ROME – At the press conference to present to Real Madrid, Hazard revealed a nice backstory linked to his new jersey number and the joking request to Modric, currently in possession of 10: “I was lucky enough to talk to Modric through Kovacic and I asked him if he left me the 10. But he said no! ", he concluded laughing the new purchase. The Belgian then added: "For me the number is not important, the important thing is to play with this shirt and with this emblem, the emblem of Real Madrid". Waiting to know which number will be the turn of Hazard, perhaps the very 7 that was of Cristiano Ronaldo. (source SKY SPORT)
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