Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante has been nominated for the FIFA’s Men Player of the Year award 2016.
N’Golo Kante is one of 23 players in contention for the award. The list of 23 players was drawn up by experts from the FIFA Football Committee.
Kante had a wonderful 2016 and since moving to Chelsea this summer, he has continued his brilliant form for the Blues.
Kante scored his first Chelsea goal against Manchester United as Chelsea demolished rivals Manchester United 4-0.
Kante has also been nominated for the Premier League Player of the Month alongside Eden Hazard and Diego Costa after brilliant performances for Chelsea in the month of October.
The FIFA Player of the Year 2016 will be announced on 9 January.