Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon claims Hazard could be on his way to the Bernabeu for a world-record £100million.
Hazard has shone for Chelsea this season, helping Antonio Conte’s side go 10 points clear at the top of the Premier League.
And that has promoted interest from Real Madrid in the Belgium international, although Chelsea appear unfazed.
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According to the London Evening Standard, Chelsea are confident of keeping Hazard and declined to comment on the potential transfer.
Antonio Conte is said to be unconcerned about Calderon’s claims that his star man could be heading to Spain.
But Real are holding presidential elections and Florentino Perez is planning to retain office by landing a Galactico signing – with Eden Hazard his choice.
Zinedine Zidane is a long-term admirer of the 26-year-old but apparently would prefer to strengthen other areas like goalkeeper with Chelsea team-mate Thibaut Courtois and Manchester United’s David De Gea targets.
Eden Hazard has scored 11 Premier League goals this season
Calderon said: "Chelsea aren't a selling club, so it wouldn't be easy, but as always it would depend on the wishes of the player. If he wants to leave, he will leave – that's always the point.
"It's all about the player. The player must say, 'I want to leave and go to Real Madrid', and that will be the moment they start negotiating."
"Chelsea knows quite well how much has been paid in the market over the last few years, with (Cristiano) Ronaldo, (Gareth) Bale and (Paul) Pogba – £100million is now the bar.
"That's how much a club like Chelsea would be asking for and the economy at Real Madrid is healthy. I don't think that wouldn't be a problem for them."