Belgium vs. England in the 2018 World Cup In the FIFA World Cup 2018 Third Place Playoff, Belgium defeated England thanks to goals from Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard. Belgium defeated England thanks to goals from Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard. Simeon Tamang Updated: 02:07 PM IST on July 15, 2018 5 minutes to read Belgium vs. England in the 2018 World Cup Highlights. Belgium defeats England to finish third as Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard score. England vs Belgium Highlights
Belgium defeated England 2-0 in the third-place. Match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. According to AFP. On Saturday, Belgium defeated England 2-0 to claim third place in the FIFA World Cup 2018. Belgium took the lead in the first half thanks to a goal from Thomas Meunier, and in the 82nd, Eden Hazard added a second. In the first half, Belgium dominated the match.
With numerous opportunities coming their way, twenty minutes pass. Although England fought its way back into the contest, the Three Lions failed to create any standout opportunities. For the majority of the game, Belgium was the superior team. In the first half, Thibaut Courtois was not put to the test. The second half saw England come the closest to scoring when Eirc Dier expertly chipped a pass over Courtois, but it was cleared off the goal line by Marcus Rashford. Alderweireld, Toby. Kevin De Bryune’s magnificent through-ball, which Hazard finished with, eliminated any remaining hope England had. Highlights: England vs. Belgium
Italy had drawn with Germany and defeated Hungary at home, while England had lost to Hungary before drawing with Germany. The teams were both playing their third Nations League group match in seven days. Both teams appeared weak in the second half, which suggests that exhaustion has caught up to them. While England lost to Hungary before drawing with Germany, Italy had defeated Hungary at home and drawn with Germany.