N’Golo Kante is set to sign a new contract in Chelsea which will double his salary according to reports.

It was reported in the summer that Chelsea would stave off any potential interest in Kante — by Paris Saint-Germain in the time — by which makes him their highest-paid participant .

And it now appears that those reports have been back up with yet more that he will stay at Stamford Bridge and signal new provisions.

The asserts that Kante has advised the Blues that he is pleased with the £300,000-a-week contract on the table.

Chelsea are &rsquo lsquo; confident that formalities will be completed; with the contract now from the ‘hands of lawyers’.

Kante has been earning around & pound ; since joining Chelsea in Leicester City in 2016.

While he won the World Cup with France kante won back-to-back Premier League names with Leicester and Chelsea.

His brilliant performances have lasted this year and he won praise from legendary Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta.