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'Hazard is worth a lot to us' - Zidane happy to have winger back in Real Madrid lineup

Eden Hazard returned to the Real Madrid lineup for their meeting with Celta Vigo, but was unable to help his side secure a victory.

The draw was enough to keep Real at the top of La Liga, though, one point ahead of Barcelona, and Hazard did contribute, winning the penalty which was converted by Sergio Ramos.

The Belgian’s compatriot and teammate, Thibaut Courtois, spoke of Hazard’s importance to the side.

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“Celta didn't come forward often,” said the goalkeeper. “Overall we have defended well and with a good organization.