Eden Hazard makes Real Madrid debut in 3-2 win over Levante

Eden Hazard started on the bench but replaced Casemiro in the 60th minute with Real Madrid leading 3-1.

Real Madrid attacker Eden Hazard   -  Bongarts

Eden Hazard made his long-awaited Real Madrid debut in the 3-2 win over Levante at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday.

A thigh injury suffered during pre-season had kept the Belgian forward out of action for his new club, while the injury also ruled him out of Belgium's Euro 2020 Qualifiers against Scotland and San Marino.

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Real Madrid went 3-0 up in the first half with goals from Karim Benzema (2) and Casemiro, but it had a nervy finish after Levante, though goals from Borja Mayoral and Gonzalo Melero, reduced the deficit to one goal with 15 minutes to play.

The Madrid club next plays Paris Saint-Germain in its opening Champions League fixture on Wednesday.

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