Chelsea have no intention to allow Hazard to depart in the near future and are, as aforementioned, keen to tie him down to an extended stay in London. "It would be a bit odd for them to let me go and not recruit a player after". Last season it was direct balls and for me to protect the ball in the air and I think it's not my best quality, " he told Chelsea's official website. We started to work all together two weeks ago.
Hazard has two years to run on the five-year contract he signed in February 2015 and has been pondering an extension.
Chelsea forward, Eden Hazard has given the club condition to signing a new contract.
Indeed, the Blues have now won both of their opening two leagues games against Huddersfield Town and Arsenal respectively and are now looking set to pose a strong threat to the title this season.
After starring himself in Russia, Hazard seemed to suggest his time at Stamford Bridge was coming to an end, saying his "preferred destination" was well-known.
Maurizio Sarri believes Alvaro Morata can make further improvements after the Spanish striker scored in Chelsea FC's 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday evening.
Hazard said: "You know what I said after the World Cup".
"A lot of things have been said, nonsense and everything". I won't go. The transfer window in England is already closed.
The Times reports that Hazard "has not been offered an improved contract since he rejected an extension beyond 2020", although there have been claims that the club are ready to increase Hazard's weekly wage from about £220,000 to £300,000. "It would be a bit odd that they would sell me now while they can't sign a replacement". Clubs can still sell players, but not sign new ones anymore. "As much as I respect him as a manager, I can't see any way it is going to turn around", Wright wrote in his column for The Sun.
Wenger says he's happy to wait another month before deciding his next move.