Eden Hazard becomes part owner of football team in America

Eden Hazard becomes part owner of football team in America

- Eden Hazard has become a part owner of a team in the second tier North American Soccer League

- The Belgians owns the club with other footballers like Demba Ba, Yohan Cabaye and Moussa Sow

- The unnamed American club will make its league debut in the spring of 2018

Eden Hazard has teamed up with other footballers to become the part owner of a club in the second tier North American Soccer League.

He joins former Chelsea team-mate Didier Drogba in becoming part owner of a new football club in the United States.

Eden Hazard becomes part owner of football team in America

Eden Hazard

Demba Ba, Yohan Cabaye and Moussa Sow - as well as local investors - came together to launch a team in San Diego, California.

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The unnamed club will make its league debut in the spring of 2018 in the second tier North American Soccer League.

"San Diego is a beautiful place and the love and passion the people have for soccer made this an easy choice for us," Hazard said.

"My friends and I are honored to turn this dream into a reality and we can't wait to get started and win some games."

Drogba recently became football's first player-owner when he joined Phoenix Rising, who play in the rival second tier United Soccer League.

On the other hand, NAIJ.com recently visited the family house of boxing king Anthony Joshua in Sagamu, Ogun state Nigeria;

Source: Sports.naija.ng

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