SHOCK! Chelsea Set To Activate 60 Million Clause To Replace Eden Hazard

Chelsea Transfer News

Chelsea has gone ahead with replacing Eden Hazard with Antoine Griezmann. According to Daily Mail, Chelsea is ready to meet £60million release clause of Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann.

Antoine Griezmann
Antoine Griezmann

As such Griezmann has been linked with Chelsea move for a long time now, however their release clause of £60million is deemed to be very high even for Roman Abramovich. The transfer if gone ahead with will be the biggest transfer involving a very heavy price in the Premier League history as till date the highest amount paid for a player in the premier league was by Manchester United for Angel Di Mario at £59.7m.

However Chelsea’s burden may get reduced if Eden Hazard deicides to make a move to Atletico Madrid and this will turn into a exchange and not just a transfer. While Chelsea will be paying £60million as a release clause for Griezmann, the Blues are hoping to generate close to £80 million for the player even though his form has not been all that impressive this season.

Written by Sanjeevani Dhakal

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