Belgium's Eden Hazard attends an official training of Belgium on the eve of the round of 16 match between Belgium and Japan at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Sunday, July 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
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Belgium forward Eden Hazard accepts the spotlight is on him at the World Cup, increasingly so now that Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have gone home.Ronaldo and Messi have each won five-world player of the year awards.Hazard still has a chance to win it.In the past, Hazard has talked himself up about being good enough to become a player of the year award winner. But the 27-year-old Chelsea star, who has 24 international goals, is playing some of his best football and clearly backs himself to deliver. At this World Cup, Belgium swept through the group stage with three wins, just like four years ago in Brazil.
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