Eden Hazard Biography

Published On Jul 11, 2017
Facts of Eden Hazard
Date of Birth: 1991 , January-7
Birth Nation: Belgium
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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Eden Hazard pursued his football career at the tender age of four, playing for the Royal Stade Brainois. Further, he has transferred to Tubize where he played for almost eight years. 

After that, a French club Lille offered Eden’s father to join his son to them. His father accepted and allowed him to play for the club and Hazard made his amateur debut in a league match against Racing Club de appearing as a second half substitute. At the club, he played 147 matches and scored 36 goals in total from 2007 to 2010.

Hazard finally joined his dream football club, The Chelsea with transfer fees of 32 million euros. At Chelsea, he wears a jersey of 17 numbers and made his first appearance against Seattle Sounders.

Furthermore, he appeared in FIFA World Cup 2014 representing his nation Belgium. Hazard also captained his country Belgium against France at the Stade de France and scored a goal on a penalty for Belgium’s final match with a 4-3 Victory as well as captained Belgium for the UEFA Euro 2016 finals.

Regarding Eden’s ethnicity, he is white and holds a Belgium nationality. Talking about his personal life, he married his girlfriend Natasha after having an affair for several years. Now the couple is blessed with two sons, Yannis and Leo.

Hazard is getting a highest weekly salary in his club Chelsea of 185,000 Euro and have a total net worth of $101.3 million. Besides monetary earning, he won several awards like Ligue 1 and Coupe de France at Lille, UEFA Europa League at Chelsea, UNFP Player of the Month, Bravo Award and much more.

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Born in Belgium

1991

Worldwide popular, professional football player, Eden Hazard was born on 7 January 1991, in La Louviere, Belgium to Carine and Thierry. He currently plays for Chelsea FC as an attacking Midfielder.

Joined Lille Club

2007

Popular professional football player Eden joined his first professional club, Lille French, where he played from 2007 to 2012. At the club, he appeared on 147 times and scored 36 goals 

Married Natasha

2010

Eden married his girlfriend Natasha after having an affair of several years. Now the couple is blessed with two children, both are sons; Yannis and Leo.

Kissed First Award

2011

Hazard received his very first award, “Ligue 1” in the year 2011. Further, he has won several awards including  “Coupe de France”, “UEFA Europa League”, “UNFP Ligue 1 Player of the year” and much more.

Joined Chelsea

2012

Chelsea confirmed on its website about the transfer of Hazard in their team. Chelsea pays transfer fees of 32 million euros. At Chelsea, he wears 17 number jersey and has made his first appearance against Seattle Sounders.

Appeared in World Cup

2014

Hazard appeared in FIFA World Cup 2014 representing his nation Belgium.In the World Cup, he assisted Dries Merten’s winning after hitting a goal in the team's first game of the tournament.

Hazard in Euro CUP

2016

Hazard appeared and captained Belgium for the UEFA Euro 2016 final. In the match, he won the match by a goal on penalty; after a foul made by Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Ognjen Vranjes.

Hazard's Net Worth

2017

International footballer Eden Hazard is getting a highest weekly salary in his club Chelsea of 185,000 Euro per week and has a total net worth of $101.3 his After a football success he became financially strong.