- Eden Hazard has been told by Thibaut Courtois to leave Chelsea this summer
- Courtois who was Hazard's teammate at Stamford Bridge wants a reunion at the Bernabeu
- Hazard has been superb for Chelsea this season in the Premier League scoring 13 goals
Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has praised Chelsea star Eden Hazard as one of the bests in the world and wants his countryman to join him in the Spanish La Liga.
Returnee Los Blancos' manager Zinedine Zidane is expected to be given a £425 million summer transfer kitty in which Eden Hazard and Sadio Mane are among his targets.
Eden Hazard is said to be the No 1 target of the European giants and his move to Madrid could cost as much as £100m.
Recently, Eden Hazard made it clear that he has made up his minds on his future at Chelsea, but the Belgian did not reveal if he wants to leave this summer or stay.
But Thibaut Courtois who spent seven years at Stamford Bridge said: "Hazard is one of my best friends in football.
"I do not know if he's going to sign for Real Madrid, nor do I know if the club wants him.
"For me, he's one of the best in the world and as a friend I would like him to be here,'' Courtois explained according to UK Sun.
Meanwhile, Eden Hazard has played 29 Premier League games this season for Chelsea scoring 13 goals and creating 11 assists.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Real Madrid are reportedly set to splash £425 million on the trio of Paul Pogba, Eden Hazard and Kylian Mbappe in the summer.
According to the report, Los Blancos are keen on Zinedine Zidane rebuilding Real Madrid like the Galaticos squad that ruled the world from 2000 to 2009.
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