The Frenchman has been in exceptional form since the arrival of Thomas Tuchel, and he has played a big part in their Champions League win this season.
The midfielder has picked up multiple man-of-the-match awards on his way to Champions League glory, and it is hardly surprising that the Blues want to secure his long term future.
Kante is undoubtedly Chelsea’s best midfielder right now, and the Blues must look to build their side around him.
The 30-year-old still has a lot to offer at the highest level, and the Chelsea manager will be hoping that the Frenchman can help him win the Premier League title now.
Kante has been a revelation ever since his move to English football. He has won the Premier League with Leicester City and Chelsea. Now he has managed to win the elusive Champions League as well.
It will be interesting to see if the midfielder can help France win the European Championships in the summer, having helped them win the World Cup in 2018.
The Chelsea star is one of the best players in his position, and the fans will be delighted to see that the club are looking to keep him for as long as possible with a new deal.
The Blues must hold on to players like him if they want to challenge the likes of Manchester City for the league title next season.