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1007 vs. Rep. Ireland Squad
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1009 vs. Iceland Squad
Sunday, 15 November 2020
Nations League 2020-21 League A Group two match

Belgium 2 England 0 [2-0]
Match Summary
Belgium Squad
England Squad
Team Records
   
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The Les Diables Rouges Squad for the matches against Switzerland, England and Denmark November 2020
←Last Belgian Squad that faced England (1005)  
Player Birthdate Age Pos Club App G
Alderwiereld, Tobias Albertine Maurits 2 March 1989 31 CD Tottenham Hotspur FC, England 102 5
Batshuayi-Atunga, Michy 2 October 1993 27 F Crystal Palace FC, England, on loan from Chelsea FC, England 32 21
Benteke, Christian 3 December 1990 29 F Crystal Palace FC, England 38 15
Bornauw, Sebastiaan 22 March 1999 21 D 1.FC Köln 01/07 eV, Germany 2 0
Boyata, Anga Dedryck 28 November 1990 27 RB Hertha, Berliner SC eV, Germany 20 0
Casteels, Koen 25 June 1992 28 G VfL Wolfsburg eV, Germany 1 1ᵍᵃ
Chadli, Nacer 2 August 1989 31 M İstanbul Başakşehir FK, Turkey 60 8
Coucke, Gaëten 3 November 1998 22 G KV Mechelen 0 0ᵍᵃ
Coucke was drafted into the squad on 11 November as a replacement for Kaminski
Courtois, Thibaut Nicolas Mark 11 May 1992 28 G Real Madrid CF, Spain 79 57ᵍᵃ
De Bruyne, Kevin 28 June 1991 29 M Manchester City FC, England 76 19
De Ketelaere, Charles 10 March 2001 19 AM Club Brugge KV 1 0
Delcroix, Hannes 28 February 1999
in Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite, Haiti
21 CD RSC Anderlecht 1 0
Delcroix drafted into the squad on 10 November for the Switzerland match only
Denayer, Jason Grégory Marianne 28 June 1995 25 CD Olympique Lyonnais, France 18 1
Dendoncker, Leander 15 April 1995 25 M Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, England 11 0
Doku, Jérémy 27 May 2002 18 F RSC Anderlecht 5 1
Foket, Thomas 25 September 1994 26 RB/RM Stade de Reims, France 3 0
Foket drafted into the squad on 9 November as a replacement for Saelemaekers
Hazard, Eden Michael 7 January 1991 29 F Real Madrid CF, Spain 106 32
Hazard, Thorgan Ganael Francis 29 March 1993 27 AM BSV Borussia 09 eV Dortmund, Germany 29 4
Kaminski, Thomas 23 October 1992 27 G Blackburn Rovers FC, England 0 0ᵍᵃ
Kaminski was drafted into the squad on 9 November as a replacement for Van Combrugge, he left a day later following a positive Co-vid test
Kayembe-Ditu, Joris 8 August 1994 26 M Royal Charleroi SC 2 0
Lukaku Bolingoli, Romelu Menama 13 May 1993 27 F FC Internazionale, Italy 87 55
Lukebakio Ngandoli, Dodi 24 September 1997 23 RF Hertha, Berliner SC eV, Germany 1 0
Mechele, Brandon 28 January 1993 27 CD Club Brugge KV 3 0
Mertens, Dries 6 May 1987 33 F SSC Napoli SpA, Italy 92 20
Meunier, Thomas 12 September 1991 29 RB BSV Borussia 09 eV Dortmund, Germany 43 7
Mignolet, Simon Luc Hildebert 6 March 1988 32 G Club Brugge KV 29 31ᵍᵃ
Praet, Dennis 24 May 1994 26 AM Leicester City FC, England 8 0
Saelemaekers, Alexis Jesse 27 June 1999 21 M AC Milan, Italy 1 0
Saelemaekers withdrew from the squad on 9 November
Tielemens, Youri 7 May 1997 23 M Leicester City FC, England 32 2
Trossard, Leandro 4 December 1995 24 F Brighton & Hove Albion FC, England 3 0
Trossard withdrew from the squad on 9 November
Van Crombrugge, Hendrik 30 April 1993 27 G RSC Anderlecht 1 1ᵍᵃ
Van Combrugge withdrew from the squad on 9 November
Vanaken, Hans 14 August 1992 28 AM Club Brugge KV 8 0
Vermaelen, Thomas 14 November 1985 34 CD Vissel Kobe, Japan 78 2
Verschaeren, Yari 12 July 2001 19 AM RSC Anderlecht 6 1
Vertonghen, Jan Bert Lieve 24 April 1987 33 CD Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Portugal 121 9
Witsel, Axel Laurent Angel Lambert 12 January 1989 31 M BSV Borussia 09 eV Dortmund, Germany 109 10

Squad details correct up to and including Belgium’s match against Iceland on 14 October 2020.
Tallies taken from
Belgianfootball.be

Diary

Friday, 30 October 2020 - Belgium's Football Association have announced that there next three home matches, all next month, have moved from the King Baudouin Stadium to the King Power at Den Dreef Stadium in Leuven. It comes 'as a consequence of the Covid-19 related curfew in Brussels, which starts at 10pm local time.  With a match kicking off at 8.45 this would be impossible to meet. Therefore the FA opted for Leuven which also hosts Belgium's U21 and women's internationals. In Flanders curfew starts at midnight to 5am.'

Friday, 6 November 2020 - Roberto Martinez announces his squad for Belgium's final matches of 2020. After a friendly match with Switzerland, Belgium will face England and Denmark in their final Nations League matches.

Monday, 9 November 2020 - As the the squad gathers together, three players are sent back to their clubs because of injuries. Alexis Saelemaekers, Leandro Trossard and Hendrik Van Combrugge. As with last month's squad, Blackburn Rovers goalkeeper Thomas Kaminski, has been drafted into the squad as cover. Reim's right-back Thomas Foket has also been drafted in the squad.

Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - Anderlecht's Hannes Delcroix has joined up with the squad. He will return to the under-21s following the match against Switzerland.
Later in the day, it was revealed that Thomas Kaminski had tested positive following a Covid-19 test. He left the squad and returned home to isolate.

Wednesday, 11 November 2020 - Mechelen's young uncapped goalkeeper Gatëan Coucke, has been drafted into the squad as a replacement for Thomas Kaminski. Coucke signed for Mechelen in the summer after failing to gain a new contract, and has yet to feature for his new club.
In the evening, Belgium come from behind to beat Switzerland 2-1 with two goals frrom Michy Batshuayi.

Belgium Form: last six games
W W D L W W  f 13:a 6   success: 75%
785 5 September 2020 -
Denmark 0 Belgium 2
[0-1]
Parken Stadion, København
Denayer, Mertens NLP AW
786 8 September 2020 - Belgium 5 Iceland 1 [2-1]
Stade Roi Baudouin, Bruxelles
Witsel, Batshuayi (2), Mertens, Doku
Friðjónsson
HW
787 8 October 2020 - Belgium 1 Côte D’Ivoire 1 [0-0]
Stade Roi Baudouin, Bruxelles
Batshuayi
Kessie (pen)
Fr HD
788 11 October 2020 - England 2 Belgium 1 [1-1]
National Stadium, Wembley
Rashford (pen), Mount
Lukaka (pen)
NLP AL
789 14 October 2020 - Iceland 1 Belgium 2 [1-2]
Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík
Sævarsson
Lukaka (2 (1 pen))
AW
790 11 November 2020 - Belgium 2 Switzerland 1 [0-1]
King Power at Den Dreef, Leuven
Batshuayi (2)
Mehmedi
Fr HW

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