Former Chelsea player now in Madrid, Eden Hazard is said to kick against his former club in the champions league semi-finals. Hazard joined the Santiago Bernabeu club in 2019 for a fee of £100m after seven trophy-laden years at the Stamford Bridge.
However, the star player has struggled with injuries and form since moving to the Spanish capital, appeared only 14 times in the whole season.
The Laliga giant will clash with Chelsea in the Champions League semi-finals after overcoming another Premier League side, Liverpool 3-1 on aggregate in the quarter-final with Thomas Tuchel’s seeing off FC Porto to reach the stage for the first time in seven years.
Zidane disclosed that the Belgium International is back and ready for a showdown starting with Real Madrid against Getafe tonight.
While speaking during a press conference yesterday night, Zidane said, “He is feeling very better and he is ready."
The Madrid Manager said “He wants to be back more than anyone else. We have been more cautious with [Dani] Carvajal and Hazard because they are relapses.
He concludes, “They are both better and that is good for the team.”