Chelsea 'could sign Isco' in player-swap deal, Tottenham eyeing Championship starlet

Florence Fletcher
February 8, 2019

Real failed last summer to lure the Belgium worldwide to the Bernabeu after the World Cup.

Losing an asset as valuable as Hazard - deemed one of the best attacking stars in the world - would not be countenanced at Stamford Bridge.

Real Madrid are reportedly going to push ahead with an offer for Chelsea forward Eden Hazard, which has been dubbed the "Courtois Plan" in Spain.

The 28-year-old Belgium worldwide has been stalling on a new Chelsea contract for over a year now, amid speculation linking him with a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid.

Asensio needs confidence and gametime to develop and he should get both at Tottenham, whereas at Chelsea, Christian Pulisic has already agreed a deal to come in, perhaps as a pre-emptive Hazard replacement. That said, it's no surprise that Real Madrid favour a move for the Brazilian. Chelsea have slapped a £100m price tag on Hazard.

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Neymar could scupper Eden Hazard's dream of moving to Real Madrid.

Chelsea have offered him a new contract worth around £300,000 a week but Hazard seems resolute on his desire to play for Real.

PSG have made landing a top class defensive midfielder their priority in the upcoming summer transfer window and, according to French magazine Le 10 Sport, are preparing to go back in for Kante.

Chelsea signed American global Christian Pulisic in a £58m deal from Borussia Dortmund in January, but he is expected to be a long-term replacement for either Pedro or Willian on Chelsea's right flank with both players in their 30s.

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