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, ball control and passing, he 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 13,940,121 page views. His biography is available in 80 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Eden Hazard is the 705th most popular soccer player (down from 243rd in 2019), the 286th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 166th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Belgian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Eden Hazard ranks 705 out of 16,923Before him are Marc Overmars, Theodor Wagner, Tadao Kobayashi, Giuseppe Baresi, Andreas Möller, and Adelardo Rodríguez. After him are Júlio César, Tomás Balcázar, Franz Binder, Leopoldo Luque, John Toshack, and Francesco Toldo.

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Among people born in 1991, Eden Hazard ranks 3Before him are Antoine Griezmann and Thiago Alcântara. After him are James Rodríguez, Ed Sheeran, Virgil van Dijk, Travis Scott, Dylan O'Brien, Tyler, the Creator, N'Golo Kanté, Roberto Firmino, and Emma Roberts.

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Among people born in Belgium, Eden Hazard ranks 286 out of 899Before him are Prince Baudouin of Belgium (1869), Leo Joseph Suenens (1904), Joanna, Duchess of Brabant (1322), Guillaume Lekeu (1870), Jean Absil (1893), and Claude Piron (1931). After him are Georges Leekens (1949), Stradanus (1523), Arnold Geulincx (1624), Hélène Dutrieu (1877), Philippe Herreweghe (1947), and François de Cuvilliés (1695).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Eden Hazard ranks 7Before him are Jean-Marie Pfaff (1953), Paul Van Himst (1943), Michel Preud'homme (1959), Jan Ceulemans (1957), Herbert Wimmer (1944), and Bernard Voorhoof (1910). After him are Enzo Scifo (1966), Marc Wilmots (1969), Louis Van Hege (1889), Romelu Lukaku (1993), Thibaut Courtois (1992), and Jean-Marc Bosman (1964).

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