Former Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku has returned to Stamford Bridge after enjoying numerous spells with different clubs in England and most recently in Italy.
De Bruyne’s Chelsea career never took off as he left for Wolfsburg before returning to the Premier League with Manchester City.
Chelsea stumbled to defeat for the first time in six Premier League games.
Real played with a back three at Stamford Bridge but struggled to find their rhythm as Chelsea progressed to the Champions League final.
The Danish international spoke highly of his former teammate ahead of Hazard’s return to Stamford Bridge.