Eden Hazard sends clear message to Chelsea fans about Cesc Fabregas

Eden Hazard talks up Cesc Fabregas' importance to the Chelsea team under Antonio Conte

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
cesc fabregas
Cesc Fabregas in Chelsea training Photo: Cesc Fabregas / Instagram

Eden Hazard has described Cesc Fabregas as “the master” at Chelsea because of his accurate passing.

The Spanish midfielder moved to Stamford Bridge from Barcelona back in the summer of 2014 and has helped the west London side to win the Premier League twice in the last three seasons.

Fabregas found his playing time at Chelsea to be somewhat limited last season but he still played a role from the bench as the Blues won the title in Antonio Conte’s first campaign in charge.

The 30-year-old midfielder was sent off during Chelsea’s shock 3-2 loss to Burnley on the opening weekend of the season but he played the full 90 minutes as the Blues beat Everton 2-0 last time out.

And Belgian playmaker Hazard is clearly a big fan of Fabregas and what he brings to the team at Chelsea.

Hazard is quoted as saying by the Sun: “Cesc is the master. I call him ‘The Master’ because he does what he wants.

“He can put the ball behind the defensive line, he can score big goals. He understands football very well.”

Chelsea fans will be hoping to see Hazard and Fabregas line up together for the first time this season when the Blues take on Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday.

MORE: Latest Chelsea news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

Rome Masters 2018
The Sport Review
Rome Masters 2018: Rafael Nadal beats Zverev to win No8 – and with it, No1 in the world
The Sport Review
Arsenal transfers: 10 targets Gunners could sign for defence in summer
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Arsenal, Man United, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Take a tour of Cristiano Ronaldo’s stunning house in Madrid
The Sport Review
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
10 players Chelsea could sign in the 2018 summer transfer window
The Sport Review
Jose Mourinho sends clear message to Chelsea FC fans after FA Cup defeat
The Sport Review
Eden Hazard quiet on Chelsea FC future after FA Cup win
The Sport Review
Nemanja Matic tells Man United to make these signings this summer