Thorgan Hazard Shakes 'Little Brother' Label at Zulte Waregem

Sean Swaby@seanswabyUK Staff WriterMay 16, 2014

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - APRIL 15:  Thorgan Hazard (C) of Zulte looks on prior to the Jupiler Pro League match between RSC Anderlecht and Zulte Waregem at Constant Vanden Stock Stadium on April 15, 2014 in Brussels, Belgium.  (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
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There's something in the blood of those Hazard kids. 

Thorgan Hazard, the lesser-known younger brother of Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard, has emerged from big bro's shadow while on loan at Belgian club Zulte Waregem. 

In his two years at the club while on loan from Chelsea, he helped them reach European football and enjoyed his finest attacking output this season, scoring 16 times and assisting 20 more in 43 appearances. 

The Zulte Waregem supporters paid tribute to the Belgian Pro Player of the Year with a banner honouring his progress. No longer just the "other" Hazard, Thorgan has made a name for himself.

Chelsea loanee Thorgan Hazard gets special send-off from fans of Zulte Waregem [Banner]

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Per Paul Gorst of The Mirror, his exploits have linked him with a move to Everton, as it's unlikely he'd play first-team football at Chelsea in the immediate future. 

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