Football : Hazard at Real, shenanigans that say a lot

Football :

An attempted scam around Eden Hazard’s transfer to Real Madrid earns Eden Hazard the true price of his transfer revealed.

“Shenanigans around the transfer of Eden Hazard”. This is the front page of the La last Heure sport notebook this Friday. And the Belgian daily to tell of the attempted fraud of which the real Madrid. A South Korean company would indeed have tried to divert some 600,000 euros of training rights that the club merengue had to pay in the context of the transfer of Eden Hazard to AFC Tubize, one of the first clubs of the former Lille.

But this case also updates the true price of Eden Hazard’s transfer to Real Madrid. According to this survey, the Belgian international would have cost much more than the 100 million euros announced at the time of his signing at the Merengue or even the 115 mentioned by Transfermarkt. In total, it is indeed 160 million euros that the Madrilenians must pay Chelsea, and this while the Red Devil was only one year from the end of his contract.

The Last Hour even reveals the schedule agreed with the Blues, Real having committed to pay € 40 million in 2019, € 56 million in 2020 and the remaining € 64 million in 2021. These 160 million euros make Eden Hazard the third most expensive player in history behind Neymar and Kylian Mbappé, for which the PSG had respectively paid 222 and 180 M €, this 180 M € was only reached by counting the 35 M € of bonus envisaged at the time of the transaction …

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