Roberto Martinez backs Eden Hazard to step up for Euro 2020

Tue 18 May 2021 | 4:36

Belgium national team manager Roberto Martinez says he is pleased with Eden Hazard’s form, whom he hopes to see at his best at the European Championship this summer.

Roberto Martinez

unveiled his list of players summoned for Euro 2020 this Monday. In this list is the goalkeeper

Thibaut Courtois

, but also

Eden Hazard

, who is slowly picking up the pace in recent weeks at

Real Madrid

after having an injury-filled season.

Hazard has undoubtedly had a disappointing season at Real Madrid with very limited involvement, but Martinez believes he can recover his best form again.

“We are pleased things are going better with Eden Hazard and we look forward to him reaching his top level again in the next few weeks,”

as per quotes from



“He is our captain and will play an important role.”

Belgium, who have been top of the FIFA rankings for the last three years, will take on




, and


in Group B, starting with the Russians in St Petersburg on June 12.

source: SportMob