Eden Hazard belives Olivier Giroud is one of the best goal man in world soccer after the pair mixed to dazzling impact in Chelsea’s Four-1 win over Cardiff on Saturday.
The Blues recovered from the shock of falling behind to Sol Bamba’s early opener to keep up their 100% begin to the brand new season.
Hazard scored twice in a devastating seven-minute spell earlier than the break to show the sport on its head, each targets courtesy of very good link-up play from Giroud, who was making his first begin of the season on the expense of Alvaro Morata.
The Spain worldwide has struggled to kind the type of telepathic understanding Hazard seems to share with Giroud, and the 27-year-old believes the previous Arsenal man is even higher than his prolific Belgium teammate Romelu Lukaku.
‘He’s a goal man, perhaps one of the best on the earth I believe,’ stated Hazard.
‘When he will get the ball he can maintain the ball and we will go along with him in deep. So for us he’s a pleasure to play with.
‘When Alvaro is enjoying it’s utterly completely different he’s a distinct sort of participant each are high quality so we’re glad to have good strikers.’
On the win which prolonged Chelsea’s profitable run to 5 matches underneath their new supervisor Maurizio Sarri, he added: ‘The sport was very powerful.
‘We all know particularly after the break it’s exhausting to play recreation as a result of we’re all a bit drained however we bought an necessary three factors immediately.
‘After solely 5 video games we’re doing good, we’re assured, so we’ll see [about a title challenge].’