Eden Hazard drops major hint about his Chelsea future

Eden Hazard hints that he could stay at Chelsea beyond the summer by insisting that he is happy in London

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Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard Photo: The Sport Review

Eden Hazard has dropped a big hint that he will ignore the reported interest from Real Madrid and stay at Chelsea beyond the summer transfer window.

The Belgian playmaker has been in fine form for Chelsea this season and his displays have earned him a nomination for the PFA player of the year award.

Hazard has been touted as a possible transfer target for Real Madrid in recent weeks as the summer window draws ever nearer.

However, the 26-year-old has indicated that he could be happy to stay on at Chelsea beyond the summer by insisting that he feels happy and settled in London.

“It’s not unusual here in London, it’s not as bad as you think,” Hazard told told Derniere Heure.

“Am I playing better than in 2014-15? Impossible to say. I’m enjoying myself on the pitch – that’s for sure.”

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Hazard will be expecting to start for leaders Chelsea when the Blues return to Premier League action with a crunch clash against Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon.

The playmaker has scored 14 goals and made five assists in the Premier League for Chelsea so far this season.

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