Eden Hazard has been the topic of a lot switch hypothesis in fresh months with a transfer to Real Madrid doubtlessly at the playing cards.
The 27-year-old looked to be stalling on a new care for Chelsea or even talked up a transfer to the Bernabeu final yr.
But the Belgium world has now quashed rumours that he’s going to depart the Blues by means of confirming he intends to signal a new deal.
However, he has claimed he’s going to now not achieve this till his fellow countryman Thibaut Courtois has additionally prolonged his keep at Stamford Bridge.
When requested by means of The Mirror whilst attending an NBA London match if he plans to signal a new contract with Chelsea, he responded: “Yes.
“I feel Thibaut first. Then I will be able to signal.”
Hazard has two years closing on his present contract, whilst Courtois’ is ready to run out subsequent summer season.
The Belgian ahead’s claims put to mattress rumours of him leaving the Premier League champions for Real Madrid – one thing he admitted final yr was once an opportunity.
“I am always very fine at this club,” Hazard instructed French broadcaster Canal+ in November.
“I nonetheless have two years of my contract but if I believe the need to depart, I’ll depart. For now, I’m a Blue.
“We know the admiration that I’ve for Real, however I’m at Chelsea. Every yr, issues had been stated about me however I stayed.
“In Lille, I used to be introduced in Paris however I stayed. And in Chelsea, other folks at all times stated that I’m leaving, however I’m nonetheless right here.”