Eden Hazard: Chelsea superstar confirms his departure from Chelsea to Real Madrid after the Europa league final victory against Arsenal.
Chelsea thrashed Arsenal by 4-1 in the Europa league final, and the man of the night was undoubtedly Eden Hazard. The Belgian superstar nailed two goals past his city rivals to win the European silverware.
Although, it was reported that this could be the final game for Eden Hazard as a Blue, if its true, then it was the ideal farewell, one can imagine.
Coming to his departure from Chelsea after seven years of service. Hazard revealed his plans for the following season as he interacted just after the final whistle.
“I’ve made my decision and I told Chelsea two weeks ago. I’m just waiting on both clubs to decide now. I think it’s goodbye. I’ve done this for 7 years and now it’s time for a new challenge.” said Eden Hazard to BT Sport.
Therefore, it is confirmed that the 28-year-old goalkeeper will leave Chelsea in coming days, and is waiting for both the parties to arrive at the final negotiations.
Chelsea fans would be heartbroken after this update, as the player has been very crucial and favourite among the fans ever since he arrived at the Stamford bridge.
It is further reported that Real Madrid is expected to pay £115 million to hire the Belgian International from Chelsea.
Nevertheless, official announcements are yet to be made by either of the clubs as this transfer saga is coming towards its last phase.
How twitter reacted
— Abhinandan Chowdhury (@abhinandan0211) May 29, 2019
‘I think it’s goodbye’
Eden Hazard appears to confirm his exit from Chelsea this summer
— MailOnline Sport (@MailSport) May 29, 2019
Real Madrid fans:pic.twitter.com/XqWPTke4tR
— Omoniyi Israel (@omoissyy) May 29, 2019
— Hadi Mohtar (@ady0206) May 29, 2019
— Rao (@CasualRao) May 29, 2019
— jemirin david (@corydavee) May 29, 2019
Chelsea completed their season with a joyful note after struggling throughout the season. Further, the Blues will face Kawasaki Frontale in their first off-season friendly.