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Kante beats Alexis Sanchez and Diego Costa to London Player of the Year award


The French midfielder is the London Player of the Year.

the 25-year-old won the award in competition with the likes of Dele Alli, Alexis Sanchez, Danny Rose and his team-mate Diego Costa.

N’Golo Kante was a key player in Leicester’s shocking title campaign last season. He proved to be crucial at Stamford Bridge as well, making 30 appearances in all competitions and scoring once.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte was also in the spotlight. The Italian received the award for the best manager in London.

The former Juventus manager lead the Blues to 20 victories from 26 matches thus far this season. Chelsea are 10 points clear of second-placed Spurs. Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino was also in competition for the award.