Chelsea defender Christensen full of praise for Hazard ahead of Stamford Bridge return | Goal.com

The Danish worldwide spent a number of seasons taking part in alongside the Belgian at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen was filled with reward for Eden Hazard forward of the Actual Madrid winger’s return to Stamford Bridge. 

Hazard grew to become a legend at Chelsea over seven seasons earlier than he departed for Madrid in 2019 in a €100 million (£87m/$121m) switch. 

The Belgian might be at Stamford Bridge for the primary time since his departure on Wednesday as Madrid face Chelsea within the second leg of their Champions League semi-final. 

What was stated?

“I believe everybody at this membership solely has good issues to say about Eden, a variety of reward,” Christensen stated at a press convention on Tuesday.

“It hasn’t modified and we all know what he has finished for this membership. Sure, he’s in all probability going to be an enormous issue once more [on Wednesday].

“I believe he has at all times been a participant that brings a variety of happiness and good temper on the pitch. If he has that you will note his high quality as effectively.

“I’ve seen him develop with the crew and the place round him, he was making an attempt to deliver that on to the subsequent era as effectively.

“We all know his qualities and he’ll in all probability be an enormous issue within the sport. He’s at all times been somebody who brings a variety of high quality and happiness to the crew. So irrespective of the place he would go he would deliver one thing to the crew.”

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Hazard has struggled with accidents since leaving Stamford Bridge, failing to reside as much as his enormous price ticket in Madrid to date. 

The 30-year-old has been restricted to simply 17 whole appearances this season, however seems to be discovering health as Madrid push for 2 main trophies to shut out the season. 

Chelsea and Madrid drew the primary leg 1-1 final week, giving the Blues a slight benefit heading into their dwelling leg at Stamford Bridge.

Madrid are additionally in a decent race for the La Liga title as they sit in second place, two factors behind metropolis rivals Atletico. 

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