Eden Hazard is a Belgian professional footballer known for his contributions to major teams such as Chelsea and Real Madrid. He has also represented the Belgian national team. He is celebrated for his speed and incredible creativity that allows him to perfectly fit in as a wide midfielder as well as an attacking midfielder in his team.
Hazard's playing style and technique have earned him a lot of support and love from all quarters. He has garnered support from fans, coaches, and fellow players.
- Full name: Eden Michael Hazard
- Date of birth: January 7, 1991
- Age: 29 years
- Place of birth: La Louviere, Belgium
- Profession: Pro footballer
- Current club: Real Madrid
- Number: 10
- Position: Forward – Left-winger, Captain of the Belgian team
- Joined: July 1, 2012
- Contract expiration: June 30, 2020
- Eden Hazard religion: Islam
- Nationality: Belgian
- Marital status: Married
- Spouse: Natacha Van Honacker
- Children: Yannis, Leo & Samy
- Religion: Islam
- Salary: $15 million
- Net worth: $100 million
- Eye color: Blue
- Hair color: Black
- Weight: 75 kg
- Height: 1.73m
Eden Hazard age and early life
The star was born to Thierry and Carine. He was raised in Braine-le-Comte. His football skills must have been influenced by both his parents as they were both footballers. Thierry was a defensive midfielder with La Louviere, in the Belgian Second Division, the semi-professional level.
On the other hand, the mother was a striker in the Belgian Women’s First Division. She, however, dropped off the team when she got pregnant with Eden. The player is the eldest child in a family of four children.
Eden Hazard brother, Thorgan, moved to Borussia Monchengladbach in 2015. He had played for Chelsea since 2012. His other sibling, Kylian, also a footballer, plays for Cercle Brugge K.S.V. His youngest brother, Ethan, plays in Tubize's youth academy.
Eden Hazard wife
The player's wife is called Natacha Van Honacker. They have been blessed with three beautiful boys. Their first child Yannis was born on December 19, 2010. Leo was born in February 2013, and lastly, Samy was born in September 2015.
Eden Hazard height
How tall is Eden Hazard? The star is 1.75 m tall.
Eden's career started in 1995 when he joined the Royal Stade Brainois. He remained with the club until 2003 when he moved to Tubize. Two years after, he joined Lille, where he was until 2007 when he got promoted to the senior team.
His performance was brilliant as he scored 36 goals out of the 147 games he played. He played for Belgium Under 15 team in 2006. He also played for the Under 16 and Under 17 teams, staying with the second team-up until 2008.
In 2012, the player's journey to Chelsea FC membership commenced. Eden Hazard contract is said to come to an end by June 30, 2020. He has been a great player since the 2017/2018 season. His record shows that he played 208 games, scoring 69 goals.
He has also been instrumental in the team's success, acquiring multiple titles, including the Football League Cup, the UEFA Europa League, 2 Premier League titles, and 1 FA Cup. Just before Eden Hazard transfer, he won the Coupe de France as well as the Ligue 1 with Lille.
He currently plays for Hazard Real Madrid. Before joining the 2018 FIFA World Cup, he won his country’s colors in the field 82 times. He emerged as one of the best players in the World Cup since he recorded two goals in the process. The player contributed to his team's winning against England, making it possible for his country to take the bronze medal.
Eden Hazard net worth
The player is one of the most successful in this era. He is recorded to have a significant amount of wealth. According to Wealthy Gorilla, he has a net worth value of $100 million. Celebrity Net Worth puts Eden Hazard salary at $15 million every year. When you are a player of his caliber, then earning such an impressive amount of money each year does not come as a surprise.
Eden Hazard is an accomplished soccer player joining the list of numerous other successful soccer players in history. His excellent dribbling skills, speed, and tactics set him apart, making him an inspiration to upcoming players with similar natural abilities such as his.