Madrid Reserve Shirt Number For Hazard

Arnold Nichols
August 8, 2018

And what makes the news even more believable is the fact that Real Madrid talisman Cristiano Ronaldo left the Los Blancos to join Serie A champions Juventus.

Chelsea, under new manager Maurizio Sarri, wouldn't want to lose Hazard but the World Cup Golden Ball runner-up seems to be looking for fresh challenges and an offer Real as Ronaldo's replacement might be too good to refuse.

"I would like to meet these players face to face, talk to them and understand what the best thing to do would be for everyone".

"I would love us to start well and we are all very excited to start this new adventure", said Zola, who has had management experience in England with West Ham, Watford and Birmingham.

"Clearly we would always like to keep all the strongest players".

Chelsea winger Hazard fueled rumors that he could be heading out of Stamford Bridge this summer after hinting that people know what his preferred destination is next season.

"The players you are referring to are very high level players and I would like to keep them in my squad", said the Italian at his unveiling.

With 21 days left on the current window before the new campaign, Chelsea are not ready to lose the services of the playmaker who had a decent World Cup kin Russian Federation. "But I feel happy at Chelsea, it's not that I necessarily want to leave".

Chelsea were keen on landing the 29-year-old.

The Blues suffered from the Premier League title curse last season after winning the trophy under ex-manager Antonio Conte back in 2016/17.

"I don't think they can get that money from Real Madrid". During this six-year period, the Belgian worldwide got noted as one of the best players, not just in the Premier League but across Europe as well.

The Sunday Express ran a similar story, reporting that Chelsea will not sell the Belgian unless they decide they want to.

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