Reports have emerged that Chelsea offered their Superstar midfielder to longtime admirers and UEFA champions league winners Real Madrid.
According to a Spanish Newspaper Marca, the 2018 FA Cup winners “offered Eden Hazard to Real Madrid before the Champions League final in May.”
Without a lot of certainty lingering around Stamford Bridge with the ever unending rumors of the imminent departure of manager Antonio Conte and lack of transfer business may force the Belgian midfielder to leave this summer.
The 27-year-old sensational playmaker is a long-term target for Real Madrid, who will be under the tutelage of Julen Lopetegui next season.
Meanwhile, club owner Roman Abramovich has had his investor’s visa not renewed and has since halted all plans of a £1bn Stamford Bridge redevelopment.
Nonetheless, it’s also reported that that the Russian Billionaire is interested in bringing former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri to replace Antonio Conte, who they have to compensate with £9m for his contract that expires in 2019.