Man United and Chelsea both in race to sign Premier League star – report

Manchester United and Chelsea are both keen to sign N'Golo Kante from Leicester City this summer, say reports

Manchester United and Chelsea will face competition from Real Madrid to sign N’Golo Kante from Leicester City this summer, according to reports.

Both United and Chelsea are on the lookout for significant reinforcements this summer as they prepare for their first seasons under new manager next term.

Jose Mourinho is believed to be keen to bolster his midfield options, while Antonio Conte is also looking to strengthen ahead of his first season in charge at Stamford Bridge.

Now, The Sun is reporting that Real Madrid have begun to express an interest in bringing Kante to Spain following his sparkling performances for Leicester last season as the Foxes won the Premier League.

The same report goes on to say that Kante is believed to have a £20m release clause in his contract with the Foxes.

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Leicester are said to be desperate to hold on to their star players this summer but could struggle to fend off interest from the top clubs.

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