Hazard seals new Lille deal

Belgian international Eden Hazard has extended his contract with LOSC Lille Métropole until June 2014, saying: "The extension came naturally for me as I'm happy with the sporting project here."

Eden Hazard is a firm favourite with Lille fans
Eden Hazard is a firm favourite with Lille fans ©Getty Images

LOSC Lille Métropole have attacking midfielder Eden Hazard's contract for a further two years until june 2014.

The 19-year-old Belgian international, who was named as Ligue 1's Young Player of the Year last season, has made 21 league appearances this season, scoring three times. The small but pacy player said: "The extension came naturally for me as I'm happy with the sporting project here." Lille meet Fenerbahçe SK in the UEFA Europa League round of 32 on 18 and 25 February.

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