The Daily Star says Hazard was given permission to return to France and watch his former side Lille against Monaco on Sunday.
But when the time came to leave France and head back to England on Eurostar the Belgian discovered he had misplaced his passport.
And when the winger did get back it was too late to take part in the crucial at Chelsea’s Cobham HQ – and he was punished for it by boss Jose Mourinho. Hazard, 22, was forced to watch the Schalke game from the stands.
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