101 Facts About Eden Hazard

1. Eden Hazard revealed that he has decided on his future in an interview with French radio station RMC, as part of a documentary on his career, which is due to be aired Wednesday.

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2. Eden Hazard has long had a contract offer on the table to stay at Chelsea.

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3. Eden Hazard rowed back on that statement, somewhat, when returning to Chelsea, insisting he could see out his career at Stamford Bridge.

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4. Eden Hazard already knows for a while what he wants.

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5. Eden Hazard has a history of issuing teasing messages into the public domain.

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6. Eden Hazard got on the score sheet twice to help the Blues hoist themselves back into the top four ahead of Arsenal and improve their goal difference.

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7. Eden Hazard insisted that his side 'need to be focused' in their hunt for a top-four finish after beating Huddersfield on Saturday, and spoke on how the Blues can beat Manchester City.

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8. Eden Hazard has three brothers, all of whom play football, including Thorgan, who joined him at Chelsea in 2012 but then moved to Borussia Monchengladbach in 2015.

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9. Eden Hazard is a Belgium international, having represented his country at under-17 and under-19 level.

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10. In June 2012 Eden Hazard signed for English club Chelsea, where he went on to win the UEFA Europa League in his first season and the PFA Young Player of the Year in his second.

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11. Eden Hazard went on to become an integral part of the Lille team under manager Rudi Garcia, racking up over 190 appearances.

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12. Eden Hazard will attract a big fee from Chelsea as they are desperate to keep hold of their star man.

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13. Eden Hazard chipped in with a brace in a man of the match performance from the Belgian.

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14. Eden Hazard believes Gonzalo Higuain has the ability to score on a regular basis for Chelsea after the striker opened his account against Huddersfield.

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15. Eden Hazard bagged a brace, with a penalty on the stroke of half-time and a smart finish in the second half, before David Luiz wrapped up the three points for the Blues late on.

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16. Eden Hazard tries a through ball, but Marcos Alonso is caught offside.

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17. Eden Hazard said loan signing Gonzalo Higuain "can score a lot of goals" for Chelsea after the striker opened his account for his new club on Saturday.

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18. Eden Hazard is a good fit, no doubt, but still Chelsea has struggled to get those goals.

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19. Eden Hazard is one of the best players in the world right now.

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20. Eden Hazard would clearly fit in at Madrid but Joe Cole, the former Chelsea forward who worked with him a Lille, believes Blues must keep hold of him.

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21. Eden Hazard has spoken openly about the prospect of joining Madrid.

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22. Eden Hazard managed to carry his sensational form into the Premier League for Chelsea so far.

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23. Eden Hazard reiterated his desire to play for Real Madrid earlier this month.

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24. Eden Hazard is expected to play at the Vitality despite rumours linking him with a move away from Chelsea.

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25. Eden Hazard "has to leave" Chelsea in the near future if he is serious about a career away from west London, according to the club's manager Maurizio Sarri.

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26. Eden Hazard is expected to start alongside new recruit Gonzalo Higuain against the Cherries, as Chelsea look to go three points clear of fifth-placed Arsenal.

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27. Eden Hazard earned an estimated $22m, putting him 85th on Forbes's list of the world's highest paid athletes for 2016.

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28. Eden Hazard started his football career at his hometown club Royal Stade Brainois at the age of four, and his prodigious talent on the ball caught the eye of the local coaches.

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29. Eden Hazard is widely regarded as one of the best footballers in the world, often drawing comparisons with Ballon d'Or winners Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

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30. Eden Hazard posted the video on the Belgium Red Devils Youtube channel which can be viewed above.

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31. Eden Hazard scored his first goal in his debut game for Chelsea.

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32. Eden Hazard was 17 years old when he had his senior debut with Belgium in November 2008.

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33. Eden Hazard is prolific in goal scoring but he managed to score in love, marrying his childhood sweetheart Natasha.

