Marc Wilmots Sacked by Belgian FA

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After a disappointing Euro 2016, Marc Wilmots was today sacked by the Belgian FA. Belgium had gone into the competition as the number two ranked team on the FIFA list only to be humiliated by Wales in the Quarter Finals. Wilmots tactics and team selection had come under intense scrutiny in recent times. Belgium are […] READ MORE


Belgium Out of Euro 2016

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Belgium came into their quarter final tie against Wales with the route to the final theirs for their taking. Overcome Wales and then an uninspiring Portugal in the next game and they would be there. And for about 15 minutes of this game it seemed that no one would stop them. But then it all […] READ MORE


Belgium Finally Arrive At Euro 2016

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Belgium finally arrived at Euro 2016 with a convincing 4-0 win against Hungary in the last 16 knockout round. The FIFA ranked number two team had almost stuttered through the group stage. This though was footballing display that backed up their credentials as one of the pre-tournament favourites.   Team Changes Marc Wilmots retained the […] READ MORE


Hungary Knockout Round Preview

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Hungary continues their dream run in Euro 2016 after a surprising first-place finish in Group F. Hungary’s Knockout Round journey begins against Belgium in the Round of 16. Hungary Knockout Round Preview Change is a Good Thing Coach Bernd Storck kept the opposition guessing in the group stage. Three different formations were used. Twenty-one of the twenty-three players played. Dénes Dibusz and Péter […] READ MORE


Euro 2016: Belgium Beat Sweden

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Belgium beat Sweden and thereby ended Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s international career. In so doing they progress to the last sixteen of the Euro 2016 championship. A narrow 1-0 victory courtesy of a sweetly struck long range effort by Radja Nianggolan in the 84th minute of an energetic contest. Euro 2016: Belgium Beat Sweden Match Preview Marc Wilmots chose to […] READ MORE