The European football governing body UEFA has reacted to French national team star N'golo Kante's excellent performance for Thomas Tuchel led Chelsea football club on Wednesday night, in their convincing victory over Atletico Madrid at Stamford Bridge in the Champions League.
The former Leicester City Football club of England Midfield maestro was at his best for the former English Premier League Champions in the return leg of the Champions League, as he took charge of the game with his outstanding performance on the pitch.
Kante was started in the midfield by coach Thomas Tuchel in place of suspended Italian star Jorginho, and he was able to impress, as he put on the man of the match display in the encounter.
Goals from Moroccan Winger Hakim Ziyech and a late goal from substitute Emerson Palmieri were enough to give Thomas Tuchel led Chelsea football club the deserved victory, and to extend their unbeaten run of form under the German tactician.
N'golo Kante's excellent performance against Atletico Madrid made him to win the Player of the Match award from UEFA immediately after the end of the match.
Reacting to N'golo Kante's classic performance after winning the Player of the Match award in Chelsea's 2-0 victory over Atletico Madrid, UEFA posted on their verified Instagram handle that;
"🔵 N'golo Kante is rewarded for dominant display with UEFA Champions League Player of the Match award 🥇."
The French Midfielder was superb for the English Premier League giants on the pitch throughout the entire duration, and he was rewarded with the player of the Match award by UEFA after the end of the game.
Congratulations to N'golo Kante on his Player of the Match award in Chelsea's convincing victory over Atletico Madrid.
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