The Belgian produced an outstanding display on Monday night as Chelsea defeated West Ham 2-0., ONA reports. Hazard scored both goals, the first a delightful solo effort that will live long in the memory, to enhance his claim to be the best player in the Premier League. Hazard has now scored 16 league goals this season, tying his personal best in a single campaign.
And with 85 goals to his name in his Premier League career, he has surpassed Cristiano Ronaldo’s tally of 84. Ronaldo scored 84 goals in 196 matches for Manchester United, while Hazard needed 240 matches to hit 85 goals. The Belgium international has now tied Fernando Torres and Louis Saha’s tallies, while he trails Arsenal legend Dennis Bergkamp by two goals.