Latest Football News – As the Spanish press explains, the Merengues already know how to generate the necessary funds to afford the Belgian star.
Real Madrid is preparing for a summer mercato for the less agitated. The club chaired by Florentino Pérez should actually record the arrival of several big names, and the Spanish press is well on the way for potential reinforcements Madrid. Numerous names make headlines on the other side of the Pyrenees, like Paul Pogba, Eden Hazard, Sadio Mané, Kylian Mbappé or Neymar. Beautiful people, but it is especially on the Belgian that the leaders of Madrid concentrate their efforts at this moment.
The story that links Real Madrid and the Chelsea player begins to date, since at each mercato, the former LOSC is announced from the side of Madrid. The star of the Red Devils herself does not hesitate to flirt with the Spanish club, regularly displaying her desire to defend the colors of Casa Blanca. But if Real Madrid has a lot of money in the coffers – about 250 million euros – the arrival of Eden Hazard promises to be complicated for financial reasons, especially since the merengue management wants to recruit several players this caliber.
Real Madrid wants to hit the jackpot with Kovacic and James
As explained by the daily AS, the club wants to finance the arrival of the Belgian only with the sale of players, and the funds in the accounts of the club would be used for other operations. This Sunday, Sky Sports evoked a price of 116 million euros for the Belgian. Real Madrid intends to sell two players to approach this amount. The first will be a teammate of Hazard: Mateo Kovacic. Loaned at the Blues this season, he does not enter the plans of Zidane and Real Madrid estimates its price to 50 million euros. Chelsea want to confirm, but the club’s penalty could condition the future of the Croatian, which could also pursue his career away from London.
The other player who should be sold for a nice amount is none other than James Rodriguez, also on loan at Bayern. His future remains unclear, as the intentions of Bayern Munich, who will have the last word in this case with his call option amounting to 42 million euros. With the sale of these two players, the reigning European champion hopes to receive a sum approaching the price to pay for Eden Hazard, before tackling the other hot issues of the transfer window, like Paul Pogba.