The Union of European Football Associations, UEFA, has officially announced their Champions League football fantasy team of the group stage where one player from Chelsea is included.
Chelsea has already qualified to the knock out stage and had an amazing performance in most of the matches where they were close to securing the first place.
Several players were behind this success, but one player was the best. Eden Hazard is the only player from Chelsea to make it to the best 11 players in the Champions League group stage this season due to his performance.
Eden Hazard has played in all the 6 matches for Chelsea, and scored three goals in addition to assists and being involved indirectly in Chelsea’s goals.
Eden Hazard accumulated 36 points, which is higher than Manchester United’s player Daley Blind with 32 points, Paris Saint Germain’s goalkeeper Alphonse Areola with 32 points as well, and Manchester City’s defender John Stones with 33 points.
Knowing that Chelsea has qualified as a group runner-up to the knock out stage where Chelsea will have a very tough match against the La Liga side, FC Barcelona, in the group of 16 where Chelsea has good memories from the last meeting between the two teams where Chelsea has beaten Barcelona in 2012 and reached the final against Bayern Munich where Chelsea won the Champions League title for the first time in their history.