Watch: N’Golo Kante skill leaves Kurt Zouma gobsmacked

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Kurt Zouma's reaction to N'Golo Kante's nutmeg on Son Heung-min was hard to ignore

Kurt Zouma couldn’t believe his eyes as he saw his compatriot N’Golo Kante turn into a silk-dealer in front of him during the pre-season friendly against Tottenham Hotspur.

The Chelsea defender got quite shellshocked to see the midfield dynamo nutmeg Spurs’ South Korean star Son Heung-min during the first half at Stamford Bridge last night.

Chelsea’s 2-2 draw against their London rivals was a N’Golo Kante masterclass as the Frenchman seemed to pick up right where he left off last season.

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The former Leicester City player helped Chelsea pick up the pieces in midfield – constantly winning second balls.

The ever-dynamic Kante was at his brilliant best even in the friendly outing, as the Spurs midfield could not get near him throughout the opening 45 minutes – and he made the difference between the sides show with a brilliant tackle to turn the ball over for a fast counter for the Blues.

Though, it was his trickery against Son Heung-min that left Zouma more impressed –

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By Surjit Patowary

Extremely passionate, detail-oriented when it comes to football. Obsessed with the news. Fact-checking is life!

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