Florentino Perez And Sergio Ramos Confront Eden Hazard: Both Perez and Ramos were seething with Hazard’s decision to indulge in jokes with Chelsea’s players ensuing the Champions League defeat
Ever since he sealed his dream move to Real Madrid, Eden Hazard’s career has been on a horrid downtick. Far from setting the pitch alight as he was for Chelsea, Hazard has been fraught with injuries during his time at the La Liga club.
Getting a clean bill of health finally, Eden Hazard was entrusted by Zinedine Zidane for the club’s semi-final against Chelsea. Hazard’s knowhow of Chelsea’s players saw him being accorded a place in the playing 11 as Zidane turned to the Belgium captain to spur his side’s attack.
However, Hazard was once again at his dismal and dreary self with the player failing to have any kind of impact on the night. His display irked Real Madrid’s supporters as the club fell to a 2-0 defeat to crash out of the Champions League.
However, more than Hazard’s showing, it were his antics ensuing the defeat which saw him fallout of any kind of favour with his team’s ardent supporters. Hazard was seen indulging in laughs with his old Chelsea counterparts after the defeat, visuals which saw the attacking player be belittled.
Hazard Apologises On Instagram
Such was the backlash directed Hazard’s way that the player was forced to come out with an apology on Instagram. Hazard shared a message on Instagram, one where he apologised to Real Madrid supporters for his casual demeanour proceeding the defeat.
Ramos And Perez Faceoff With Hazard
Despite the public apology, Hazard is yet to once again earn the respect and faith of the bigwigs at Real Madrid. As per Dan Balon, president Florentino Perez and club captain Sergio Ramos are both said to have confronted Hazard over the pictures of him laughing with Kurt Zouma and others.
Hazard’s behaviour is said to be the last straw for his career at Real Madrid. A string of outlets have gone onto report that Real Madrid are looking to offload the outcast come the end of the season with 50 million pounds said to be enough to prize the player away from the La Liga club.