Eden Hazard has, like last year, got a place in the European team of the Year. The number ten of Chelsea is the only Belgian in the team. Kevin De Bruyne heard in the fifty by the UEFA selected nominees, but did not get enough votes in the internetpoll.
The German Marc-André ter Stegen (Barcelona) the goalkeeper in the UEFA team of 2018. In the defence the Dutchman Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool) and Spain’s Sergio Ramos, the Frenchman Raphael is looking forward and the Brazilian Marcelo of Real Madrid. The society has Hazard the company of his French Chelsea-team-mate N’Golo Kanté and the Croatian Luka Modric (Real Madrid). The Frenchman Kylian Mbappé (Paris Saint-Germain), the Argentine Lionel Messi (Barcelona) and the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus) are the focus.
Hazard was by 57.9 percent of the fans in the team chosen. Only Modric (68,5%), Ronaldo (64,3%), Messi (63,7%) and Marcelo (61,1%) did better. Hazard and De Bruyne were last year, the first Belgians in the national team. Ronaldo is there already for the thirteenth time and thickness as his record. For Messi, it is the tenth election, for Ramos in the eighth.