Transfer gossip: Kante reportedly set for Chelsea medical

A round-up of the latest transfer speculation involving Chelsea…

RMC have reported that Leicester midfielder N’Golo Kante is on the verge of completing a move to Chelsea.

The French radio station say Kante is poised to sign a five-year contract with the Blues and is expected to undergo a medical in the next 48 hours.

Meanwhile, Chelsea have told Nemanja Matic they do not want him to leave despite enquiries from Manchester United and Juventus, the Daily Mail say

Nemanja Matic of Chelsea
Matic attracted some criticism for his performances last season

The 27-year-old midfielder is said to be keen to join former Blues boss Jose Mourinho at United.

But the Mail claim Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has told Matic he wants him to stay at the club.