Chelsea information: Man Metropolis to make shock Eden Hazard bid? Pep Guardiola makes assertion
Earlier this week, Belgium worldwide Hazard claimed he’d enormously enhance the runaway league leaders if he joined them.
“Metropolis are all about workforce play,” Hazard informed Play Sports activities. “You’ll be able to see numerous motion from them.
“That creates areas, they get their crosses in, and I feel they’ve extra solutions that means.
“Nevertheless it’s true they don’t have an Eden Hazard. That’s the distinction.”
Hazard’s feedback have been interpreted by some to be a come-and-get-me plea.
Guardiola was made conscious of Hazard’s declare throughout his pre-match press convention on Friday and emphatically dismissed the notion of him attempting to amass the 27-year-old’s providers sooner or later.
When requested if he’d be all for signing Hazard, Guardiola mentioned: “That isn’t going to occur. No.”
Metropolis will come up in opposition to Hazard in a number of hours time when Chelsea go to the Etihad.
And the previous Barcelona boss Guardiola believes the Blues’ talisman will greater than probably trigger his defence loads of issues.
“Lots. I am agreeing with you,” he mentioned when requested how harmful Hazard might be. He mentioned I am so good that I am agreeing with him.
“Swap on the TV, have a look at him, instantly you realise his qualities.
“You [the media] know his qualities higher than me. He is an distinctive participant. One, by far, top-of-the-line gamers on the earth.”
Hazard has been Chelsea’s star performer thus far this season, scoring eight targets and bagging six assists in 14 appearances for Maurizio Sarri’s aspect.
The ahead has been repeatedly linked with a transfer away from Chelsea within the final two years and hinted that he might depart Stamford Bridge this previous summer time.
Nevertheless, at this second in time, the previous Lille man is extra than content material in west London.
“For the final seven years with Chelsea, I’ve at all times loved myself,” he informed talkSPORT. “When I’m on the pitch I attempt to give happiness, first to me after which to the followers who’re watching the sport.
“For the time being, we’re doing effectively and that’s why I’m doing effectively. So I’m completely happy to play in the meanwhile. Chelsea have been clear with me [in the summer]. I could not depart the membership. I accepted it.
“Anyway – leaving or staying, I used to be going to be completely happy. I don’t remorse this determination in any respect.
“When choices are made [that you may not like] you possibly can sulk and sometimes you get the final phrase. However I’ll by no means look to conflict with the membership. Chelsea have given me lots. I left Lille on good phrases and I need to do the identical factor right here.
“A switch in January? It is not potential.”