Chelsea have told Real Madrid that they want £130 million for Eden Hazard this summer.
Real Madrid value Hazard at 100m (£88m) due to the fact that he is entering the final 12 months of his contract.
Hazard who has 1 year remaining on his contract at Chelsea, wants to move to Real Madrid to join his childhood idol Zidane.
Hazard came from Lille in 2012 for £32m and has scored 108 goals in 351 appearances.
Reports has it that, the deal will be concluded after Europa final as both parties will come to an agreement.
Chelsea manager Sarri wants the club to respect Hazard decision to leave Chelsea.
‘We know for the fans [Hazard] is very important,’ Sarri said after Chelsea’s goalless draw with Leicester.
‘We know Eden has played here in Chelsea for seven seasons; he tried in every match to do his best and now it is time to respect his decision.
‘I hope he will remain with us.’
The negotiations over a proposed deal is currently handled by Blues director Marina Granovskaia.
By Ayodele Emaye