Spanish site Onda Cero have also written that Hazard has already agreed terms with Madrid ahead of a potential summer move, with Chelsea valuing their biggest asset at €170 million despite the fact Hazard is entering the final years of his deal at the club.
Recent reports suggest that Chelsea have offered to make Hazard the highest-paid player in the club's history in a bid to persuade him to spurn an exit and remain at Stamford Bridge beyond 2020.
"The deal is very hard for this reason, I think, because the club wants a short contract and the players want a long contract", he said. But Chelsea dug in their heels and insisted he was going nowhere.
Head coach Maurizio Sarri also reiterated his desire to keep the 27-year-old at west London and has revealed that the club is holding contract talks with Hazard every week. The club is available to sign a new contract immediately, but it's up to him if he wants to renew or not.
Eden Hazard offered record deal by Chelsea to fend off Real Madrid
Sarri spoke to reporters and said that Hazard's importance at the club is crucial but the Belgian's future lies in his own hands, "You know very well Eden is very important for us, like every special player".
Spanish worldwide Cesar Azpilicueta, one of the longest-serving players at Chelsea, signed a new four-year contract on Tuesday.
Chelsea FC will now turn their attentions towards their showdown with Premier League leaders Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening.
"I want Eden here, but I want him here if he wants to stay here".
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