The Arsenal is not into the midfielder enough and because of that he opted to join the Chelsea club.


The blues midfielder revealed that the London rivals Arsenal side was interested in him before he joins the Chelsea squad.

In his first year with the Leicester City, the French midfielder won the Premier league crown with them and also he played some pivotal part for them after that The London-based clubs made several approaches for him and in the last year he completed a move to Chelsea for £32million
But back then he has the option to join the London rivals Arsenal club but he opted to join the Blues.

He believes that he felt more wanted at the Chelsea club than other clubs.

He said: "With Arsenal, there was an interest but not a big as other clubs,"

"That is why I didn't go to Arsenal and went to Chelsea."

Right now the Blues are sitting at the top of the table and that decision proved fruitful for him to sign the Chelsea squad.

This season under the New Italian manager the French midfielder has played 29 premier games and they are seven points clear than the second spot.