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FINAL MEETING vs. BELGIUM
  Sunday, 15 November 2020
Nations League 2020-21 League A Group two match


Belgium vs. England  [ - ]
 
 

Stade Roi Baudouin, Heysel, Bruxelles
Kick-off (GMT): 7.45pm
Attendance: behind closed doors

    Match Summary
Belgium Squad
England Squad
   
   
   
   
Commentator: Martin Tyler with Gary Neville

Match Summary

Officials from Belgium

Type

England

Referee (-) -
 
Assistant Referees -
Fourth official -
  Goal Attempts  
  Attempts on Target  
  Hit Bar/Post  
  Corner Kicks Won  
  Offside Calls Against  
  Fouls Conceded  
  Possession  

Belgium Team

 

Rank:

FIFA (22 October 2020) 1st
EFO ranking Group One
ELO rating tbc
Colours: Made by Adidas - Red v-necked jerseys with broad black sashes, black/yellow trimmed collar/cuffs, black adidas side stripes, red shorts with black adidas side stripes, red socks with black adidas striped tops.
Capt:   Manager: Roberto Martínez Montoliu, 47 (13 July 1973, in Balaguer, Spain), appointed 3 August 2016.
49th match, W 37 - D 7 - L 4 - F 145 - A 38.
Belgium Lineup
               
               
               
               
               
               
               
               
               
               
               
Belgium Substitutes
scoreline: Belgium vs. England
               
               
               
result: Belgium vs. England

unused substitutes:

 

records:

 
 
   

Averages (Starting XI):

Age   Appearances/Goals    
 

England Team

 

Rank:

FIFA (22 October 2020) 4th
EFO ranking Group One
ELO rating tbc
Colours: The Nike 2020 home uniform - White crew-necked jerseys with navy blue collar and side trim, navy blue shorts with pale blue side stripe, white socks.
Capt: Harry Kane
(29th captaincy, 25)
Manager: Gareth Southgate, 50 (3 September 1970), appointed caretaker manager on 27 September 2016, appointed as permanent manager on 30 November 2016.
48th match, W 26 - D 10 - L 8 - F 93 - A 35.
England Lineup
1               final app
2020
2               final app
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3               final app
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4               final app
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5               final app
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6               final app
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7               final app
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8               final app
2020
9               final app
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10               final app
2020
11               final app
2020
England Substitutes
scoreline: Belgium vs. England
                 
 
                 
 
                 
 
result: Belgium vs. England

unused substitutes:

 

team notes:

 

ranking notes:

This is England's second ever qualification match against the highest FIFA-ranked nation. Also, again, England's highest ranking in the fixture (4th vs. 1st).

records:

 
Manager Gareth Southgate played against Belgium in the October 1999 friendly victory. He had been a squad member in the pre-World Cup Finals warm-up match in May 1998.
 
   

Averages (Starting XI):

Age   Appearances/Goals    
 

    Match Report by Mike Payne

to come
   

Source Notes

TheFA.com
BBC Sport
Belgian FA
 
UEFA.com
Mike Payne - football historian and contributor
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