Eden Hazard has asked Jose Mourinho to get his friend to design a pair of shin pads that protect his calves as well as his shins.
Mourinho urged referees to give Hazard, who is one of England's most fouled players, more protection last week and speaking to the Telegraph yesterday, he revealed that his Belgian star has asked for better shin pads.
Eden Hazard has signed a new five-and-a-half-year contract with Chelsea, the Premier League club have announced.
The Belgian has scored 32 Premier League goals in 94 matches since joining the Blues, and told Chelsea's official website:
Chelsea attacker Eden Hazard has been sent off after an altercation with a Swansea ball boy.
The Belgian appeared to kick the youngster who was smothering a ball which had gone out of play.
Chelsea are trailing in their Capital One Cup semi final tie against Swansea.