Goals and Highlights: Belgium 2-3 France in UEFA Nations League
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4:09 PM4 months ago

Highlights

3:42 PM4 months ago

Thanks

Thank you for following the UEFA Nations League semi-final match between Belgium and France.
3:37 PM4 months ago

Great game

Between two of the world's top nations, France came from behind to beat Belgium 3-2 in the Nations League semifinal.
3:32 PM4 months ago

End game

Belgium 2-3 France.
3:27 PM4 months ago

Goal France 3-2

3:22 PM4 months ago

92'

Dubois was substituted in and Pavard came off for France.

Batshuayi came on and Castagne came off for Belgium.

3:17 PM4 months ago

90'

Four more minutes are added.
3:12 PM4 months ago

90'

France Goal

Hernandez with a fierce shot from outside the box to go ahead and seal the 3-2 win.

3:07 PM4 months ago

89'

Pogba's free kick hits the crossbar.
3:02 PM4 months ago

88'

Goal disallowed for offside by Lukaku.
2:57 PM4 months ago

87'

Belgium Goal

Lukaku's shot to the far post to send the ball into the net 3-2.

2:52 PM4 months ago

85'

Mbappé with the shot inside the box that goes just past the post.
2:47 PM4 months ago

80'

Griezmann's shot from mid-range goes just over, but France continue to dominate.
2:42 PM4 months ago

78'

Now it was Lukaku's turn to fire a shot that went over the top, although it was offside.
2:37 PM4 months ago

77'

Courtois flies into the air and saves his goal in a flurry of French shots in search of the third goal of the night.
2:32 PM4 months ago

75'

Tchouameni came on and Rabiot came off, France changed.
2:27 PM4 months ago

Gol France 2-2

2:22 PM4 months ago

74'

In came Trossard and out came Hazard, Belgium's change.
2:17 PM4 months ago

73'

De Bruyne's bomb and a great save by Lloris.
2:12 PM4 months ago

Goal France 1-2

2:07 PM4 months ago

71'

Vanakem enters and Tielemans leaves, Belgium changes.
2:02 PM4 months ago

69'

France goal

Mbappé's penalty shot into the corner to tie the game 2-2.

1:57 PM4 months ago

67'

The referee reviews the play on Griezmann and has awarded a penalty.
1:52 PM4 months ago

65'

Benzema's pass was filtered through but he couldn't find a way past Courtois.
1:47 PM4 months ago

62'

France goal

Benzema almost falls over and takes an angled shot to make it 2-1.

1:42 PM4 months ago

58'

Mbappé's cross that Griezmann only had to push in, but the striker pushes it wide.
1:37 PM4 months ago

51'

Lukaku's volleyed shot came off his head and was saved by Lloris.
1:32 PM4 months ago

48'

Pogba's shot from half distance goes wide of the goal.
1:27 PM4 months ago

46'

The second half begins between Belgium and France.
1:22 PM4 months ago

Half time

Belgium 2-0 France
1:17 PM4 months ago

44'

Hazard's long-range shot is saved by Lloris.
1:12 PM4 months ago

Goal Belgium 2-0

1:07 PM4 months ago

Goal Belgium 1-0

1:02 PM4 months ago

40'

Belgium Goal

Without much of a shooting angle, Lukaku put it beyond the goalkeeper's reach and, thus, Belgium increases the difference.

12:57 PM4 months ago

37'

Belgium Goal

Carrasco breaks free from the left flank and shoots a shot that deflects off a defensive deflection to make it 1-0 and leave the goalkeeper static.

