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On occasions he has been forced to play in a false nine role this season as Sarri has given up on strikers Alvaro Morata, who joined Atletico Madrid on loan in January, and Olivier Giroud.
But the arrival of Gonzalo Higuain on loan from Juventus should allow for Hazard to play in his preferred position off the lone striker permanently.
Higuain and Hazard have played together twice, both scoring two goals each during their 5-0 victory over Huddersfield last weekend.
And Chelsea‘s No.10 was optimistic about what his partnership with Higuain might bring in the future.
Hazard added: “When we have the ball, we have a lot of freedom, not just me but the striker and the right [attacker] Willian or Pedro, so we can move a lot.
“I’ve only played two games with Higuain and I know we can do something great together, not only with him but also with the other strikers, the other winger.
“Chelsea is not about Higuain and Hazard, it is about 25 players. But Higuain is a fantastic striker.
“He needs to adapt a bit to English football because it is different to Spain and Italy. “Higuain has a lot of experience. He’s scored everywhere. He’s a nice guy, quiet. But he will score goals, for sure.”