Chelsea winger Hazard backing Mata for Player of Year

Eden Hazard says Chelsea teammate Juan Mata should be named Player of the Year. The Spaniard has been outstanding while Chelsea have endured so much off-field controversy.

Eden Hazard says Chelsea teammate Juan Mata should be named Player of the Year.

The Spaniard has been outstanding while Chelsea have endured so much off-field controversy.

Hazard said: "It's been a pleasure to play alongside him. He has that ability to see and make the pass that others wouldn't, and he sees it faster than others, too. I think he deserves Player of the Year, definitely.'"

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