Crystal Palace are interested in signing former Chelsea and Real Madrid attacking midfielder Eden Hazard in the summer transfer window. Football transfers. Hazard is currently a free agent following his departure from La Liga club Madrid at the end of last season and Premier League side Palace are interested in him.
The report claims that Palace chief Steve Parish believes Hazard still has a lot to offer despite his persistent injury problems in recent years. Much was expected of the Belgian when he moved to Madrid, but the former Chelsea star, who can play as both attacking midfielder and striker, struggled with injury problems during his time at the Santiago Bernabéu.
Palace are a big and reputable club in the Premier League and are aiming to finish in the top half of the table this season. Although Hazard has done well in the past, his injury problems in Madrid pose a huge risk for the Eagles.