The France international has been a vital player in the club’s starting XI ever since he joined from Leicester City in 2016 for a reported fee of £30 million
“I’m happy to extend my time with Chelsea, it has been two beautiful years and I wish for more to come. Since I came, I completely improved as a player, challenged myself and got some awards I never thought about. I like the city, I like the club and I am happy to be here for more time,” the 27-year-old told Chelsea’s official website
Kante is the 3rd Chelsea first team player to sign a new deal this season. Pedro was the first one and he was followed by left-back, Marcos Alonso.