The Belgian national team, which finished third in the World Cup four years ago, is currently in a training camp, preparing for the next season. world Cup. in Friday A team led by Roberto Martinez faced V match friendly with Egypt. It seemed that the Belgians would have no problems defeating the African team. They are among the favorites to win the World Cup, and their rivals could not even advance to this tournament.
Egypt defeats Belgium
Belgium started the game better and had a great chance to take the lead in the opening minutes, but Michy Batshuayi hit the post from close range. The Egyptians improved over time. Mahmoud Hassan, better known as “Trezeguet”, came close to scoring twice, but made a good save between posts. Thibaut Courtois. In the 33rd minute, Egypt scored the first goal of the match. Mostafa Mohamed took advantage of the Belgian defense’s mistake and easily put the ball into the net.
Shortly after the start of the second half, the Egyptians scored another goal. This time, Trezeguet entered the top scorers list after a wonderful pass to Mohamed Salah. The situation for the Belgians was very complicated. Although they often kept the ball, they could not threaten the opponents’ goal. In the 76th minute, they finally did a great job, after which Lois Openda scored the connecting goal. It was just an honorable goal and in the end Belgium sensationally lost to Egypt 1:2.
Belgium 1: 2 Egypt
shooters: Lois Openda 76 ‘; Mostafa Mohamed 33 ‘Trezeguet 46’
This result is certainly a great disappointment to fans Belgium. And the more Roberto Martinez put together a very strong squad in this meeting. There were, among others, Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard. If the Belgians dream of a good result in the World Cup, they have to perform even better in the upcoming matches. The World Cup will start on November 23 with Canada. He will next play Morocco (November 27) and Croatia (December 1).
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