That is the view of Barcelona legend and former Ballon d’Or winner Rivaldo, who thinks Hazard would be a perfect replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo. He reckons Hazard is just what Real need and has backed a stunning switch to the Spanish capital for the playmaker. “Hazard was excellent for Belgium at the World Cup and has started the new Premier League season very well,” Rivaldo told Betfair. “This kind of move could be good for the club and fans, as the arrival of a top player would give a much needed boost after Cristiano Ronaldo's departure. They think £114m is excessive and aren’t prepared to commit to a contract extension until the situation is resolved.
Source: Express October 11, 2018 20:32 UTC