Chelsea star N’Golo Kante steals the show for France with brilliant passing stats

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Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante stole the show in France’s draw with the Ivory Coast with an impressive 96.4% passing accuracy score.

France's midfielder N'Golo Kante kicks the ball next to Ivory Coast's midfielder Cheick Doukoure during the friendly football match France vs Ivory Coast on November 15, 2016 at the Bollaert stadium in Lens. / AFP / FRANCK FIFE (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

The Frenchman played 90 minutes as Didier Deschamps’ side were frusrtated in a 0-0 draw against their African opponents.

Kante, 25, has been a huge part of Chelsea’s revival over the last six weeks and he’s equally trusted within Deschamps’ France set-up.

The defensive midfielder lined up in a three-man midfield alongside Paul Pogba and Adrien Rabiot in the first half before slotting in alongside Moussa Sissoko after the break.

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Despite a host of changes throughout the match, Kante remained consisted and finished the match with a 96.4% passing accuracy.

As well as being France’s main outlet from midfield, Kante made five tackles and eight interceptions in an impressive performance.

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