France Football has officially revealed that ranking of the best players in the world in the Ballon d’Or ceremony today where 30 players were competing for the Ballon d’Or award.
Chelsea’s midfielder, N’Golo Kante has shined with the Blues and was able to help them win their second Premier League title in three years, and it was his second consecutive Premier League title after winning it with Leicester City.
France Football has ranked the French midfielder has been ranked as the 8th best player in the world, heading the ranking of several world class players such as Luiz Suarez, Antoine Griezmann, Paulo Dybala, Kevin De Bruyne, Robert Lewandowski, Toni Kroos, and many world-class players.
Ranking the 8th is something that rarely happens in the Ballon d’Or for a defensive midfielder, which such ranks are reserved usually for the attacking players.
N’Golo Kante has been chosen as the best player in the Premier League last season as well where he helped his team, Chelsea, win the Premier League and reach the FA Cup final.
Congrats to N’Golo Kante!