win as manager with a 1-0 upset over Chelsea at the London Stadium.
Dec 9, 14:26
West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian in action during his side's Premier League clash with Everton at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Adrian retains West Ham United spot over Joe Hart
Adrian keeps his spot in the West Ham United XI for Saturday's Premier League clash with Chelsea, while Winston Reid and Mark Noble return for the Hammers.
Dec 9, 11:32
N'Golo Kante in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Swansea City on November 29, 2017
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte "proud" of N'Golo Kante's Ballon d'Or result
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says that he is "proud" of N'Golo Kante for finishing in eighth place in the Ballon d'Or standings.
Dec 8, 18:01
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: 'Eden Hazard must win trophies for Ballon d'Or'
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte claims that Eden Hazard must win more trophies with the Blues in order to move higher up the Ballon d'Or standings.
Dec 8, 17:08
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi and Neymar to win 2017 Ballon d'Or
Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo is named as the winner of the 2017 Ballon d'Or.
Dec 7, 19:06
West Ham United manager David Moyes at the Premier League game against Manchester City on December 3, 2017
Preview: West Ham United vs. Chelsea – prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Saturday's Premier League clash between West Ham United and Chelsea.
Dec 7, 13:55
Fernando Torres gives the thumbs-up after leaving hospital on March 3, 2017
Team News: Fernando Torres starts against Chelsea
Alvaro Morata leads the Chelsea line as they welcome Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.
Dec 5, 19:00
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Team News: Eden Hazard recalled to Chelsea XI
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte hands a recall to Eden Hazard for the Premier League clash with Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 2, 11:33
Liverpool's Adam Lallana during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on September 16, 2016
Team News: Adam Lallana on Liverpool bench against Chelsea
Adam Lallana is named on the Liverpool bench as the Reds welcome Chelsea to Anfield.
Nov 25, 16:31
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reacts during his side's Premier League clash with Newcastle United at St James' Park on October 1, 2017
Live Commentary: Liverpool 1-1 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Willian scores late at Anfield in order to earn Chelsea a last-gasp point against Liverpool in the Premier League.
Nov 25, 16:30
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Combined XI: Liverpool vs. Chelsea
Ahead of Chelsea's Premier League trip to face Liverpool at Anfield this weekend, Sports Mole selects the strongest combined XI from the two squads.
Nov 24, 13:41
Chelsea winger Willian in action during his side's Premier League clash with Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on January 14, 2017
Result: Chelsea progress in Champions League with Qarabag win
Chelsea book their place in the last 16 of the Champions League with a 4-0 win over 10-man Qarabag FK in Baku.
Nov 22, 18:50
Antonio Conte cuts a frustrated figure during the Champions League group game between Roma and Chelsea on October 31, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Qarabag contest is biggest of our season'
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte claims that his side's Champions League clash with Qarabag is their biggest game of the season so far.
Nov 20, 15:48
Tiemoue Bakayoko and N'Golo Kante deny all knowledge as Raheem Sterling goes down during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on September 30, 2017
Tiemoue Bakayoko: 'N'Golo Kante not better than me'
Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko insists that club teammate N'Golo Kante is 'no better than him' after missing out on the latest France squad.
Nov 13, 14:44
N'Golo Kante and Nemanja Matic in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on November 5, 2017
Gary Neville: 'Manchester United killed in midfield'
Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville claims that the Red Devils were "killed in midfield" during Sunday's 1-0 defeat at Chelsea.
Nov 6, 15:57
Alvaro Morata scores the opener during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on November 5, 2017
Result: Chelsea dent Manchester United title hopes with win at Stamford Bridge
Alvaro Morata scores the only goal of the game as Chelsea beat Manchester United 1-0 at Stamford Bridge to restore the nine-point gap to leaders Manchester City.
Nov 5, 18:24
Antonio Conte cuts a frustrated figure during the Champions League group game between Roma and Chelsea on October 31, 2017
Team News: David Luiz dropped by Chelsea for Manchester United visit
Chelsea defender David Luiz has been dropped by manager Antonio Conte as Manchester United travel to Stamford Bridge.
Nov 5, 15:34
N'Golo Kante in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: 'I will take no risks on N'Golo Kante'
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte suggests that N'Golo Kante will only return to his squad when the midfielder has fully recovered from a hamstring injury.
Nov 3, 14:21
Mike Jones stands between Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte during the FA Cup quarter-final between Chelsea and Manchester United on March 13, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 3, 11:20
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Combined XI: Chelsea vs. Manchester United
Ahead of Sunday's Premier League showdown between Chelsea and Manchester United, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the two squads.
