Chelsea signed N’Golo Kante from Leicester ultimate summer season and are reportedly already eyeing his long-term alternative.
French newspaper Le Parisien declare 14-year-old Caen striker Elye Wahi has stuck the attention of Blues scouts.
And he’s mentioned to percentage most of the identical traits as Kante, being dubbed his “little brother”.
The youngster grew up in the similar Paris suburb of Courcouronnes and performed for native novice membership JS Suresnes, similar to the midfielder.
The main distinction of their sport is Wahi is aware of the place the online is and scored a staggering 89 targets ultimate season in Caen’s formative years set-up.
He has since been promoted to their Under-17s the place he has begun to draw the eye of Chelsea and different European giants.
However, the Blues must wait if they’re to signal Wahi who isn’t eligible to transport to the Premier League till he turns 16.
“I be mindful a fit in opposition to Racing the place Elye scored 5 targets. He even hit the crossbar from midfield,” JS Suresnes formative years trainer Piotr Wojtyna mentioned.
“He is a phenomenon in relation to his age. He is able to make a difference at any time with the ball.”
And when requested if Wahi or Kante used to be the largest ability, he added: “Golo used to be a huge guy with nice intelligence.
“Elye is a coarse diamond that will have to development the psychological aspect of his sport.
“This child has a present, I best hope he’ll now not smash it as a result of he has an extended method to pass”