Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger hails Chelsea star Eden Hazard’s ‘maturity’

Arsenal will host Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium in the Premier League on Sunday.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been quoted as saying by the club’s official Twitter page that he is impressed with the maturity of Chelsea winger Eden Hazard.

Hazard is having a great season and is many Premier League football followers’ favourites to win the PFA Player of the Year award.

The Belgium international has scored 13 goals and created 87 chances in 32 Premier League appearances so far this season.

The former Lille star has a pass accuracy of 87% and a shot accuracy of 60%, and has won 13 headers, 153 dribbles and 33 tackles.

Wenger is impressed with the performance of Hazard and has hailed the maturity he has shown this campaign.

"Everybody would agree that he's had a great season,” the Frenchman is quoted as saying by Arsenal’s official Twitter page. “He’s found maturity that he didn't have before."

Hazard will line up for Chelsea against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium in the Premier League on Sunday.

Jose Mourinho’s side will head into the London derby 10 points clear of second-placed Arsenal at the top of the league table.

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