Eden Hazard — Biography, Awards, Personal Life & Achievements
Prospective footballers, as practice shows, are far from always becoming world-wide stars. Those who have high hopes are placed on them often do not justify their confidence in view of the burden of responsibility and pressure exerted on a player by the press, fans, and coach. But Eden HEdend is not one of those players who will surrender. At 23, this winger is gradually becoming a global star.
Eden Hazard Biography
Born Eden HEdend on January 7, 1991 in La Louviere, but grew up in a small town called Braine-le-Comte, located in the territory of Wallonia. The father of the midfielder is Belgian, and the mother is a native of Morocco, therefore, by religion, Eden Eden is a Muslim. Eden’s father was a semi-professional footballer playing for the club La Louviere, while the mother of the future midfielder played in the top Belgian women’s division as a forward. Eden has three brothers – Torgan, Kilian and Ethan, who are also professional footballers.
The beginning of a career and the transition to “Lille” Eden’s professional career began in Belgium in 1995. The first midfielder’s club was the “Royal Stud Brainoua”, and in 2003 he moved to “Tubize”, of which he is considered a graduate. It was in this club that the young talent at the age of 14 managed to declare itself: the scouts of the French “Lille” noticed dribbling, speed and creativity of the Belgian footballer, with the result that in 2005 Eden began to study at the sports school of the team from League After graduating from sports the young talent continued his studies at the Lille Academy.
Already in 2007, Eden signed a professional contract with the French team for a three-year term. For the core of “Lille” the player began to speak in 2008, and the professional debut for the team took place in September this year in a duel against “Sochaux”. The first goal for his French team, Eden scored soon after his debut in the match against Auxerre. In November 2008, the midfielder signed a new three-year contract with his club on improved terms. Gradually improving and improving their skills, the football player became one of the most promising players in the world. Eden’s progress over the years turned out to be just meteoric – in just a few years, from an unknown player of the double “Lille” he managed to become one of the leaders of the team, so it’s not surprising that in 2012 a real fight started for the midfielder.
Going to Chelsea,
Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United – all these giants of English football wanted Eden Eden to join their ranks. The nationality of this player for the teams was not as important as his professional qualities. Eden then praised the attacking power of Manchester City, then hinted that he would continue his career as a member of the Red Devils. However, neither one nor the other happened, and as a result, a talented Belgian announced at the end of May 2012 that he would go to the Champions League winners, and they became none other than London Chelsea.
In early July of the same year, Eden HEdend completed his move to the London team by signing a multi-year contract with Chelsea. For the transition of the talented Belgian “Chelsea” had to lay out more than 30 million pounds. In “Lille” Eden played under the number “10”, but in Chelsea he had to choose “17”, since the ten in the London club at that time was Juan Mata. As part of his new club, a talented winger made his debut in August 2012 in the match for the English Supercup, but his team suffered an insulting defeat from Manchester City with a score of 3: 2. In the domestic championship of England, the footballer made his debut in the first match, earning a penalty, which Frank Lampard realized without any problems, and giving an assist to Branislav Ivanovic. In the next round against Newcastle, the Belgian scored his first goal for the team from the penalty spot. In the first season for Chelsea, Eden managed to win the Europa League and become one of the leaders of his club. In the next year’s campaign, the Belgian markedly added and became Chelsea’s top scorer in the Premier League, but the team failed to win a single trophy this season. But Eden was recognized as the best young player in the English Premier League. After departing from Atletico from Madrid in the semifinals of the Champions League in 2014, rumors increased that Eden Eden could return to France and join the ranks of the capital PSG.
Since 2007, Eden has been playing for the Belgian team. As part of the junior team in 2007, he managed to reach the semifinals of the European home championship. Initially, he was actively called into the ranks of the youth team, and after a while he moved to a more adult level and helped his team pass the qualifying round for the World Cup. In the summer of 2014, the Belgian will defend the colors of his own team at the upcoming World Championship to be held in Brazil.
Despite its relatively small age, a footballer is a holder of a number of both individual and team awards. Among the team achievements of a football player are the following:
champion of France season 2010/2011;
French Cup winner of the same year;
winner of the Europa League 2013 with Chelsea.
More individual awards:
the best young player in France in 2009 and 2010;
the best player in France in 2011 and 2012;
was a member of the symbolic team of Ligue 1 in 2010, 2011, as well as in 2012;
winner of the Bravo trophy in 2011;
four-time player of Ligue 1 month;
joined the team of the submarine of the year in 2013;
The best young player of the Premier League 2013/2014.
Eden is in a relationship with a girl named Natasha, from which in 2010 the midfielder had a son. The midfielder is also active in social networks, and on most of his photos, Eden HEdend is captured with his teammates Oscar, David Louise, Ramirez and others. Anyway, Eden Eden is just beginning his starry path, and it is likely that soon the talented Belgian will be able to surpass world legends like Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi. The main thing is not to cease to give all yourselves for the good of the team and to constantly improve.