As you and nearly a billion other people settle in to watch Sunday’s World Cup final, pay particular attention to No. 13 for the favored French. He shouldn’t be hard to spot: He will be everywhere at once.
Three years ago, N’Golo Kanté was playing midfield for Caen, a lightly considered team in France’s Ligue 1. He was 24 and his name was on nobody’s lips.
Today, everyone seems to be talking about Kanté, who is an astonishing example for recruiters everywhere of the importance of measuring the right things and the power of