Jose Mourinho values Eden Hazard at £200m and says if Real Madrid want the Belgian, he would be one of the first to know.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho values Belgium playmaker Eden Hazard at £200m after reported interest from Real Madrid.
Benatia had seemed set for a summer move after being strongly linked with Manchester City and Chelsea earlier in the summer, and Real Madrid and Bayern Munich in recent weeks.
The player himself was reportedly keen to look for a transfer, but Pallotta appears to have no intention of selling.
"Benatia? I don't know if there was a communication problem, but I want to make it clear that he has never been for sale, we have never received offers nor are we entering into negotiations," said Pallotta.
"Mehdi is our player and he will be for this season, he is very important for us on and off the field."
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