Chelsea’s Christensen has praised Hazard ahead of the Blues’ clash against Real Madrid.
, who used to be a key player for the
and now is coming back to Stamford Bridge as an opponent. The Danish defender insists that Hazard will be an important player in their match despite his struggles with fitness since his transfer to Real Madrid.
"I think everyone at this club only has good things to say about Eden, a lot of praise,"
Christensen said at a press conference on Tuesday
"It hasn't changed and we know what he has done for this club. Yes, he is probably going to be a big factor again [on Wednesday].”
Christensen has also praised the Belgium international’s character outside the pitch, insisting that Hazard always generates a good mood.
"I think he has always been a player that brings a lot of happiness and good mood on the pitch. If he has that you will see his quality as well.
"I’ve seen him grow with the team and the place around him, he was trying to bring that on to the next generation as well.
"We know his qualities and he will probably be a big factor in the game. He’s always been someone who brings a lot of quality and happiness to the team. So no matter where he would go he would bring something to the team."
Hazard has faced many problems since his arrival making only 17 appearances this season because of injuries and fitness issues, but he is still considered among some of the most dangerous players in his position, and many pundits are waiting to see him regain his form, now he has a chance to prove his abilities again against his former club.