Eden Hazard limps out of Belgium’s training session on Friday but IS expected to be fit in time for Euro 2016 opener against Italy

Eden Hazard limps out of Belgium's training session on Friday but IS expected to be fit in time for Euro 2016 opener
Belgium's forward Eden Hazard leaves after a training session for the Euro 2016 football tournament at Le Haillan near Bordeaux, western France, on June 11, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / EMMANUEL DUNANDEMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images

Belgium forward Eden Hazard limped out of a behind-closed-doors training game on Friday but is expected to return to training on Saturday, according to manager Marc Wilmots.

Hazard, who will captain Belgium at Euro 2016 this summer, was forced off the pitch after having his foot stood on during a training match between the squad’s starting XI and reserve players.

The forward’s injury is not thought to be serious and he is expected to be available for Belgium’s Group E opener against Italy in Lyon on June 13.

Hazard will be hoping to make an impact for his nation in France after a disappointing domestic season for Chelsea.

‘I don’t think it is serious, just a knock,’ Wilmots told reporters after the match.

The 25-year-old managed to score just four goals in 31 Premier League appearances for the Blues last term and has since been linked with a move to Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain.

However, earlier this week Hazard dampened the speculation surrounding his future

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