Sport Barcelona deem Hazard move too expensive

14:50  12 july  2018
14:50  12 july  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Chelsea name their price for Eden Hazard

  Chelsea name their price for Eden Hazard Chelsea have told potential suitors that they will not sell Eden Hazard for anything less than €200 million this summer. According to reports from Sport, as cited on Calcio Mercato, both Real Madrid and Barcelona would require the second highest transfer fee in history to land the Belgian. The deal would eclipse that of Kylian Mbappe’s move to Paris Saint-Germain, but would not be quite as much of Neymar’s mouth-watering transfer from Barcelona. Both Barcelona and Real Madrid are being linked with Hazard, who is facing an uncertain future in London. Madrid are in the market for a replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo following his move to Juventus. Barcelona have also been long-term admirers of the player, but the report suggests that a move is unlikely due to Chelsea’s asking price. Hazard has not ruled out staying at Chelsea but challenged the club to show ambition in the transfer market to keep him there.

though the Blues deem that too expensive a fee to pay for the player. Eden Hazard could move to Real Madrid as part of the transfer. Don Balon also recently claimed Liverpool had been in for Asensio, and they too could do with signings in attack after losing Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona .

But Spanish outlet Don Balon says Hazard is determined to move to Catalonia. He supposedly feels the chance to wear Barcelona 's famous red and blue shirt is too good a chance to turn down. Chelsea winger Eden Hazard is plotting a move to Barcelona .

Chelsea’s hopes of landing Eden Hazard have been boosted with the news that Barcelona believe a move for the Belgian would be too expensive.

Mundo Deportivo have poured doubts over a move to the Nou Camp, despite previous reports suggesting talks had already taken place.

The report claims that the acquisition of Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool means that any move for Hazard is not feasible.

The Brazilian swapped Anfield for the Nou Camp in a £142 million move back in January.

Barcelona have kept tabs on Hazard for some time and remain admirers of the player.

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Interest is expected to mount in Hazard’s services this summer. Real Madrid could consider the player as a replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo, who has joined Juventus.

Eden Hazard number one target for Barcelona

  Eden Hazard number one target for Barcelona Chelsea star Eden Hazard is a primary target for Barcelona this summer, according to SPORT. SPORT report that sources close to Barcelona have confirmed that Eden Hazard is their number one transfer target this summer as they look to add to new manager Ernesto Valverde’s squad. Barcelona have today returned to pre-season training as they prepare to fulfil their main objective next season, winning the UEFA Champions League. The Spanish giants dominated La Liga last season and were also successful in winning the Copa del Rey. However they are desperate to win the Champions League again next season. Barca have already completed the signing of Arthur Melo this summer and are now looking to further strengthen their midfield options. Barcelona have £100m available to them this summer and Chelsea could be willing to sell Hazard for such a price as they look to overhaul their squad. Despite Hazard’s current contract at Stamford Bridge running until 2020, he is yet to put pen-to-paper on the new deal offered to him by the club and the lure of playing for Barcelona could tempt him into a move to Spain.

Catalan giants, Barcelona are preparing a move for Eden Hazard with Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich open to selling the Belgian. Paulinho rejoins Guangzhou Evergrande 11 months after €40m Barcelona move .

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Reports have suggested that Maurizio Sarri wants to keep both Hazard and Willian at the club beyond the summer, with both players being linked with moves away.

Willian is also believed to be a target for Barcelona, with the Catalan side having an opening bid rejected.

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Hazard is Chelsea's best player and we need him – Fabregas .
The Belgium star has attracted interest from Real Madrid in recent weeks, but the Spaniard hopes that his team-mate remains at Stamford BridgeCesc Fabregas has warned Chelsea that they must rebuff reported interest in Eden Hazard from Real Madrid, insisting the Belgium international is the club's best player.

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