Eden Hazard completes Real Madrid move

Last Updated: Jun 08 2019 13:29
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FOOTBALL- Belgian footballer Eden Hazard has finally completed his dream move to Spanish club Real Madrid after being with Premier League club Chelsea for seven years.

Hazard has signed a five year deal with Real. The move reportedly cost Real Madrid an initial 100 million euros ($113 million), with another 45 million in potential add-ons.

Saying thank you to Chelsea fans, Hazard said in a long Facebook post that he came to Chelsea as a boy and left as a man.

He thanked Chelsea for making his dreams come true and wished he could return to Stamford Bridge with Real Madrid in the Champions League next year.

Hazard, 28, is currently on national duty with Belgian and is expected to have an official unveiling at the Santiago Bernabeu next week.