BREAKING: Eden Hazard has retired from professional football at the age of 32.
Eden Hazard announces his retirement from professional football.
“You must listen to yourself and say stop at the right time.”
“After 16 years and more than 700 matches played, I have decided to end my career as a professional footballer.”
“I was able to realise my dream, I have played and had fun on many pitches around the world.”
“During my career I was lucky to meet great managers, coaches and teammates — thank you to everyone for these great times, I will miss you all.”
“I also want to thank the clubs I have played for: LOSC, Chelsea and Real Madrid; and thanks to the RBFA for my Belgian Selection.”
“A special thank you to my family, my friends, my advisors and the people who have been close to me in good times and bad.”
“Finally, a huge thank you to you, my fans, who have followed me for all these years and for your encouragement everywhere I have played.”
“Now is the time to enjoy my loved ones and have new experiences.”
“See you off the field soon my friends.” ❤️
Eden Hazard and Chelsea.
⚽️ 110 goals
Premier League x2
UEFA Europa League x2
Chelsea Player of the Year 2014, 2015, 2017, 2019.
Chelsea Players’ Player of the Year 2015, 2019.
Chelsea Goal of the season 2015/16 (v Tottenham), 2016/17 (v Arsenal), 2018/19 (v Liverpool).
PFA Players’ Player of the Year 2015.
Premier League Player of the Season 2015.
FWA Footballer of the Year 2015.
PFA Premier League Team of the Year 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017
PFA Young Player of the Year 2014
Belgium Player of the Year 2017
Best Belgian Playing Abroad 2017