If it were necessary to designate a « flop » on the transfer market in recent years, the name of Eden Hazard necessarily stands out. Recruited against a check for 160 million euros including bonuses from Chelsea, the Belgian striker was at the peak of his career and was expected to splash the White House with his talent, adding to an already well offensive sector. provided in quality and quantity with the Benzema, Vinicius Jr or even Rodrygo. But History has decided otherwise for the native of La Louvière.
Indeed, on its official website, the RMFC announced this Saturday at the start of the evening the departure of its Belgian international: “Real Madrid CF and Eden Hazard have reached an agreement whereby the player will leave the club from June 30, 2023. Real Madrid would like to express their affection for Eden Hazard and wish him and his entire family the best of luck in this new stage.” But the reception of Athletic Club, which will be the last game of the season in the league, could not be only his last game at Real…
Hazard is considering retirement
However, during his four seasons spent with the residents of the Santiago-Bernabéu, it was not just a question of the sporting choices of his coaches, but much more a physical concern for the former Red Devil with 126 caps (33 goals ). Because yes, the 32-year-old winger has missed no less than 77 matches due to numerous injuries (16 different and a contraction of the coronavirus), and has only defended the merengue jersey 76 times in all competitions since his arrival. in Madrid in the summer of 2019.
Indeed, while the Spanish press only announced a departure a year before the end of his contract – expiring in June 2024, the former Chelsea and LOSC striker would even think of ending his professional career, according to the latest indiscretions from The Athletic. Information that we are able to confirm to you, despite the steps taken by MLS and Saudi Arabia… coach Carlo Ancelotti, who has only used it 10 times this season. A complicated end for the jewel Ederzinho…