Abramovich ready to sell Hazard to Real Madrid
Chelsea billionaire owner, Roman Abramovich, is resigned to losing Eden Hazard to Real Madrid this summer, AS reports.
Hazard has developed into one of the finest players in Europe, since he joined the Blues from Lille in 2012.
The Belgium captain has gone on to win two Premier League titles, the Europa League and the FA Cup with the Stamford Bridge.
Real have held interest in Hazard for a number of years and returning manager Zinedine Zidane is a huge admirer.
On Monday, it was reported that Chelsea had rejected an opening offer from Real Madrid to sign Hazard. But AS claims the Premier League club are preparing for Hazard’s departure, knowing they will be unable to resist Real’s approaches at the end of the season.
It is claimed owner Abramovich and transfer chief and Marina Granovskaia have both accepted Hazard is leaving Stamford Bridge for his dream club.