Sky Sports’ editorial explain that the Belgian’s individual quality is enough for him to be second in their 2018 Prem Player of the Year countdown.

Hazard’s stats

“Hazard is still the best dribbler in the Premier League and it’s not close. He has completed 130 dribbles in 2018. No other player is in three figures. The Belgian has been effective too, creating more chances than any other player in the Premier League in 2018.”

Top 10 Premier League stars of 2018, as per Sky Sports:

10. Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace)

9. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Arsenal)

8. James Milner (Liverpool)

7. Sergio Aguero (Manchester City)

6. Ederson (Manchester City)

5. Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool

4. Harry Kane (Tottenham)

3. Raheem Sterling (Manchester City)

2. Eden Hazard (Chelsea)

1. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool)