Belgian football was lifeless for decades but the current generation has emerged as the savior. The side ranked number one in the FIFA ranking and has been labeled as the “Golden Generation”. Among so many super stars of this current Belgian side, Eden Hazard is definitely the poster boy along with Kevin De Bruyne. The dribbling maestro has proved himself in different leagues and clubs and at this moment playing for Spanish giant Real Madrid. In this content, we will discuss about Eden Hazard net worth, salary, sponsorship deals and other investments.
Eden Hazard Net Worth 2022
Hazard Net Worth:
The forward earned a healthy amount of money during his days at Chelsea before departing for Los Blancos after the end of the 2018-19 campaign. Football has always been the major source of money for the Belgian. We’ve mentioned it numerous time before that, net worth is a speculative term and the estimation by different sources may vary. However, according to the most authentic sources, Eden’s current net worth is around or a bit more than 110 million GBP. In other currencies, it is around 130 million Euro or more than 150 million US Dollar.
Eden Hazard Salary:
After the magical period with French Ligue 1 side Lille, the soccer sensation caught the attention of the media and made a move to Chelsea. During his latest years at the Stamford Bridge, he used to earn more than 11.5 million GBP per year. Then the 13 times UCL winners signed him as CR7 joined Serie A giant Juventus. Although injury never let him being in full flow at the Santiago Bernabeu, Eden never had earned any lesser in the Spanish capital.
His initial wage fee was 532k GBP per week which saw him pocketing as much as 27.65 million GBP per year. However, after the pay cut, his current wage fee is 407k GBP per week. The successor of Cristiano Ronaldo who is yet to amaze the Madridistas with his sensational dribbling, currently bagging 1.74 million GBP per month. His annual salary is 21.16 GBP (around 25 million Euro or around 30 million USD).
Hazard Sponsorship Deals:
Soccer stars never had shortage of offers from various brands in recent decades and Eden Hazard is no exception at all. Famous sportwear and equipment supplier Nike made a deal with him back in 2012. The thenceforth young star appeared in an ad of Nike Green Speed II along with other fellow soccer stars in 2012. The ad featured the likes of Mario Gotze, Raheem Sterling, Christian Eriksen, Stephan El Shaarawy and Theo Walcott. Eden also featured in promotion of Biscoff buiscuit range of his country based Lotus Bakeries as he appeared in advertise of the mentioned product.
In addition to these, Hazard have had deals with EA Sports on various occasions. The former Blues talisman featured in the cover of the EA Sports’ FIFA Videogame “FIFA 15” along with 6 times Ballon d’Or winner Leo Messi. He was also declared as the official ambassador of the game along with Marco Reus, Anthony Martial as well as James Rodriguez and was one of the finalists to be the new face of the 2017 version. Then in 2019, he replaced Cristiano Ronaldo to become the new face for the franchise which saw him being the cover star of the regular edition of the 2020 version of the game.
Hazard is not only earning big from soccer, he has also invested money in soccer. The star forward has become a shared owner of expansion North American Soccer League franchise “San Diego 1904 FC”. He shares the ownership along with some other fellow soccer players. His partners are: his former Chelsea team mate Demba Ba, former Newcastle, PSG and Crystal Palace midfielder Yohan Cabaye and former Senegalese international and striker Moussa Sow.
Although Real Madrid is paying him a whopping amount of money, the Belgian has failed to deliver them back due to consecutive injuries. He was supposed to replace and fill the shoes of the great Cristiano Ronaldo but hasn’t been anywhere near so far. Hazard is a hero in eyes of Chelsea fans but is yet to achieve the love and affection from the Madridistas. Many of the club supporters are already bothered but he is definitely a champion footballer and his diehard fans are waiting for a top class return of him after the ankle operation.