Real Madrid doctors rate the condition of Eden Hazard at ’60 percent’ before returning against Celta Vigo
Real Madrid medical team assesses the condition of Eden Hazard at ’60 percent ‘because Belgian star is desperate for return against Celta Vigo
- Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane hinted that Eden Hazard could return on Sunday
- The Belgian winger has been out with an ankle injury for more than two months
- Hazard is reportedly desperate to get back to work, but may be delayed
- Madrid judges the fitness of the star by 60 percent before their collision between Celta Vigo
Eden Hazard returns to action for Real Madrid on Sunday, but he can still be far from his best form.
Zinedine Zidane has hinted that after more than two months the Belgian will return with an ankle injury against Celta Vigo.
The former Chelsea star will be under pressure to impress after a slow start after his £ 130 million summer move, but Madrid fans will have to be patient, with medical staff at Hazards fitness club judging by only 60 percent Marca.
Doctors from Real Madrid have assessed the condition of Eden Hazard just 60 percent before his return
The former Chelsea star will return on Sunday from an ankle injury against Celta
Zinedine Zidane plans to play him as a replacement and gradually lead him back to the first XI
DANGER IN SPAIN
The Belgian statistics for Real so far
The Spanish newspaper reported that Zidane plans to start re-integrating Hazard into the starting line-up with a 30-minute cameo against Celta, after the star had pressured his boss for a few minutes in the final game from Madrid against Osasuna.
The former Premier League player of the season stumbled during the Madrid’s 2-2 draw with PSG in November after a slow start to life in Spain with only one goal.
Without the star that signed Madrid, Barcelona has overhauled and forged a three point lead at the top of La Liga.
Hazard made £ 130 million from Chelsea in the summer and would love to impress
The Belgian is reportedly desperate to get started, but fans will have to be patient with him
With the Catalans in disorder, Madrid is starting to lead the way as favorites for the league title, and Hazard’s return will only worry Quique Setiens.
Madrid is also ready to restart their Champions League campaign against Manchester City in the last 16 this month in a crucial game in both seasons.
Hazard wants to add the Spanish title and Champions League to his trophy cupboard, after having twice won the Premier League and Europa League with Chelsea.