Eden Hazard, widely regarded as one of the best players in the Premier League, had another very successful season which only but reinforced his status as he scored 16 goals and provided 13 assists for Chelsea in all competitions.
Approaching his peak, his talent is ever on the rise and so is the demand for his services, with Chelsea doing everything they can to hold on to their star player. Chelsea are looking to sign a new deal with him, which would make him the third highest paid Premier League footballer behind Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, with an earnings of £300,000 per week. Hazard was ranked 13th in the Forbes list of Highest Paid Soccer Players while also ranking 14th in the Highest Paid Soccer Players in 2017.
Eden Hazard's Salary
Hazard’s net worth is estimated as $120 Million at the beginning of 2018 and would increase as the year progresses.
He earns $15.4-16 million as salary including bonuses in his contract. With clubs like Real Madrid monitoring his situation, Chelsea are to offer him a bumper contract making him the most paid Chelsea player ever.
Apart from his contract at Chelsea, he also earns from his sponsorship deals with Sina Sports of China who write about his footballing and personal stories, and Topps who introduced a new trading card line with Hazard as the face of it. He also has a sponsorship deal with Lotus Bakeries to do social media campaign for their famous Biscoff brand of biscuits. However, Hazard’s deal with Nike ranks the highest in his list of endorsements.
Hazard is a big fan of the German automobile company Audi and has two Audis in his collection along with a BMW and a Mercedes-Benz. He also owns a mansion in Belgium.
Source of Wealth
Nike, Sina Sports, Topps, Lotus Bakeries
Empire of the Children Project, Okocha Charity Foundation