Chelsea star is on the verge agreeing a £300,000 per week contract to make him the highest paid player in the Premier League. As indicated by the ‘Sunday Express’, there are still some minor subtle contract details to settle, but the deal could be announced after the coming international break.
Spanish giants have been on the lookout with a move for the Belgium forward, but their expectations of enticing him to the Bernabeu could turn sour if the Stamford Bridge outfit could keep him down with huge figures
Eden Hazard’s current Chelsea contract, in which he gets £220,000 per week will run out in 2020, but the new contract deal will see him acquire more than Manchester United star Paul Pogba.
The French midfielder earns £290,000 per week, but Chelsea are prepared to do whatever it takes to keep Hazard at Stamford Bridge.