London – Jose Mourinho is not worried about rumors of interest in Real Madrid to Eden Hazard. Mourinho believes Hazard was keen to leave Chelsea.
Legend Madrid Castilla team currently train at the club, Zinedine Zidane, has recently expressed his admiration for Hazard. Zidane said he was happy to see the progress Belgian midfielder annually.
Zidane’s comments sparked speculation Madrid will be back chasing Hazard. Los Blancos reportedly had ever glanced Hazard, but can not compete with Chelsea when the player counterparties of Lille in 2012 ago.
Related to this, Mourinho is not worried. He sure Hazard will not go anywhere.
“We have just signed a new contract with him. We did not put a gun to his head,” said Mourinho was quoted as saying Soccerway.
“I think he was not interested in going,” he said.
Hazard performed very well with Chelsea this season. He scored 18 goals and 14 assists in 46 games in all competitions. Performance Hazard Chelsea reward with a new contract has a duration of 5.5 years in February.
Hazard is now a candidate for best player and best young players the Premier League PFA version. He competes with other players such as Harry Kane and Philippe Coutinho.
“At this moment, he is a fantastic player. I always say that the most important thing is the team and their targets,” said Mourinho.
“If he won the Premier League this season, it was fantastic. If he also received an individual award, it would be nice,” he said.