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Rumours: Eden Hazard decides to leave Chelsea for Real Madrid

Eden Hazard looks to have set his sights on a move to Real Madrid Photo: PA

After telling a French radio station “I know what I will do. I have made my decision.” Chelsea forward Eden Hazard is expected to tell the club he wants to depart Stamford Bridge to join Real Madrid this summer. Telegraph

The La Liga giants are confident a deal for the Belgian international can be done and are prepared to spend £100m to get it over the line. Mirror

If Hazard does join Los Blancos, it’ll set off a chain of transfer deals including the Blues making the loan deal for Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic permanent and sanctioning the sale of in-demand teenager Callum Hudson-Odoi to Bayern Munich. Sun

Chelsea are also in danger of losing forward Willian as they look set to offer the 30-year-old Brazilian a one-year contract when his current deal runs out at the end of next season. Evening Standard

Manchester United will make signing a new centre-back a priority in the summer transfer window with Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, 27 thought to be at the top of their shortlist. Evening Standard

But Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reassured Eric Bailly that he still has a future at Old Trafford and remains part of his plans. Sun

Newcastle United made an ambitious move to sign Croatia winger Marko Pjaca from Juventus who is on loan at Fiorentina. Newcastle Chronicle viaCorriere Fiorentino