Hazard has been linked with a transfer to Spanish facet Real Madrid in latest months and the Belgium worldwide had mentioned in October final yr that it was his dream to play for the reigning European champions.
Chelsea need to renew his contract, which expires subsequent season, and the west London facet danger dropping him without cost within the shut season in 2020 if he doesn’t prolong his present deal.
“Eden is 28. If he wants to go, I think he has to go,” Sarri informed reporters forward of Wednesday’s Premier League conflict at Bournemouth.
“Of course, I hope the opposite, I hope he wants to stay here. He has the potential to be the best player in Europe at the moment.”
Hazard has 10 targets and 10 assists within the league this season, typically taking part in up entrance in a ‘false 9’ position to guide the assault however Sarri would possibly play him on the wing once more after the arrival of Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain.
“It’s my job to improve him and put him in a position to do his best,” Sarri added. (Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru Editing by Amlan Chakraborty)