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MetiNews.Com - .com - Tuchel has used Kante, in part due to his ongoing fitness struggles, sparingly during the early stages of his reign.
Breaking News ! N’Golo Kante believes the role Thomas Tuchel has him playing is the “best way” for him and for Chelsea. Tuchel has used Kante, in part due to his ongoing fitness struggles, sparingly during the early stages of his reign. FEATURE: From bit-part to centre stage: Six key fringe players for the run-in But Kante has started the three of Chelsea’s last five games, thriving in the ‘double six’ role alongside Jorginho or Mateo Kovacic. “It’s a position I have played many times, here, at Leicester and in the national team,” Kante said when asked if Tuchel was using him in his best role. “It’s not only the best way for me to play but for the team. It is good for me to play with someone who stays when I go forward, or I stay when he goes forward.” Tuchel made a point of stressing his delight at finally getting to work with Kante, whom he had “fought” to sign during his time with PSG. Kante was unsettled during Maurizio Sarri’s reign when the Italian attempted to reinvent the player in a more attacking role. But Kante insists he never thought about leaving Chelsea amid PSG’s interest. He said: “I knew in the past there was some contact with Paris Saint-Germain when he was the manager, but it was not something I wanted. It did not happen because I was happy at Chelsea and I stayed here.
. When injury comes, you play two weeks, and then you get injured, it’s not the best.
“You don’t feel like you are giving the best to the club or your team-mates. You can learn from these times to appreciate more the time you are fit, when you can play and train with your team-mates.
“When I have been injured it’s a period of reflection of what you can do better. I realise now it’s better to take more time to recover. I speak with the medical staff to get the best out of me for the team. This is something I have learned.
“I am happy now to feel good. We have played so many games in a short time, so injury can come back, but we try to prevent more injuries. I have learned when you are not ready, take more time because that will help the team more.”
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