EDEN HAZARD

  • Chelsea, third-tier Sheffield United in Capital One semi-finals 5 days ago

    Chelsea swept into the semi-finals of the English League Cup on Tuesday, joining third-tier Sheffield United in the last four after their shock win over Premier League side Southampton. Eliminated at the quarter-final stage in three of the previous four seasons, Chelsea made no mistake this time as goals by Eden...
  • EPL: Eden Hazard, Diego Costa give Chelsea 2-0 win over Hull City December 13, 2014

    London: Eden Hazard and Diego Costa scored as Premier League leader Chelsea responded to their first loss of the season with a 2-0 victory over 10-man Hull. Hazard scored his eighth goal of the season in the seventh minute, and Hull midfielder Tom Huddlestone was dismissed on the hour after being...
  • EPL: Chelsea aim to make it another Bridge of sighs for Spurs December 3, 2014

    Chelsea will look to stretch one of the longest unbeaten sequences in the top flight when the runaway leaders entertain arch-rivals Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday. There has been little love lost between the fans of both sides since Spurs beat Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley in the first all-London FA Cup...
  • Chelsea beat West Brom 2-0 to strengthen their top position November 22, 2014

    London: Chelsea kept up their title charge in the Premier League by easily beating 10-man West Bromwich Albion 2-0 on Saturday, with Diego Costa scoring his league-leading 11th goal of the season. Costa downed a cross from Oscar to volley in the opening goal in the 11th minute at Stamford Bridge...
  • Chelsea draw 1-1 with Maribor in Champions League November 6, 2014

    Eden Hazard had a late penalty saved as Chelsea missed a chance to advance from Group G in the Champions League on Wednesday, drawing 1-1 with Maribor. Unrecognizable from the side that was crushed 6-0 by Chelsea at Stamford Bridge two weeks ago, Maribor took a deserved lead in the 50th...
  • Eden Hazard scores as Chelsea beat QPR 2-1 in Premier League November 1, 2014

    London: Eden Hazard converted a second-half penalty to keep Chelsea's perfect home record intact with a 2-1 win over Queens Park Rangers in the Premier League on Saturday. Hazard was fouled by Eduardo Vargas and took the spot kick himself in the 76th minute at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea provisionally moved...
  • Champions League: Eden Hazard scores twice as Chelsea rout Maribor 6-0 October 22, 2014

    London: Eden Hazard netted twice and Didier Drogba scored his first goal since returning to Chelsea in a comprehensive 6-0 victory over Maribor in the Champions League on Tuesday. Hazard scored the last two goals against the Slovenian club, including one from the penalty spot, as Chelsea consolidated top spot in...
  • Chelsea beat Arsenal 2-0 to extend league lead October 5, 2014

    London: Chelsea extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to five points over Manchester City after beating Arsenal 2-0 Sunday in a feisty London derby. Eden Hazard opened the scoring for Chelsea in the 27th minute, coolly slotting home a penalty past Arsenal keeper Wojciech Szczesny. The Belgium international...
  • Champions League: Mourinho at home in Chelsea's away clash against Sporting September 30, 2014

    Lisbon: It's all level in Group G of the Champions League as the four clubs head into the second set of matches after 1-1 draws. Chelsea play at Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday, with both clubs looking to take control of the group. The London club had the lead over Schalke at Stamford...
  • Chelsea are equipped to win the Champions League, says Eden Hazard September 29, 2014

    After suffering the bitter taste of a semi-final defeat last season, Chelsea's Eden Hazard says Chelsea are equipped to win the Champions League this time around. Hazard, who joined the club shortly after Chelsea were crowned European champions in 2012, says the London club can go all the way again this...
  • Chelsea expect Eden Hazard to sign new deal September 16, 2014

    Chelsea are confident that Belgium midfielder Eden Hazard will commit his longterm future to the Premier League club by signing a new contract, manager Jose Mourinho said on Tuesday. Hazard, who was Chelsea's top scorer with 14 league goals last season, has established himself as an talismanic playmaker since his arrival...
  • Costa, Hazard inspire Chelsea to a 20 win over Leicester City August 23, 2014

    London: Diego Costa and Eden Hazard scored in the second half as Chelsea finally broke down Leicester's stubborn resistance for a 20 victory in the Premier League on Saturday. The newly promoted visitors had threatened a major upset until Costa controlled a deflected pass from Branislav Ivanovic in front of goal...
  • As it happened: Argentina vs Belgium, World Cup 2014 quarterfinals July 5, 2014

