Eden Michael Hazard is a Belgian professional footballer who plays for the English club Chelsea and the national team of Belgium. Basically, he plays on the positions of the attacking midfielder and as a wide midfielder. Hazard has incredible skills, and he is known for his creativity, speed, and dribbling. Many experts describe him as "a fearless, explosive attacking midfielder who can change the game in one pass or dribbling".
Eden Hazard biography and early life
Eden was born in La Louviere, but he grew up in Bren-le-Comte, a small town in Wallonia. All members of his family are associated with football. His mother Catherine and father Thierry played football. It is interesting that his mother played in the position of the striker in the First Division of Belgium, but was forced to end her career in the third month of pregnancy.
Eden has three brothers. His middle brother, Torgan, played for the main opponent of Lille on the Northern derby - the football club Lance. Two other brothers: Kilian and Ethan. In August 2011, Kilian joined the Lille Youth Academy. According to the contract, he will play for the club when he turns 16. Brother Ethan stayed in Belgium and plays in the youth academy of the former club of his successful brother - Tubize.
Currently, Eden has a relationship with his girlfriend, Natasha. On December 19, 2010, Belgian and French media reported that they had a son. In April 2012, he married Natasha. At the moment, a successful football player has three children: Janis, Leo, and Samri.
Eden Hazard career
Eden started his football career in his native club Royal Stud Brainois at the age of four. During his stay at the club, one of his coaches described the little boy as a "gifted player." He spent eight years at the club, and then Eden moved to Tubize. He was seen by the French club "Lille," at that time he played for Tubize at local tournaments.The leadership of the club Lille noticed Eden and offered sign a youth contract.
In the 2007-2008 season, Eden finished amateur career after spending 11 matches and scoring one goal. He helped the reserve team finished in fifth place, which was the highest among the reserve teams of professional clubs playing in the amateur championship.At the end of the 2008-2009 season, he was named the best young player of the year by the National Union of Professional Footballers. He became the first foreign player to receive this award.
On June 4, 2012, the 21-year-old Belgian national team agreed on the terms of the personal contract with Chelsea and had already undergone a medical examination. Eden Azar entered the English Premier League history. The midfielder was recognized as the best player of the match in the three starting rounds of the championship. Thus, he managed to establish a new achievement of the tournament.In the 2014-2015 season, Eden was voted the best player of the season in the opinion of Chelsea players and fans