N'Golo Kante and David Luiz’s goal saw Chelsea beat Manchester City 2-0 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday to hand Pep Guardiola's side their first Premier League defeat of the season.
City were made to pay just before half-time when Kante opened the scoring.
Manchester City struggled to create chances in the second half, and Chelsea made the match safe with 12 minutes of normal time remaining.
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri risked alienating Hazard by playing him as a false nine against Manchester City.
The Belgian spoke last season about his annoyance at playing the role after his team's 1-0 defeat to City at the Etihad Stadium, according to Telegraph Sport.
Manchester City's next fixture is against Hoffenheim in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday.
Chelsea play away at Hungarian champions Vidi in the Europa League on Thursday.
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