Goal and Highlights: Belgium 1-0 Croatia in Friendly Game 2021
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4:49 PMa year ago


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4:39 PMa year ago

90+2' END OF GAME!

Game over in Brussels, Belgium wins! Romelu Lukaku's goal gives the victory to Roberto Martinez's team and ends in a good way their preparation for the UEFA Euro 2021.
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Josip Brekalo's left-footed cross from the left was crossed into the box and saved by the Real Madrid goalkeeper.
4:36 PMa year ago

90' Additional time

Two more minutes will be played in the match.
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88' Great save byLivaković!

A cross from the right and Romely Lukaku's downward header was saved by the Croatian in the first instance, the rebound again fell to the Belgian and once again Livaković saved.
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85' Last five minutes

Belgium keeps the ball looking to increase the lead.
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81' Double substitution in Belgium

Eden Hazard and Jeremy Doku came on in place of Yannick Ferreira Crrasco and Leander Dendoncker.
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80' Substitution in Croatia

Enter Mislav Oršić in place of Ivan Perišić.
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78' Croatia came closer

Vlašić shot and Courtois made an easy catch.
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71' Substitution in Belgium

Thorgan Hazar comes in for Nacer Chadli.
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70' Substitution in Croatia

Josip Brekalo comes in for Bruno Petković.
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68' Substitution in Belgium

Dries Mertens has been replaced by Hans Vanaken.
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62' Three substitutions in Croatia

Nikola Vlašić, Andrej Kramarić and Mario Pasalić are replacing Luka Modrić, Mateo Kovačić and Ante Rebić.
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60' The game remains unchanged

The match had the same tone of the first half where there was no clear dominator.
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53' Belgium arrived

The home team came close with a shot in the area by Ferreira Carrasco that went wide.
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52' Croatia arrived!

Cross from the left, headed by Petković and the ball found its way to Courtois.
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Second half begins

The second half of the match gets underway.
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Substitution in Belgium

Jan Vertonghen is replaced by Thomas Vermaelen.
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Substitution in Croatia

Josko Gvardiol comes on in place of Borna Barišić.
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45+1' End of first half

End of the first half of the match with victory for Belgium against Croatia with a goal by Romelu Lukaku.
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45' Additional time

One more minute will be played in the first half.
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44' The end of the first half is near

Belgium controls the game and starts to insist on the flanks.
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38' Belgium's Goal!

Romelu Lukaku scored after the Belgians won several rebounds in the box, the ball reached the Inter striker and after turning to face the goal he scored with his right foot.
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37' Belgium tries

Ferreira Carrasco shot, but the ball was calmly placed in the hands of Dominik Livaković.
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31' Ball to the post!

Croatia was saved! First Romelu Lukaku shot and the ball hit the crossbar, then Carrasco took it as best he could on the rebound and also hit the horizontal.
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25' Still no clear scoring chances

The score remains 0-0 for the moment.
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20' The match remains unchanged

The game continues to be scoreless and both teams are warned.
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14' Game's stopped

Croatian goalkeeper Dominik Livaković suffered a blow and is attended to on the field.
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11' Croatia arrived

The Croatian defense made a mistake, the ball was left to Chadli, who shot, but the ball went wide.
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5' First minutes

The match does not have a dominator at the moment. The teams are studying each other for the moment.
2:48 PMa year ago

Match start!

The game between Belgium and Croatia gets underway.
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Protocol events end

The teams are ready to start this match, which will not have VAR.
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The teams take the field!

The players of Belgium and Croatia take the field.
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Alternates - Croatia

12. Lovre Kalinić (Goalkeeper), 23. Simon Sluga (Goalkeeper), 07. Josip Brekalo, 09. Andrej Kramarić, 13. Nikola Vlašić, 14. Ante Budimir, 15. Mario Pasalić, 16. Mile Škorić, 18.  Mislav Oršić, 19. Milan Badelj, 22. Josip Juranović, 25. Joško Gvardiol.

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Starting lineup - Croatia

Tactical mode: 1-4-3-3

| 01. Dominik Livaković |
| 02. Šime Vrsaljko | 21. Domagoj Vida | 05. Duje Ćaleta-Car | 03. Borna Barišić |
| 10. Luka Modrić | 11. Marcelo Brozović | 08. Mateo Kovačić |
| 17. Ante Rebić | 20. Bruno Petković | 04. Ivan Perišić |

Coach: Zlatko Dalić

2:30 PMa year ago

Alternates - Belgium

12. Simon Mignolet (goalkeeper), 13. Mat Sels (Goalkeeper). 03. Thomas Vermaelen, 04. Brandon Mechele, 10. Eden Hazard, 15. Thomas Meunier, 16. Thorgan Hazard, 17. Hans Vanaken, 20. Christian Benteke, 23. Michy Batsuayi, 24. Leandro Trossard, 25. Jérémy Doku.

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Starting lineup - Belgium

Tactical mode: 1-3-4-3

| 01. Thibaut Courtois |
| 02. Toby Alderweireld | 18. Jason Denayer | 05. Jan Vertonghen |
| 21. Timothy Castagne | 08. Youri Tielemans | 19. Leander Dendoncker | 22. Nacer Chadli |
| 14. Dries Mertens | 09. Romelu Lukaku | 11. Ferreira Carrasco |

Coach: Roberto Martínez

2:20 PMa year ago

Referee's Team

The match will be judged by the experienced 42-year-old German Deniz Aytekin, accompanied by Eduard Beitinger and Domnik Schaal.
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Squad list: Croatia

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Squad list: Belgium

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Key player: Croatia

In the Croatian team, the presence of Luka Modrić, the main reference of this team, stands out. His talent and leadership are indisputable, a key piece for this team.
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Key player: Belgium

In the Belgian side, the man to watch out for is Romelu Lukaku, who is coming off a fantastic season with Inter Milan, where he was a goal scorer and a key player in winning the Serie A title.
1:40 PMa year ago

History between Belgium and Croatia

These two teams have met seven times: four in World Cup qualifiers, one in friendlies and two in Euro qualifiers. The numbers favor the Croatians, who have won three of these duels, while the Belgians have won two, the same number of draws they have signed.
1:35 PMa year ago

Croatia gets ready for the EURO

The Croatians will be present at the continental competition and are looking for this match against the Belgians to maintain a constant level that will also allow them to demand themselves, in order to arrive at the tournament with a good feeling.
1:30 PMa year ago

Belgium looks to go into the EURO strong

Although in their previous friendly match they drew with Greece, the Belgian team knows that it is a great challenge to measure their strength against the other "powers" of the continent and that is why they are aiming to measure their oil against the current world runners-up, to see what they are made of.
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The game will be played at the King Baudouin Stadium, located in the Heysel district of Brussels, Belgium.
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