Kante has shown his real quality this season and Lampard is thrilled with his performance.
has been in a good form recently which is exactly what
wants to see from him and he is thrilled with his captain’s performance.
Here is what Lampard said aboutKante
: "I'm really, really happy with how he’s playing.
"Last year he missed 50 per cent of the games with injuries, he had a tough time for different reasons and we are working very hard on that to get him as fit and fresh [as possible].
"Now we are managing his training and game time, but his levels of performances are really high."
"I keep saying every time I get asked about N'Golo that I have so much faith in him and the top midfield player that he is in world football," said the Chelsea boss. "Not just at breaking up and winning balls back, as we know that is a huge quality of his, but his passing and supporting in midfield and playing in that deeper role now."
And about the distance Kante runs in games: "We're very aware and we keep check on his training and his numbers and how much distance he travels, because every time you train and allow him off the leash in training he makes ridiculous output because that’s the way he plays," Lampard said.
"We are very careful with that and at the minute we are in a good place and hopefully that continues."