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34. Eden Hazard was born on 7th January 1991 and is a Belgian international footballer who currently plays Chelsea in the Premier League and has cemented his spot in the Belgium national team.

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35. Eden Hazard is a name that is familiar to a lot of tongues.

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36. Eden Hazard has emerged as Chelsea's talisman since joining the club for £32m from Lille in 2012, helping the club win five major honours, including two Premier League titles.

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37. Eden Hazard scored a solo goal against Hungary in the last 16, before Belgium were eliminated by Wales in the quarter-finals.

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38. Eden Hazard converted a penalty for his 50th Premier League goal, making him the sixth Chelsea player to achieve this feat.

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39. Eden Hazard was voted Man of the Match thereafter for his performance.

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40. Eden Hazard jumps a lot but normally he closes his eyes.

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41. Eden Hazard became the only player in Europe who has taken more than 15 penalties and scored all of them.

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42. Eden Hazard was unplayable, as a manager I haven't come up against anyone like that.

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43. Eden Hazard was given the number 17, which was previously worn by Jose Bosingwa.

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44. Eden Hazard was included in the Team of the Year for the third straight season.

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45. Eden Hazard was rewarded with a place in the organization's Team of the Year for the second consecutive season.

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46. Eden Hazard was nominated, for the second consecutive season, for the Young Player of the Year award.

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47. Eden Hazard was promoted to the senior team permanently by new manager Rudi Garcia.

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48. Eden Hazard has three brothers, all of whom play football, including Thorgan, who joined him at Chelsea in 2012 but then moved permanently to Borussia Monchengladbach in 2015.

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49. Eden Hazard has since earned over 90 caps, and was a member of the Belgian squad which reached the quarter-finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the UEFA Euro 2016.

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50. Eden Hazard went on to become an integral part of Lille under manager Rudi Garcia, racking up over 190 appearances.

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51. Eden Hazard makes huge statement concerning Chelsea future amid Real Madrid link.

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52. Eden Hazard reveals how Joe Cole convinced him to sign for the club.

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53. Eden Hazard will step up his return from a back injury when Chelsea take on BATE Borisov in.

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54. In 2012, Eden Hazard signed a sponsorship deal with sportswear and equipment supplier, Nike.

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55. Eden Hazard made nine appearances in the Red Devils' successful 2014 World Cup qualification campaign, scoring twice.

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56. Throughout the tournament, Eden Hazard impressed media and coaches, which led to many in Belgium comparing him to Belgian football legend Enzo Scifo.

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57. Eden Hazard took the penalty kick, sending it low to the right past United goalkeeper David de Gea for the only goal of the game.

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58. In the 2018 FA Cup Final on 19 May, Eden Hazard entered Manchester United's penalty area, where he was fouled by defender Phil Jones with a sliding tackle.

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59. Eden Hazard recorded a total of 81 touches throughout the game, and his performance earned him the Man of the Match.

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60. In February 2016, Eden Hazard was scrutinised when he said it would "be difficult to say no" to a move to Paris Saint-Germain.

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61. Eden Hazard joined Lille in 2005 and spent two years developing in the club's local sports school, due to its youth academy in Luchin not being in operation at that time.

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62. Eden Hazard began his football career playing for hometown club Royal Stade Brainois at the age of four.

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63. Eden Hazard is a Belgium international, having represented his nation at under-17 and under-19 level.

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64. Eden Hazard spent two years in the club's academy and, at the age of 16, made his professional debut in November 2007.

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65. Eden Hazard is the son of two former footballers and began his career in Belgium playing for local youth clubs.

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66. Eden Hazard makes surprise admission which will get Chelsea fans very worried.

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67. Eden Hazard enjoying himself at Chelsea but admits to feeling exhausted.

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68. Eden Hazard will consider Chelsea future and potential Real Madrid transfer after season ends.

