Date: 23rd August 2014 at 10:27am
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It’s no spoof, though first reported by the Daily Mail… but it seems our new No.10 and Belgium – and FIFA 15 – posterboy Eden Hazard might be headed on a collision course with new summer signing, Diego Costa.


Or may be not. I hope not.


The 23-year-old Premier League Young Player of the Year 2013/2014, whilst speaking Saturday morning on Sky Sports show, Soccer AM, lightheartedly questioned Costa’s age, same way Jose Mourinho questioned that of a certain Samuel Eto’o, only that this time there were no concealed cameras.


The newly acquired striker and Brazilian Spanish international who joined us last month for £32million from Spanish champions Atletico Madrid has often seen his age subjected to conjecture, probably owing to his looks, but Hazard who is gradually becoming the team’s mouthpiece (is he eyeing Terry’s armband?) has quipped that the 25-year-old is older than he claims.


The show is now on on Sky Sports 1 for those who are interested in watching the whole interview, where Hazard also claims he’s the best thing in Belgium alongside French fries, beer and chocolate, but excerpts on Costa include: “He looks old, I think he`s old. He is 25 but I don`t know if it is true.”


OMG Hazard!