Eden Hazard is a Belgian international footballer who currently plays as an attacking midfielder and a winger for English club Chelsea in the Premier League and the Belgium national team. His creativity, speed, and technical ability has often drawn comparisons to football legends Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Hazard began his football career in Belgium playing for local clubs Royal Stade Brainois and Tubize. In 2005, he moved to France joining first division club Lille. Hazard spent two years in the club's academy and, at the age of 16, made his professional debut in November 2007. In his first season, he won the National Union of Professional Footballers (UNFP) Young Player of the Year award. In the 2009–10 season, Hazard captured the award again becoming the first player to win the award twice. He was also named to the league's Team of the Year. In the 2010–11 season, he was a part of the Lille team that won the league cup double and consequently was named the UNFP Ligue 1 Player of the Year. Hazard was also given the Bravo Award by Italian magazine Guerin Sportivo for his performances during the 2010–11 season. In June 2012, Hazard made his transition to English club Chelsea. Hazard is a Belgium international, having represented his nation at under-17 and under-19 level. Hazard made his senior international debut in November 2008, and nearly three years after, Hazard scored his first international goal against Kazakhstan in October 2011.