He is a Belgian professional football player who is currently playing for the English club side Chelsea and in the Belgium national football team as an attacking midfielder, but he can play as a winger as well. He wears jersey number 10. He is very well known for his creativity, pace and technical abilities in the game. His --mother Carine, and father Thierry, both were footballers. He started his youth career at Royal Stade Brainois and made his professional debut from the French club Lille in 2007.
He is a married man. He is married to his youth sweetheart and long-time girlfriend. He is very loyal and faithful in his relationship with her. He is a father of two children. He loves his wife and children very much. His name has not been associated with any girls except his wife till date. He is living very happily and comfortably with his family. There are rumors abuzz about him regarding his transfer during the transfer seasons.