12:52 PM4 months ago

30'

Hazard falls inside the area, but the referee signals that there is nothing.
12:47 PM4 months ago

22'

Mbappé's first-time shot with the inside of his head is saved by Courtois.
12:42 PM4 months ago

14'

Benzema with the shot that covers the defender, but it was offside.
12:37 PM4 months ago

11'

De Bruyne's shot is deflected for a corner kick.
12:32 PM4 months ago

8'

Pavard stepped up to get a shot that was saved by Courtois without much trouble.
12:27 PM4 months ago

6'

Mbappé got past the goalkeeper, but the cross to the near post fell just short and the defense denied him.
12:22 PM4 months ago

4'

Lloris saved his goal with a saving hand when De Bruyne had the first.
12:17 PM4 months ago

3'

French triangulation inside the box, although Mbappé's cross went the wrong way.
12:12 PM4 months ago

0'

The match between Belgium and France kicks off.
12:07 PM4 months ago

The hymns are sung

The French anthem was sung and now the Belgian anthem is being sung at the Juventus Stadium in Turin.
12:02 PM4 months ago

Minutes away

We are minutes away from the start of the game between Belgium and France, in the UEFA Nations League semifinal.
11:57 AM4 months ago

The passage of France

Unbeaten and with only a draw against Portugal, the reigning world champions, France, qualified for the semifinals.

11:52 AM4 months ago

The passage of Belgium

With five wins in the group stage and only one defeat at home to England, Belgium qualified for the UEFA Nations League semifinals.

11:47 AM4 months ago

Already in the field

Both Belgium and France are already at the Juventus Stadium warming up for the second UEFA Nations League semi-final.
11:42 AM4 months ago

Belgium Substitutes

12 Simon Mignolet

13 Koen Casteels

4 Dedryck Boyata

23 Michy Batshuayi

20 Leandro Trossard

15 Thomas Foket

19 Leander Dendoncker

17 Hans Vanaken

14 Dodi Lukebakio

22 Alexis Saelemaekers

18 Charles De Ketelaere

16 Arthur Theate

11:37 AM4 months ago

France Substitutes

16 Benoit Costil

20 Wissam Ben Yedder

17 Jordan Veretout

18 Lucas Digne

9 Anthony Martial

23 Mike Maignan

12 Léo Dubois

3 Presnel Kimpembe

15 Dayot Upamecano

13 Matteo Guendouzi

8 Aurelien Tchouameni

11 Moussa Diaby

11:32 AM4 months ago

Think about the present

Roberto Martinez told the Goal website that he does not think or pay attention to rumors linking him to the Barcelona bench, stating that he is happy with Belgium at the moment:

"Being totally honest, I don't spend a lot of time thinking about my future. My career is the example that I don't make plans to be where I am now, I just go from project to project. It's something you learn, to be committed to the day to day. In soccer, if you start thinking, your performance drops and you achieve things below what you can achieve. In my case, I'm very happy with what I'm doing and I'm just trying to get the next steps to take. In the end, if I have to make a decision where I have to take a door, I will try to make the best decision for everyone," he said.

11:27 AM4 months ago

Seriousness

France coach Deschamps told a press conference yesterday that his team will approach this game with seriousness and responsibility because they will be facing one of the best European teams at the moment.

"We will give everything to beat Belgium and we will see who will be our opponent (in a hypothetical final). We are really looking forward to this game and we know that we are up against one of the best opponents in Europe. It will be a high-level match," he said.

11:22 AM4 months ago

XI France

1 Hugo Lloris, 4 Raphaël Varane, 21 Lucas Hernández, 5 Jules Koundé, 14 Adrien Rabiot, 6 Paul Pogba, 7 Antoine Griezmann, 22 Theo Hernández, 2 Benjamin Pavard, 10 Kylian Mbappé, 19 Karim Benzema.
11:17 AM4 months ago

XI Belgium

1 Thibaut Courtois, 3 Jason Denayer, 5 Jan Vertonghen, 2 Toby Alderweireld, 8 Youri Tielemans, 6 Axel Witsel, 11 Yannick Carrasco, 21 Timothy Castagne, 9 Romelu Lukaku, 10 Eden Hazard, 7 Kevin De Bruyne.
11:12 AM4 months ago

Spectacular

This is how one of the dressing rooms of the Juventus Stadium looks like, where the French national team is already preparing for the semifinal game, highlighting that they will be wearing their away uniform with white shirts and blue shorts.

