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Asensio, Bale, Isco, Benzema, Modric, Kroos, Casemiro, Ramos, Varane, Carjaval.... Lucas isnt a bad player either hes probably got better end product than Willian. The step up in players around him will be huge. Regardless.

Players either leaving, on the wrong side of 30 or can't buy game time. There are a number of clubs that are more appealing than Real as of now.  

 

 

Half of the Premiership's defenders have better end product than Willian, so that's neither here nor there.

 

 

He might have won 3 Champions League titles in a row but am really not convinced by Zidane. Madrid were hardly tactically organized during those triumphs and it's hard to tell like how Zidane wanted them to play. Owed a lot to lady luck and individual quality of Ronaldo etc. 

 

Me neither. The signs were there long before he left and he was fortunate last year with the CL masking over their torrid league campaign.

 

Too many people think Perez throwing money at the wall with Zidane at the helm will bring success. I could wager us doing better than Madrid, if we have a transfer window & they spend within their means (£250-300m~).

 

 

 

 

 

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5 minutes ago, OneMoSalah said:

Asensio, Bale, Isco, Benzema, Modric, Kroos, Casemiro, Ramos, Varane, Carjaval.... Lucas isnt a bad player either hes probably got better end product than Willian. The step up in players around him will be huge. Regardless.

Those names you mentioned there, some are already on the wrong side of 30 and some are incredibly inconsistent. They might have more quality than us but they are hardly a genuine top quality side at the moment. 

Gonna be interesting to see if Hazard isn't just a big fish in a small pond and whether he can be consistent week in, week out because we all know what will happen if he isn't.

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3 minutes ago, LAM09 said:

Players either leaving, on the wrong side of 30 or can't buy game time. There are a number of clubs that are more appealing than Real as of now.

Half of the Premiership's defenders have better end product than Willian, so that's neither here nor there.
 

Regardless if some of those players leave Real, they will buy big replacements. Especially after the poor season they had after selling Ronaldo and not reinforcing properly. Hazard and Militao are only the first signings and I honestly wouldnt be surprised if they went to push the boat out for Mbappe as well although he would cost probably 300m and or possibly Pogba (strange move unless they can get him really consistent). And even the guys who are wrong side of 30s or near enough, Modric, Benzema, Bale, Ramos, Marcelo all those guys are top top players and much better than what we have here. They still have plenty to contribute in some capacity.

Just now, Jason said:

Those names you mentioned there, some are already on the wrong side of 30 and some are incredibly inconsistent. They might have more quality than us but they are hardly a genuine top quality side at the moment. 

Gonna be interesting to see if Hazard isn't just a big fish in a small pond and whether he can be consistent week in, week out because we all know what will happen if he doesn't.

Again though, theres plenty life in the likes of Modric, Kroos and even Bale if they keep them fit (or dont get rid of them). Benzema is very inconsistent but in terms of a link up striker he is very good and Eden will thrive playing in tandem with him. They will be a lot better next season, they are undoubtedly gonna drop some serious cash this summer. Eden will be more productive I would imagine but hes never gonna score 30 goals a season regardless which is what they need . They arent in good shape this season but they are still a better team than we are in terms of the quality they have in their squad and will probably sign much much better quality players than we will in the summer.

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23 minutes ago, Pizy said:
Honestly, I think a big part of the appeal for Hazard is the fact that he won't have to shoulder so much of the load anymore. It won't have to be "give it to Hazard and hope for some magic." Life will be much easier for him there. He'll finally be surrounded by players of his ability and for a side that will show up on the pitch 99% of the time as the vastly superior team.
They'll probably completely refresh their attack this summer and be competing for the Liga title.

They are buying promising & potential trouble if rumours are to be believe. Going from Pedro & Willian to Lucas & Asensio isn't exactly a notable step up.

Simply having Marcelo on his flank will be massive for him. Imagine going from Alonso to Marcelo.

If they buy a new striker and a Bale replacement as they're rumored to be doing, opposing teams won't be able to simply focus all their attention on Eden. He has often been marked by 2-3 defenders here because opponents know he was our only true danger.

