Thomas Tuchel reveals Chelsea’s own Lionel Messi

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Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has named the Chelsea player that is as influential as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Asked if N’Golo Kante is as influential as someone Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, Tuchel responded, as per Football London: “He is a top player. If you have N’Golo, you have something everyone is looking for.

“You have everything that you need in midfield with work rate, intensity, ball wins, skilful play, off the ball, with the ball, dribbling and even a goal.

“I see this every day in training and it is hard to believe how good he is. He doesn’t make a fault in ball wins. He plays excellent in every possession game in training. He is a unique guy.

“There’s no more words needed from me. We have a strong midfield together with Jorgi and Kova in the second half. N’Golo is N’Golo. He is fantastic.”

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