Picture Of The Day – Chelsea’s Eden Hazard celebrating with a Special Olympics athlete on international duty

Football fans around the world were witness to one of those beautiful and touching moments of football as the Royal Belgium Football Association opened the doors of its National Football Centre in Tubize to the Belgium Special Olympics team.

Eight members of the Belgian Special Olympic team along with some of Belgium’s superstars such as Eden Hazard, Jan Vertonghen, Romelu Lukaku and others played out a seven a-side game in a bid to create awareness of the Play Unified campaign.

In what was a heart-rending moment of the game, Chelsea and Belgium superstar Eden Hazard was snapped celebrating with a member of the Special Olympics team.

The picture (below) truly exemplifies the binding force that football is in bridging and bonding people closer.

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