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Just now, OneMoSalah said:

Again though, theres plenty life in the likes of Modric, Kroos and even Bale if they keep them fit (or dont get rid of them). Benzema is very inconsistent but in terms of a link up striker he is very good and Eden will thrive playing in tandem with him. They will be a lot better next season, they are undoubtedly gonna drop some serious cash this summer. Eden will be more productive I would imagine but hes never gonna score 30 goals a season regardless which is what they need . They arent in good shape this season but they are still a better team than we are in terms of the quality they have in their squad and will probably sign much much better quality players than we will in the summer.

You might be right about Kroos - as he's only 29 - but Modric turns 34 later this year and Zidane has been absolutely doing his best in pretending Bale doesn't exit. Has been leaving him out of games and giving non-committed answers when asked about his future. 

They will splash the cash but there's gonna be a limit to it or otherwise, they will land themselves in FFP trouble - whether that thing is even legit these days is another issue - and it's too easy to say they will get better next year just because of the spending. They will likely get better results but whether they will challenge for the league or Champions League again remain to be seen. Zidane has hardly been pulling any trees since his return. 

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Simply having Marcelo on his flank will be massive for him. Imagine going from Alonso to Marcelo.

If they buy a new striker and a Bale replacement as they're rumored to be doing, opposing teams won't be able to simply focus all their attention on Eden. He has often been marked by 2-3 defenders here because opponents know he was our only true danger.

 

Nice going forward (Marcelo was rumoured to have sign for Juve). Who's going to defend, though?

 

I personally think this is move will either be the making (Ballon d'Or worthy) or the breaking of him tbh. People here have complained about inconsistency, so imagine the Madrid crowd.

 

The grass isn't always greener, just ask Coutinho.

 

 

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3 minutes ago, Pizy said:

Simply having Marcelo on his flank will be massive for him. Imagine going from Alonso to Marcelo.

If they buy a new striker and a Bale replacement as they're rumored to be doing, opposing teams won't be able to simply focus all their attention on Eden. He has often been marked by 2-3 defenders here because opponents know he was our only true danger.

There have been rumors that Marcelo might leave in the summer. 

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51 minutes ago, Pizy said:

Looks quite embarrassing for the club to have made Eden the star of the new media campaign. Face of the new kit launch, plastered all over the outside of the Bridge in the new kit, etc.

They've known he wants out for a while. Hell, so did he so I wonder why he'd agree to do it.

Like I said earlier we are run like a corner store not a proper 2 billion corporation 

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Just now, LAM09 said:

Nice going forward (Marcelo was rumoured to have sign for Juve). Who's going to defend, though?

I personally think this is move will either be the making (Ballon d'Or worthy) or the breaking of him tbh. People here have complained about inconsistency, so imagine the Madrid crowd.

The grass isn't always greener, just ask Coutinho.

Or ask Alexis Sanchez...

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2 minutes ago, LAM09 said:


 

 


Nice going forward. Who's going to defend, though?

I personally think this is move will either be the making (Ballon d'Or worthy) or the breaking of him tbh. People here have complained about inconsistency, so imagine the Madrid crowd.

The grass isn't always greener, just ask Coutinho.

 

I can't see any way Eden fails. He may not improve per se, but he will at least maintain his current level which is obviously world class. Can't see him pulling a Coutinho who he's far better than.

Ironically, I think Hazard would be a far better fit at Barca than he would at Madrid.

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4 minutes ago, LAM09 said:

 

Nice going forward (Marcelo was rumoured to have sign for Juve). Who's going to defend, though?

 

I personally think this is move will either be the making (Ballon d'Or worthy) or the breaking of him tbh. People here have complained about inconsistency, so imagine the Madrid crowd.

 

The grass isn't always greener, just ask Coutinho.

 

 

This! 

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Even Thibo for that matter emoji1.png

True and can't believe that twat is gonna get his wish with Hazard! :rant:

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Just now, Pizy said:

I can't see any way Eden fails. He may not improve per se, but he will at least maintain his current level which is obviously world class. Can't see him pulling a Coutinho who he's far better than.

Ironically, I think Hazard would be a far better fit at Barca than he would at Madrid.

He may maintain his level but can he perform consistently week in week out? Those Madrid media and fans will jump on him if he doesn't.

