Chelsea sign Kante from Leicester City
The 25-year-old has put pen to paper at Stamford Bridge ahead of the new season and has revealed his excitement ahead of joining up with his new team-mates Chelsea have announced the signing of N'Golo Kante on a five-year deal, with the France international arriving from Premier League champions Leicester City. Speaking to the club's website as the move was completed, the midfielder said: "The opportunity to work with Antonio Conte, a brilliant coach, and some of the best players in the world was simply too good to turn down. "My first season in English football was very special and now I hope to go on to achieve even more during my time as a Chelsea player. "I am looking forward to meeting up with my new team-mates and helping the club achieve a lot of success." Kante made 37 appearances during Leicester's stunning title-winning campaign and was named in the Premier League PFA Team of the Year.