Eden Hazard bagged PFA Player of the Year

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has been named the Professional Footballers’ Association player of the year award for 2014-15 following his stellar season for the West Londoners, scoring 18 Premier League goals so far.

The Belgian international beat Tottenham’s Harry Kane, who was named the PFA Young Player of the Year.

Hazard, 24, who joined the Blues from Ligue 1 side Lille in June 2012 – has notched 18 goals in all competitions this season, helping the club win the Capital One Cup and putting them on the brink of the Premier League title.

Chelsea’s Diego Costa, Man United’s David de Gea, Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez and Liverpool’s Phillipe Coutinho were also nominated for the PFA award.