Eden Hazard to move to Real Madrid after 2018 FIFA World Cup. There are speculations that Chelsea Eden Hazard will Move to Spain due to a disappointing campaign last season with Chelsea. Chelsea did not qualify for 2018/2019 UEFA Champions League tournament since the finished outside top four last season.
Eden Hazard has been reportedly linked with the Spanish Club. The Blues Boss has commented on this speculation.
Antonio Conte insists that Chelsea should not sell Eden Hazard if they want to compete for trophies in the future.
Eden Hazard is reportedly willing to join Real Madrid, and Hazard’s father fueled the speculation over the attacker by claiming that his son had rejected a contract extension at Chelsea amid continued links with the Spanish club.
However, Talksportandhealth gist understands that Eden Hazard, who has more than two years in his current contract, the club has not offered a new contract.
“We are talking about an important player for us,” said Conte.
“It will be very important to continue with this type of players, especially for their ambition to try to compete for something important.
“It’s important to try to build and improve your team, strengthen and not sell the best players.”
When asked if Hazard could be looking to move to Spain to be with his family, Conte said: “I do not know about this.
“When you’re in a big club and you trust the project, you want to stay in. This is a private conversation between the player, the agent and the club”.
“If you ask me, I’m sure he’ll stay.”
Antonio Conte also dismissed speculation about the future of Eden Hazard as a “private” affair and says he is “proud to have Hazard” on the Chelsea team.
“My answer is always the same,” Conte added. “This is a private discussion between the club and the player and the player’s agent, I am proud to have him in my squad and to work with him”.
“He’s a good guy and he has a lot of room to improve and become one of the best players in the world.”
“But on this subject, I repeat, this must be a private conversation.”
Hazard himself even made a comment about a potential move to Real Madrid, he was quoted saying: “If I stay then it would be because they are going to improve on last season.
“I am not going to remain if they are going to be worse.
“Real Madrid could be interesting for me as everyone knows. They know what they have to do if they want me.”
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