The Ligue 1 champions are interested in bringing the player back to France after an impressive World Cup.
Barcelona are another club to have shown an interest in Kante but he is an unrealistic target for the Catalans at this stage.
The story says that a deal for Mina to move to Manchester United has been discussed and an agreement on a fee of around £36m could be reached before the transfer deadline next week. It was not a surprise to see him perform well at this level in the global game.
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Interest in the Colombia global has greatly increased since the 2018 World Cup, where the centre-back impressed for his country on their run to the last-16 of the tournament by scoring three goals.
According to Sky Sports, the Colombian could potentially move to Old Trafford for around £30m - less than half of the £65m which United were prepared to spend on Maguire.
The transfer window approaches its final days and a number of interesting rumors have been circulating as major clubs prepare for the 2018-2019 season.
"I think perhaps United wanted to make trouble before our game!"
The German said it was "not fair" to talk about players at other clubs, which could be construed as a patronising attempt not to boast about the fact he is about to sign Chelsea's most important player.