Much has been said about the impact French midfielder, N’Golo Kante has had on the English game. The defensive midfielder has reinvented the role of the defensive midfield destroyer, consistently outwitting opposition players with his tireless running, interception skills and extraordinary tackling rate.
The Chelsea midfielder joined from Leicester at the beginning of the season and has been hailed as one key ingredient in Chelsea’s likely capture of the Premier League at the end of the season.
It is believed Arsenal are also set to launch a bid for a similar type of player. Everton midfielder, Idrissa Gueye had been rumored to be on The Gunners shortlist, but now it is believed that Arsene Wenger has turned his sights on Leicester City’s Wilfred Ndidi, in a bid to make the Arsenal team more formidable next season and turn them into serious title contender, according to reports.
Wenger has identified Nigerian international, Ndidi as the man to offer steel to his midfield next season after being impressed with the man brought in by Claudio Ranieri to replace Kante at Leicester City, Ndidi, 20 is being monitored by the league’s best teams as his signing has revived Leicester’s floundering season since he signed in January.
He scored a Goal of the Season contender with a powerful shot against Stoke City which ensured that The Foxes registered their fifth straight win under caretaker manager, Craig Shakespeare.