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Chelsea star Eden Hazard has named his all time best XI, and it gives some insights in to who the 23-year-old rates in the footballing world.
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The winger clearly liked the Arsenal “invincibles” side and the 1998 France World Cup team when he was growing up if these choices are to be believed…
GK) Peter Schmeichel
The Manchester United legend’s son is now making his name in the Premier League. If he lives up to his dad then he will be a great goalie.
RB) Fabio Cannavaro
The World Cup winning Italy captain was more of a centre-back than a full-back, but maybe Hazard knows more than the rest of us?
LB) Roberto Carlos
The Brazilian was a fine attacking left-back, especially known for his prowess on set pieces.
CB) Laurent Blanc
Now PSG manager, the Frenchman was a great sweeper in his time.
CB) Marcel Desailly
A World Cup winner in 1998, Desailly was a legend at Hazard’s current club Chelsea.