    Catch all the live updates from the third quarterfinal match between Argentina and Belgium at the Estadio Nacional stadium in Brasilia. (Scroll down for the Live Blog) So far none of Argentina's opponents has been able to stop Lionel Messi. Perhaps Belgium have what it takes. But even if doesn't, the...
  • World Cup 2014: Facing Belgium, Argentina may need more than Messi July 5, 2014

    So far none of Argentina's opponents has been able to stop Lionel Messi. Perhaps Belgium have what it takes. But even if doesn't, the Red Devils present a fresh challenge for Argentina at this World Cup. For the first time in Brazil, Argentina face an opponent with attacking potential that rivals...
  • World Cup 2014: Belgium unveil Messi plan with a Hazard of their own July 4, 2014

    Salvador: Belgium pointed to Eden Hazard as a potential match winner as they laid out a strategy to combat Lionel Messi and Argentina when they meet in their World Cup quarterfinal in Brasilia on Saturday. "Hey, we've got Eden," teammate Kevin Mirallas said on Thursday as reporters sought answers to the...
  • The Beautiful Game: Round of 16 surprisingly didn't had any upsets July 2, 2014

    Eight teams have secured their quarterfinal berths after the round of 16 ended in the World Cup in Brazil. ...
  • As it happened: World Cup 2014, Belgium vs USA, Round of 16 July 2, 2014

    Catch all the updates from the round of 16 match played between Belgium and USA at Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador. (Scroll down for the Live Blog) The United States' declaration of their attacking intentions may awaken the more thrillseeking instincts of unbeaten but so far underwhelming Belgium as they prepare...
  • World Cup 2014: US plan to attack unbeaten but underwhelming Belgium June 30, 2014

    The United States' declaration of their attacking intentions may awaken the more thrillseeking instincts of unbeaten but so far underwhelming Belgium as they prepare for "war" in Tuesday's last16 World Cup clash. The Belgians came through the group stage with three wins from three against Algeria, Russia and South Korea but...
  • The Beautiful Game: Portugal were not best prepared for the World Cup June 27, 2014

    Ronaldo's first goal of the World Cup earned Portugal a 21 win over Ghana but couldn't prevent his team being eliminated from the tournament. ...
  • World Cup 2014: Belgium have the points, but how about the style? June 24, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: First came boos and whistles. And then, a Brazilian taunt cascaded down the stands of the Maracana stadium "Little team, your place is in the second division." The Belgians had felt honored to play at the famous stadium but the local fans didn't exactly return the...
  • As it happened: Belgium vs Russia, World Cup 2014 June 22, 2014

    Catch all the Live action from the Group H encounter between Belgium and Russia at Estadio do Maracana in Rio De Janeiro. (Scroll down for the Live Blog) With the second round just one victory away, Belgium are sweating on the fitness of captain and defender Vincent Kompany ahead of their...
  • World Cup 2014: Belgium captain Vincent Kompany down with groin strain June 19, 2014

    Belgium captain Vincent Kompany missed training on Thursday because of a groin strain, three days ahead of his team's Group H game against Russia at the World Cup. Kompany stands at the heart of the Belgium defence and missing the Manchester City stalwart would be a big handicap for the group...
  • World Cup 2014: Belgium with enough firepower to confirm contenders tag June 18, 2014

    Belo Horizonte, Brazil: Belgium breathed a sigh of relief after edging past Algeria 21 on Tuesday to get their World Cup campaign off to a winning start but the depth of their squad looks set to carry them well past the group stage. The Belgians, who breezed through the qualifiers unbeaten,...
  • World Cup 2014: Belgium want Hazard to shine against Algeria June 17, 2014

    Belo Horizonte: Belgium is looking to playmaker Eden Hazard to come alive during Tuesday's opening World Cup match against Algeria to make sure the team can live up to the pretournament hype. Coach Marc Wilmots said that the Chelsea star "can be among the five best in world," with his vision...
  • Hazard reveals he will wear the No. 10 shirt for Chelsea next season June 4, 2014

    Chelsea have announced Eden Hazard is to wear the number 10 shirt next term, effectively scotching media reports that the Belgium World Cup winger could be leaving the club in the close season. Hazard had been tipped to join team mate David Luiz at Paris St Germain. Terms have been agreed...
  • Belgium beat Sweden 20 in World Cup warmup June 2, 2014

    Stockholm: Goals by Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard gave Belgium a 20 win over Sweden in a World Cup warmup game on Sunday. After a slow start, the Belgians took advantage of a Swedish defensive mistake that allowed Axel Witsel to set up the Everton striker in the 34th minute. Hazard easily...