Eden Hazard is presented as a new Real Madrid player

The day finally came, Eden Hazard was presented in front of over 50,000 people as the new Real Madrid Galactico at the Santiago Bernabeu.

We can finally say that Eden Hazard is a new Real Madrid Galactico, the latest in a long line of elite players brought by Florentino Perez.

The club’s chairman was as chipper as he was when he brought other greats such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane back in the day.

The Santiago Bernabeu Stadium started filling up since 4 pm local time, it got to a point where nearly 50,000 people attended the ceremony.

It is clear that the fans are very excited with this new arrival, Eden Hazard is the clear representation of what a Real Madrid Galactico should be.

The player had the presence of his father, his mother, and his three brothers in the ceremony.

All the supporters started cheering him from the very start of the event, which began with a video reel of the best moments Hazard produced throughout his career with his clubs and his national team.

After the protocolary pictures inside Real Madrid’s trophy room were taken, Eden Hazard could finally start his dream of becoming an official player for Los Blancos.

We won’t get to watch him perform until a month from now, but the fans are already savoring the day when it happens.

We also still don’t know which number Hazard is going to wear, his shirt didn’t have one yet.

Florentino welcomed Eden Hazard.

As it usually happens when a new Real Madrid player is presented, Florentino Perez took charge and gave Eden Hazard the welcome he deserves.

The chairman expressed how happy he is for being able to make Eden’s arrival official, he confessed that he wanted the player to play for this club for a long time.

After Florentino finished with his short speech, Eden Hazard stepped up to the podium and confirmed he has been a Real Madrid supporter since he was a little boy.

After the presentation was completed, it was time for Eden Hazard to wear the uniform and share a moment with the 50,000 strong that came to greet him.

They were rabid for the new player who just came to save them from certain obscurity, Eden Hazard is exactly the type of player that the fans wanted but they still aren’t fully satisfied.

There was a curious moment before the whole presentation when the Real Madrid supporters started chanting Kylian Mbappe’s name.

There is a general feeling that Los Blancos won’t be able to win all the trophies again if they don’t have the Hazard/Mbappe duo wearing white.

But Florentino Perez will have a hard time trying to sign the French youngster, it may not happen this summer but who knows…

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Hazard’s first words as a Madridista.

After Eden kissed the sigil and shared a moment with the fans, it was time for him to respond to questions from the media.

The star still doesn’t speak Spanish, which is why he responded in French and English.

“I’ve dreamt about this moment since I was very young, ever since I started playing football at home with my brothers Thorgan and Kylian.”

“That’s when I started supporting Real Madrid, at a very early age. Then I moved to France and England, but coming to Madrid and being able to wear this shirt is a true honor for me.”

“I can’t wait for this new season to start in Madrid. This is great for me, my family is very excited as well. Perhaps my mother is more excited than the rest of us.”

“This is an incredible pleasure and as I said, I can’t wait for the season to start. I am confident that things will work out great for everybody here.”

“Everybody knows that Zidane was my idol since I was little, and him being this club’s manager is a very important part of my decision to come here.”

“But it’s not only that. Zidane is very important for this club and I already wanted to come here.”

“I’m not the one who has to decide the position I will play. I’ve always liked playing on the left or as a playmaker.”

“But I will play any other position with pleasure if the manager asks me to do it,” he added.

My shirt number?” he continued.

“I had the fortune of talking to Modric through Kovacic and asked him if I could get the number ’10’, but he said no.”

“The number is not important for me right now, all I care about is wearing this shirt and playing for this club,” he concluded.

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