Chelsea star makes future declaration

Published Add your comment

Chelsea star Eden Hazard has today insisted that he has no interest in a rumoured summer switch to Paris Saint-Germain, telling L'Equipe that he is fully focused on matching talent to consistency at Stamford Bridge in his bid to be considered among the planet's elite players.

Hazard has been spearhead behind Chelsea's challenge for silverware so far this season, taking his Premier League tally to 12 goals in 25 matches with a hat-trick against Newcastle United last weekend.

The Belgian's brilliance has seen PSG persistently linked with the wing wizard in recent months, but Hazard is adamant that he sees his long-term future in the Premier League and plans to continue learning from senior players like Frank Lampard and Samuel Eto'o.

In an interview with L'Equipe the 23-year-old said: "It's never been a question of me leaving Chelsea. I feel good in this club and I still have plenty of things to do.

"It's flattering to read that PSG are interested in me. But it doesn't bother me. I know very well what I want to do, where I'm headed. No one will change my mind. My objective is to be the best with Chelsea."

"They've won so much [Lampard, Eto'o and John Terry). I draw inspiration from them every day, it helps me to grow," he said. "That's why I think my best years are still to come."

Hazard's upturn in form has helped Jose Mourinho's side move into pole position in a congested title race, with the Blues sat top of the Premier League following a nine-match unbeaten run in the top flight.

Goals and assists have flowed for the diminutive forward since adapting to Mourinho's style of play, laying on eight strikes for team-mates alongside netting 14 goals in all competitions.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Paris Saint-Germain
Eden Hazard

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again