Eden Hazard Net Worth! Eden Hazard is a Belgian professional football player who plays for English club Chelsea and the Belgium national team as Winger / Attacking Midfielder and captain. He started his professional career with Lille in 2007 where he remained until 2012.
In 2015, Hazard signed a new contract with Chelsea for another five and a half years. During that same season, he won the ‘PFA Player of the Year’ award and Chelsea’s ‘Player of the Year’ award. The midfielder has become one of the Blues’ most significant players since arriving from Lille, and has begun to uphold a reputation as one of the best players in the Premier League – if not the best – and is constantly compared to the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
After joining Lille in 2005 and training at their sports school for some time, Eden signed his first professional three-year contract in May 2007. He made his first professional debut in a game against Racing Club de France in September 2007. During the 2008-2009 season, he was promoted to the senior team manager and signed a three-year extension at Lille.
His debut for the Belgian senior national soccer team was in 2008 in a game against Kazakhstan. He was later declared the very first international player to be named UNFP ‘Young Player of the Year.’ During the 2009-2010 season, he signed a contract to remain at Lille until 2014.
In June of 2012, Chelsea officials made a deal with Lille to sign Eden to their team, and he then played his first game for the team a month later. During the 2014 World Cup qualification campaign he scored two goals in nine matches which helped his team get to the 2014 FIFA World Cup where they reached the quarterfinals and got eliminated.
In 2015, Hazard signed a new contract with Chelsea for another five and a half years.
During that same season, he won the ‘PFA Player of the Year’ award and Chelsea’s ‘Player of the Year’ award.