Nov 3, 10:12
Nemanja Matic in action during the Champions League game between Manchester United and Basel on September 12, 2017
Phil Neville: 'Whoever sold Nemanja Matic to Manchester United needs sacking'
Selling Nemanja Matic to Manchester United in the summer is the key reason behind why Chelsea have struggled for momentum in 2017-18, according to Phil Neville.
Nov 1, 14:52
Chelsea's N'Golo Kante in action against Watford during the Premier League match on May 15, 2017
Team News: N'Golo Kante fails to make Chelsea squad ahead of Roma trip
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante fails to make the matchday squad ahead of their Champions League encounter away to Roma.
Oct 31, 18:54
Davide Zappacosta plays air guitar with Kevin Strootman during the Champions League group game between Chelsea and Roma on October 18, 2017
Preview: Roma vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a preview of Chelsea's Champions League Group C visit to face Roma at the Stadio Olimpico.
Oct 30, 11:43
Tiemoue Bakayoko and N'Golo Kante deny all knowledge as Raheem Sterling goes down during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on September 30, 2017
Antonio Conte keen to get N'Golo Kante back to full fitness
Antonio Conte believes that Chelsea have learned to adapt without N'Golo Kante available, but is still keen to get his influential midfielder back from injury.
Oct 28, 09:34
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Antonio Conte defends record after Chelsea's slow start to season
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte takes a defensive approach when asked to assess his side's start to the campaign, insisting that the champions remain in a good position.
Oct 27, 14:40
Tiemoue Bakayoko and N'Golo Kante deny all knowledge as Raheem Sterling goes down during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on September 30, 2017
N'Golo Kante in contention to return for Roma clash
N'Golo Kante could make his return against Roma next week after spending a month out injured, but Chelsea will be without the midfielder at Bournemouth.
Oct 27, 14:28
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter at the Vitality Stadium between Bournemouth and Chelsea.
Oct 26, 17:43
Hornets players complain to Jon Moss after Pedro nets the opener during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Watford on October 21, 2017
Result: Chelsea strike late to beat Watford
Chelsea come from 2-1 behind to record a 4-2 victory over Watford in Saturday afternoon's pulsating Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.
Oct 21, 14:33
Tiemoue Bakayoko in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on August 20, 2017
Tiemoue Bakayoko: 'My style is different to that of Nemanja Matic'
Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko insists that he is not trying to copy the style of former Blues man Nemanja Matic.
Oct 21, 09:51
N'Golo Kante in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante on track for early return'
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says that midfielder N'Golo Kante's hamstring injury is less severe than first feared.
Oct 20, 15:05
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte on the sidelines in the match against Burnley on February 12, 2017
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: 'I won't rush return of Danny Drinkwater'
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says that he will not rush the return of Danny Drinkwater, who is still recovering from a calf injury.
Oct 20, 14:22
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte on the sidelines in the match against Burnley on February 12, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea are struggling for midfielders'
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says that Cesc Fabregas could be the only senior midfielder to make the squad for the Premier League fixture with Watford.
Oct 20, 13:47
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea are always playing the same players'
Antonio Conte is unhappy at being unable to rotate his squad after David Luiz was forced off injured during Chelsea's 3-3 draw against Roma in the Champions League.
Oct 18, 22:43
Antonio Conte orders the gabagool during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Antonio Conte 'laid into Chelsea players after Crystal Palace defeat'
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte reportedly launched an angry tirade at his players after the team were stunned by Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Oct 16, 21:54
Gary Cahill celebrates with a chilled-out Antonio Conte after the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Roma
Sports Mole previews Wednesday evening's Champions League group-stage tie between Chelsea and Roma at Stamford Bridge.
Oct 16, 14:06
Victor Moses in action for Chelsea on October 1, 2016
Chelsea midfielder Victor Moses ruled out for a month?
Chelsea midfielder Victor Moses will reportedly miss the next month of action after sustaining a hamstring injury against Crystal Palace.
Oct 16, 12:12
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Thibaut Courtois: 'Chelsea have no excuses for Crystal Palace defeat'
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois insists that the Blues can have no excuses for their 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Oct 16, 11:26



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2Manchester UnitedMan Utd17122337112638
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4Tottenham HotspurSpurs1794430141631
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17West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom172871222-1014
18Crystal Palace173591228-1614
19West Ham UnitedWest Ham173591432-1814
20Swansea CitySwansea173311922-1312
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