11:07 AM4 months ago

Spain is already waiting

Spain defeated Italy 2-1 yesterday and will be playing the final against the winner between Belgium and France. It should be noted that the loser will not leave yet because it will have to face the clash for third place against the Azzurri.
11:02 AM4 months ago

Start

This Thursday will define next Sunday's UEFA Nations League final with a highly attractive match when Lukaku's Belgium takes on Mbappé's Franca. We begin our coverage of the game.
10:57 AM4 months ago

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10:52 AM4 months ago

What time is Belgium vs France match for UEFA Nations League?

This is the start time of the game Belgium vs France of 7th October in several countries:

Argentina: 3:45 PM in ESPN

Bolivia: 2:45 PM in ESPN

Brazil: 3:45 PM in ESPN

Chile: 2:45 PM in ESPN

Colombia: 1:45 PM in ESPN

Ecuador: 1:45 PM in ESPN

USA (ET): 2:45 PM in TUDN

Spain: 8:45 PM

Mexico: 1:45 PM in SKY Sports

Paraguay: 3:45 PM in ESPN

Peru: 1:45 PM in ESPN

Uruguay: 3:45 PM in ESPN

10:47 AM4 months ago

Last games

They have not met on many occasions, but in the last five games the French team has the advantage with a record of two wins, two draws and one loss.

France 1-0 Belgium, 2018, World Cup

France 3-4 Belgium, 2015, Friendly

Belgium 0-0 France, 2013, Friendly Match

France 0-0 Belgium, 2011, Friendly match

France 4-2 Belgium, 1986, World Cup

10:42 AM4 months ago

Key player France

He has improved his performance since his transfer to Atletico Madrid, highlighting that every time he wears the national team jersey Antoine Griezmann improves his level of play and could be the lethal weapon should the game get tight.

10:37 AM4 months ago

Key player Belgium

He has only played four games for Belgium this year and has scored five goals, so Romelu Lukaku is a guaranteed goal scorer, especially after his explosive start in his comeback with Chelsea.

10:32 AM4 months ago

Last lineup France

1 Hugo Lloris, 4 Raphaël Varane, 3 Presnel Kimpembe, 15 Kurt Zouma, 13 Adrien Rabiot, 6 Paul Pogba, 7 Antoine Griezmann, 22 Theo Hernandez, 2 Léo Dubois, 19 Karim Benzema, 9 Anthony Martial.
10:27 AM4 months ago

Last lineup Belgium

13 Koen Casteels, 4 Dedryck Boyata, 3 Jason Denayer, 2 Toby Alderweireld, 8 Youri Tielemans, 18 Dennis Praet, 21 Timothy Castagne, 15 Alexis Saelemaekers, 23 Michy Batshuayi, 9 Dodi Lukebakio, 7 Leandro Trossard.
10:22 AM4 months ago

France: restoring confidence

France, the reigning world champions, have failed to win in their most recent five official games and are looking to shake that streak, above all, to gain confidence in something they have lost in recent months and which has been reflected on the pitch.
10:17 AM4 months ago

Belgium: changing history

With seven wins in the last eight games, Belgium wants to gain revenge against the French national team and show that in important games they can give a significant blow of authority, something they have not been able to do in the most recent international tournaments.
10:12 AM4 months ago

He is confident

Regarding the confidence that the striker Romelu Lukaku generates to the technical director Roberto Martinez, this was limited to say:

'It's like asking a father if his son is the best pupil in the class. We are biased. We like Romelu Lukaku in good times and bad (...). You are asking the wrong person, I will always give a positive answer,", he said.

10:07 AM4 months ago

UEFA Nations League resumes

After the European Championship, play-offs and coronavirus, the final phase of the UEFA Nations League resumes with the four best teams that advanced to the top of their respective groups and the second round will be the clash between Belgium and France.
10:02 AM4 months ago

The Kick-off

The Belgium vs France match will be played at the Juventus Stadium, in Turin, Italy. The kick-off is scheduled at 2:45 pm ET.
9:57 AM4 months ago

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