– Felipe Luis has currently left Cristiano Ronaldo among the top three footballers in the world
– Former Atletico Madrid star says Neymar, Lionel Messi and Eden Hazard are the best right now
– Hazard’s reception seems to baffle fans as the Belgian has visibly failed since joining Real Madrid
Despite being a flop since joining Real Madrid, Eden Hazard was named one of the top three footballers in the world by former Atletico Madrid star Felipe Luis.
The Brazilian played alongside Hazard at Premier League club Chelsea under Jose Mourinho when he signed a £ 15.8m deal with Atletico in 2014.
Luis won both the Premier League and League Cup in the 2014-2015 season before being asked to leave Stamford Bridge Club.
Video of Chelsea star transforming into Messi for 10 seconds during Champions League win over Atletico Madrid
The defender was impressed with Hazard’s form during Chelsea’s title-winning season but admitted that recent fitness issues may have affected his form.
However, he stated that the Belgian winger remains one of the best players alongside him Barcelona Captain Lionel Messi and Neymar.
Luis told The Daily Mail about SPORTbible::
“Eden and Neymar are the best players I’ve ever played – up there with Messi.
“He didn’t train well, five minutes before the game he would be playing Mario Kart in the locker room.”
Most recently, popular food giant Burger King Hazard trolled after the Belgian missed Real Madrid training with an injury.
The Belgian international has suffered a ninth injury since his big summer move at the Santiago Bernabeu in 2019.
And the 30-year-old has missed more than 44 games since arriving and is said to have switched over to the preseason in his first two campaigns.
Hazard is expected to be on the sidelines after a serious injury and miss Real Madrid’s Champions League round of 16 against Atalanta.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng Previously, Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar reported being named the best Brazilian player by Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku, who gave his answer to a fan during a question-and-answer session on Twitter.
Seriously, Neymar is one of the best strikers in the world when you consider his achievements to date since he started his football career in his country, Brazil.
Over the years, Brazil as a nation has produced many players who have made a name for themselves with brilliant performances in football.
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