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Chelsea ‘supplied Eden Hazard switch’ to end Real Madrid nightmare

Eden Hazard has been supplied to former membership Chelsea by ‘intermediaries’, in accordance to experiences in Spain.

Hazard spent seven profitable years at Stamford Bridge, serving to the membership win two Premier League titles, earlier than leaving to be part of Real Madrid in a reported £89m switch.



However, the Belgian has struggled on the Bernabeu, with accidents limiting him to simply 43 appearances in all competitions throughout two seasons.

In comparability, Hazard made a complete of 52 appearances for Chelsea in his remaining season on the membership.

Now, in accordance to a report from AS, the concept of Hazard returning to Stamford Bridge has been proposed to the Blues.



Eden Hazard has been linked with a possible return to Chelsea

It is acknowledged that it’s ‘intermediaries’ who’re elevating the potential for a transfer, with the potential deal mentioned to be a ‘very tough risk’.

Madrid are nonetheless paying off Hazard’s switch price within the type of €20m of amortization funds each summer season and they might want to recoup at the very least €60m (£51m) to keep away from making a loss, an quantity Chelsea deem to be ‘very excessive’.

Chelsea, in the meantime, are prioritising a transfer for a centre-forward this summer season, with Erling Haaland their high switch goal.

Manager Thomas Tuchel already has the likes of Christian Pulisic, Mason Mount, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Hakim Ziyech, Kai Havertz and Timo Werner who can function in an analogous position to Hazard.

However, the Belgium worldwide ‘maintains an excellent relationship’ with various his former teammates and is claimed that though the transfer is ‘sophisticated’, it ‘wouldn’t be badly acquired’ by Chelsea.

New Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti has backed Hazard to rediscover his type subsequent season, telling reporters: “[Hazard] is a player who has not fulfilled his full potential but is going to fulfill it. It may be his year to exploit it, with confidence.”

Hazard has additionally mentioned he’s trying ahead to working with Ancelotti, saying throughout Euro 2020: “Everyone at Real Madrid knows what Ancelotti has brought to the club.

“He received the Champions League with this group and he is aware of plenty of the gamers.

“We know that he is a coach with a lot of experience. He knows the city and the fans. I think we can do great things together.

“I do not know him personally, however from what I’ve heard of him he is a really good one who simply needs to win, and that is what all of us need.

“We’ll have the chance to work together. It’s good news for me.”


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