My Profile

Kante is an animal that never stops running – Zappacosta

Tue 25 May 2021 | 14:59

Chelsea loanee praises the Blues’ French midfielder.

N'Golo Kante


Leicester City

five years ago to join


, helping them in grabbing the Premier League title. Kante also played his part in France’s glorious run and winning the 2018 World Cup.

Former Kante teammate

Davide Zappacosta

, who plays for Genoa on loan from Chelsea, has praised the France international in an interview with

Stats Perform

, marking him as an ‘exceptional player’.

"What makes him so appreciated is his natural goodness and being genuine,"

Zappacosta said.

"This kind of player conquers our hearts and is respected by all of us. Honestly, outside of the pitch, he is professional and calm; on it, he transforms.

"It's like he suffers from a double personality syndrome. Outside the pitch, he is so calm, and then on it, he becomes an animal that never stops running and is tough in duels.

"But he is an exceptional player and a very good chap."

source: SportMob