Former Chelsea attacker Eden Hazard has joined UEFA Champions League record winners Real Madrid for £130million.
According to the Evening Standard, the Belgian international will become the clubs highest paid player, surpassing that of Gareth Bale.
Bale had led the club as the highest paid player with £346,000 per-week salary or £18million a year, after the exit of Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus.
Toni Kroos and captain Sergio Ramos both pocket £200,000 a week with Madrid, while Luka Modric takes home a weekly £180,000.
REAL MADRID’S highest paid players:
Eden Hazard – £400k
Gareth Bale – £346k
Toni Kroos – £200k
Sergio Ramos – £200k
Luka Modric – £180k
Karim Benzema – £150k
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Source: Naija News