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69. Eden Hazard has paid tribute to Joe Cole on the occasion of his retirement, recalling how his former teammate at French side Lille convinced him to join Chelsea six years ago.

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70. In an interview with Chelsea, Eden Hazard has revealed that Joe Cole convinced him to join the Blues in the first place.

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71. Eden Hazard has finally revealed what prompted him to choose Chelsea over Manchester United back in 2012.

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72. Eden Hazard said he is feeling fatigued after his exertions at the FIFA World Cup in the summer, but he is still happy to be playing for Chelsea.

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73. Eden Hazard has hinted he will take stock of his future at Chelsea after this Premier League season.

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74. Eden Hazard has good news on his back injury ahead of Everton clash.

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75. Eden Hazard recently returned from a back injury after making a stellar start.

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76. Maurizio Sarri unsure if Eden Hazard is ready to play 90 minutes against Everton.

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77. Eden Hazard has been fouled once every 24 minutes in the Premier League this season and the Chelsea attacker has accepted he now has to tailor his training.

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78. Eden Hazard has admitted that getting his kicks in the Premier League is starting to wear him down.

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79. Eden Hazard set to start with Alvaro Morata to return for Everton clash.

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80. Eden Hazard will play at most 50 minutes of Chelsea's Europa.

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81. Eden Hazard will play at most 50 minutes of Chelsea's Europa League match at BATE, but Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas have not travelled with the squad.

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82. Eden Hazard will step up his return from a back injury when Chelsea take on BATE Borisov in Belarus on Thursday, head coach Maurizio Sarri has said.

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83. Eden Hazard "not thinking about" Madrid move, says brother Thorgan.

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84. Maurizio Sarri has admitted that Eden Hazard is a doubt for Chelsea FC's clash against Derby County in the Carabao Cup fourth round on Wednesday night.

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85. Eden Hazard is ready to play some part for Chelsea this weekend after missing their last three matches with a back injury.

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86. Eden Hazard returned to Chelsea and had an instant impact as an Alvaro Morata brace and Pedro strike sank Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge.

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87. Eden Hazard made the right call by staying at Chelsea beyond the summer, according to his younger brother and former Blues hopeful Thorgan, who added that his sibling is "not thinking about a move.

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88. Maurizio Sarri has confirmed Eden Hazard is ready to be part of Chelsea's squad against Crystal Palace on Sunday.

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89. Maurizio Sarri is hopeful Eden Hazard will be able to play some part in the game against Crystal Palace on Sunday.

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90. Eden Hazard will sit out Chelsea's Carabao Cup fourth-round match against Derby County but could return against Crystal Palace on Sunday.

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91. Eden Hazard was unavailable for the Blues' Europa League defeat of BATE and has not recovered for Sunday's clash at Turf Moor.

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92. Eden Hazard will not feature for Chelsea against Derby County in the Carabao Cup but is "much better" and should return to full training on Wednesday, according to assistant manager Gianfranco Zola.

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93. On his debut, Eden Hazard became the eighth youngest international player in Belgian football history, at 17 years and 316 days.

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94. On 18 November 2008, Eden Hazard was called up to the Belgium senior team, for the first time, by manager Rene Vandereycken for the team's match against Luxembourg.

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95. Eden Hazard was selected to participate and played in all three group stage matches, where Belgium were eliminated.

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96. Eden Hazard played for various Belgian national youth teams, such as the under-17 and under-19 teams.

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97. On 25 August 2017, Eden Hazard returned to action, playing 75 minutes for the Chelsea U23 side.

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98. On 20 April 2017, Eden Hazard was named in the PFA Team of the Year for the fourth time in his five seasons at Chelsea.

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99. On 18 November 2016, Eden Hazard was named the Premier League Player of the Month for October.

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100. On 26 May 2015, Eden Hazard was voted as Chelsea's Player of the Year for the second year in a row.

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101. On 12 February 2015, Eden Hazard signed a new five-and-a-half-year contract with Chelsea.

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