Eden Hazard

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Eden Michael Hazard (born 7 January 1991) is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a winger or attacking midfielder for Spanish club Real Madrid and captains the Belgium national team. Known for his creativity, dribbling, passing and vision, Hazard is considered one of the best players of his generation.Hazard is the son of two former footballers and began his career in Belgium playing for local youth clubs. In 2005, he moved to France, where he began his senior career with Ligue 1 club Lille. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eden Hazard has received more than 15,041,087 page views. His biography is available in 82 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 80 in 2019). Eden Hazard is the 603rd most popular soccer player (up from 705th in 2019), the 279th most popular biography from Belgium (up from 286th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Eden Hazard ranks 603 out of 16,880Before him are Daniele Massaro, Rogério Ceni, Jérôme Boateng, Isidro Lángara, Andrey Arshavin, and André Abegglen. After him are Kenji Tochio, Predrag Mijatović, Gerardo Martino, Mark van Bommel, José Ángel Iribar, and Paul Pogba.

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Among people born in 1991, Eden Hazard ranks 4Before him are Antoine Griezmann, James Rodríguez, and Thiago Alcântara. After him are Ed Sheeran, Jorginho, N'Golo Kanté, Virgil van Dijk, Xherdan Shaqiri, Alexandre Lacazette, Riyad Mahrez, and Kevin De Bruyne.

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Among people born in Belgium, Eden Hazard ranks 279 out of 1,019Before him are Hendrick van Balen the Elder (1570), Florimond Claude, Comte de Mercy-Argenteau (1727), Patrick Bauchau (1938), William of Moerbeke (1215), Peter Snayers (1592), and Max Verstappen (1997). After him are Arnold Geulincx (1624), Guillaume Lekeu (1870), Jean Rey (1902), Cornelis Floris de Vriendt (1514), William of St-Thierry (1085), and Joanna, Duchess of Brabant (1322).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Eden Hazard ranks 9Before him are Paul Van Himst (1943), Jan Ceulemans (1957), Wilfried Van Moer (1945), Romelu Lukaku (1993), Herbert Wimmer (1944), and Thibaut Courtois (1992). After him are Enzo Scifo (1966), Marc Wilmots (1969), Jean-Marc Bosman (1964), Bernard Voorhoof (1910), Franky Vercauteren (1956), and Raoul Lambert (1944).

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