The 27-year-old midfielder showcased his imperious performances in Russian Federation as Les Bleus went all the way to taste World Cup success.
Thomas Tuchel is eager to bring some of his own players in to the club after he was appointed manager earlier in the summer, with only Gianluigi Buffon joining on a free transfer so far.
2018 FIFA World Cup victor N'Golo Kante set to overtake Eden Hazard as Chelsea as the best player with a new £290,000-a-week contract offer by the dethroned Premier League Champions. Should he sign the new contract, he will eclipse Hazard, who is on £220,000-a-week, as the club's highest earner.
The Spanish coach said: 'Pogba is a great player, who is on another team and we are always very respectful of the players on other teams.
While Hazard is at the ideal time for a contract extension, with two years left to run on his current deal, Kante is actually ahead of schedule.
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The approach known as "Sarri-ball" will grace Stamford Bridge this season as the Blues move away from a mainly defensive outlook. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been urged to smile more by one of the club's former players.
Kante's stock is at its highest after an unforgettable summer and no doubt Maurizio Sarri will want to build his midfield around the 27-year old, having already added Jorginho to the mix.
Manchester United are set for big changes, according to the latest transfer rumours.
The Swede was linked with a move away from Old Trafford whether temporary or permanent but nothing came of it. The French attacker didn't get back out to rejoin United's pre-season tour of USA.
Manchester United are still thought to be on the lookout for a number of new signings this summer as they bid to try and build a squad capable of winning the Premier League next season.