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I don't mind letting him go, Arsenal and Liverpool both survived their star players leaving however we should still get what his,worth. In a word were Pulisic costs 60 million we better get double that for a top 5 player in world football regardless of his contract situation. Imagine if he had 4 years on his contract he would be worth over 250 million 

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I can't see any way Eden fails. He may not improve per se, but he will at least maintain his current level which is obviously world class. Can't see him pulling a Coutinho who he's far better than. Ironically, I think Hazard would be a far better fit at Barca than he would at Madrid.

 

Similar stats won't cut it in La Liga. Not to mention turning up on a regular basis too.  

 

 

I agree. This move will probably end Vinicius' Madrid career before it's begun. Got to have those nice shirt sales, though.

 

 

 

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Just now, Jason said:

He may maintain his level but can he perform consistently week in week out? Those Madrid media and fans will jump on him if he doesn't.

Even though I despise Real Madrid, I hope he does. Hazard is a genuinely good guy and I want to see him succeed there. And I think he will be a Ballon D'Or finalist soon enough.

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3 minutes ago, Jason said:

You might be right about Kroos - as he's only 29 - but Modric turns 34 later this year and Zidane has been absolutely doing his best in pretending Bale doesn't exit. Has been leaving him out of games and giving non-committed answers when asked about his future. 

They will splash the cash but there's gonna be a limit to it or otherwise, they will land themselves in FFP trouble - whether that thing is even legit these days is another issue - and it's too easy to say they will get better next year just because of the spending. They will likely get better results but whether they will challenge for the league or Champions League again remain to be seen. Zidane has hardly been pulling any trees since his return. 

True but Madrid were shocking before Zizou came back in.

Regarding Modric, he isnt a player who hugely relies on physical qualities either and hasnt showed any huge signs of slowing down so I think in a team where theres a Casemiro he will be fine. Maybe he will see his minutes reduced or his role changed like Xavi and Iniesta had at Barca too. If they sell Bale theyll definitely be going for another big attacker then as well, Mbappe perhaps? Would be a difficult move but theres no doubt they can pull it off. If they sell a few players off, like rumoured (Bale, Cellabos, Mariano, Llorente, Vazquez) on top of say 250 or 300m or whatever they will likely splash, they wont be overly fussed about FFP.

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2 hours ago, LAM09 said:

Similar stats won't cut it in La Liga. Not to mention turning up on a regular basis too.  

 

 

 

<_< Similar stats (16 G, 15 A) would put Hazard in second place in overall goal contributions(G+A) in La liga, only behind Messi.

Also on the inconsistency talk, if Hazard is so inconsistent what exactly does that make all the other attacking players in the PL then ?

Are the likes of Salah, Mané, Sterling, Silva, Aguero, ... so shit that an inconsistent Hazard, that apparently regularly doesn't show up, still manages to be directly involved in more goals then all of them ? 

That's so weird because i remember some people on here talking about how amazing all these other players were. How much better they were then Hazard yet they can't seem to beat an inconsistent Eden Hazard in goal contributions over an entire PL season ?

 Kinda strange no ? It almost seems like Hazard actually is a consistent performer. 

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<_ stats g a would put hazard in second place overall goal contributions la liga only behind messi.> Also on the inconsistency talk, if Hazard is so inconsistent what exactly does that make all the other attacking players in the PL then ?
Are the likes of Salah, Mané, Sterling, Silva, Aguero, ... so shit that an inconsistent Hazard, that apparently regularly doesn't show up, still manages to be directly involved in more goals then all of them ? 
That's so weird because i remember some people on here talking about how amazing all these other players were. How much better they were then Hazard yet they can't seem to beat an inconsistent Eden Hazard in goal contributions over an entire PL season ?
 Kinda strange no ? It almost seems like Hazard actually is a consistent performer. 


I'll take the start of your username and look no further.

La Liga has been devoid of any competition for the majority of the season.

Salah & Mane won the Golden boot playing as wingers, Salah is one goal involvement off Hazard and was missing for 2 months~. Do you want me to go on?

Any "Chelsea fan" that watches the team on a regular basis know Hazard's flaws and have echoed them above. Is it a coincidence he's never been in the bracket for the Ballon d'Or or are those glasses covered?

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