In the shadow of Eden Hazard, the hunt is on

Always so talented but sometimes out of breath, the captain of the Red Devils knows that he may have to hand over the baton after the World Cup in Qatar. But to whom?

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THEEden Hazard’s performance against Estonia reinforced the idea that the Devils captain is certainly not the same player he was three years ago. Is he a weaker player? May be. Does that make him a less important player for the national team? Not necessarily. « His game has evolved with injuries, » recognizes Christian Benteke who knows that his great friend in the locker room necessarily evolves with a certain apprehension of contact. “But just because he doesn’t dribble five or six men doesn’t mean he’s more important to us. “Saturday, the Brainois touched a lot of balloons but was generally locked in the laterality. With less percussion and, in the face of the goal, much less precision.

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