Chelsea Set To Receive Huge Bonus After Eden Hazard Wins La Liga With Real Madrid
Chelsea will reportedly receive a huge £18 million bonus after Eden Hazard helped Real Madrid win La Liga.
Real Madrid were crowned Spanish champions following their victory over Villarreal and Barcelona failing to beat Osasuna on Thursday.
And Hazard, who joined the European giants in the summer, is set to make some money for his former team.
Chelsea are in line to pocket a cash windfall after a clause was triggered following Real Madrid's league success.
It's claimed the Premier League team will receive a fee in the region of £10 million to £18 million, according to widespread reports.
Chelsea will get some extra millions from Real Madrid for Eden Hazard if Real win the title tonight. There were some easy attainable bonuses in the deal - initial fee: €100m plus. #CFC were always sure they would get at least €130m. pic.twitter.com/MGYahn2Th2- Kristof Terreur :newspaper::movie_camera: (@HLNinEngeland) July 16, 2020
Chelsea will receive £10M-15M for Eden Hazard winning La Liga with Real Madrid :moneybag: pic.twitter.com/FEDdGWY7rM- ESPN UK (@ESPNUK) July 16, 2020
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Real Madrid's qualification for the Champions League is thought to be worth £14 million to Chelsea, while their 34th La Liga title could net the West London side £18 million, per Sports Ration.
Hazard swapped Chelsea for Real Madrid in the summer in a deal worth £130 million (including bonuses).
Though the Belgium ace only managed 16 league appearances after an injury-hit campaign.
Chelsea, meanwhile, continue to fight for Champions League qualification with their efforts aided by Christian Pulisic, whose weighed in with goals and assists since the restart.
And Frank Lampard spoke glowingly about the budding American superstar and compared him to Hazard.
"They can both go by players and they're great to watch," the Chelsea manager said.
"Eden did it here and was sensational in what he did here with his input personally into the club winning trophies.
"I don't want to get on that comparison too much, but at the same time I don't want to take away from Christian because what he's showing now is a real natural ability, a balance and a speed to dribble with the ball."
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