- Eden Hazard could agree a deal to become a Real Madrid player in a matter of days
- This follows report from Spanish newspaper Marca that Hazard is to about complete a £86million move to Real Madrid
- The Belgian play-maker has registered 16 goals and 12 assists in the Premier League this season
Reports in Spain have it that Chelsea star Eden Hazard will complete a £86million move to La Liga giants Real Madrid ‘within a matter of days’.
According to Dailymail, citing Spanish newspaper Marca, the Belgian playmaker’s soon-to-be announced move to the Bernabeu will make him Real Madrid’s third signing ahead of next season.
Already this season, Real Madrid have agreed deals for Eder Militao and Rodrygo Goes as Zinedine Zidane plans a squad overhaul for next season.
It is believed that Chelsea were demanding £170m-plus for Hazard last summer but Real Madrid failed to meet the club’s demands.
However, discussions between the Blues and Real Madrid have blossomed overtime, this is evident in the loan move of Mateo Kovacic.
That relationship has also enabled Real Madrid to talk Chelsea down to a fee in the region of £86m for Hazard who has just one year remaining on his contract.
Chelsea also seem ready to allow Hazard leave after they completed the signing of Christian Pulisic from Borussia Dortmund earlier this season.
Eden Hazard has registered 16 goals and 12 assists in the Premier League this season.
Earlier, Legit.ng reported that fans of Chelsea football club have activated their happy mode, following their star player Eden Hazard’s response, after being asked which colour of jersey he prefers between Chelsea’s blue or Real Madrid’s white.
Speaking in a quick fire interview with Belgian newspaper HLN and quoted by Daily Mail, Hazard revealed his loyalty to the Blues. Asked by the reporter, Chelsea blue or Real Madrid white? Hazard replied ‘Blue’.
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