Belarus v Belgium, 08 September 2021

Score1-0 to Belgium
RefereePawel Raczkowski
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group E
VenueCentralni, Kazan
Kick-off: 9.45pm local Played in Kazan, Russia due to the European Union imposing limits on air travel to punish Belarus for diverting a Lithuania-bound flight to Minsk in May 2021 to detain an opposition activist. Played behind closed doors.

0  Belarus

Manager: Georgiy Kondratiev

1  Belgium

Manager: Roberto Martínez

Goals:

Goals:

Dennis Praet 33 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sergei Chernik (captain)
Defender Gleb Shevchenko
Defender Maksim Shvetsov
Defender/Midfielder Artem Rakhmanov
Defender/Midfielder Aleksandr Sachivko
Defender/Midfielder Nikolay Zolotov
Midfielder Artem Bykov
Midfielder Vladislav Klimovich
Midfielder Ruslan Lisakovich
Forward Maksim Skavysh

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Koen Casteels
Defender Toby Alderweireld (captain)
Defender Dedryck Boyata
Defender Jason Denayer
Defender/Midfielder Timothy Castagne
Midfielder Dodi Lukebakio
Midfielder Dennis Praet
Midfielder Alexis Saelemaekers
Midfielder Youri Tielemans
Midfielder Leandro Trossard
Forward Michy Batshuayi

Substitutions:

Maks Ebong for Ruslan Lisakovich 70
Pavel Sedko for Maksim Skavysh 70
Roman Begunov for Gleb Shevchenko 81
Dmitri Podstrelov for Nikolay Zolotov 81

Substitutions:

Eden Hazard for Leandro Trossard 60
Christian Benteke for Dodi Lukebakio 76
Leander Dendoncker for Michy Batshuayi 84
Thomas Foket for Alexis Saelemaekers 84

Cards:

Nikolay Zolotov 75 Y
Roman Begunov 82 Y
Dmitri Podstrelov 83 Y
Maks Ebong 88 Y

Cards:

Michy Batshuayi 84 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Egor Khatkevich
Goalkeeper Pavel Pavlyuchenko
Goalkeeper Roman Stepanov
Defender Roman Begunov
Defender/Midfielder Kirill Pechenin
Midfielder Maks Ebong
Midfielder Dmitri Podstrelov
Midfielder Pavel Sedko
Midfielder Raman Yuzapchuk

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Thomas Kaminski
Goalkeeper Matz Sels
Defender Brandon Mechele
Defender Zinho Vanheusden
Defender/Midfielder Leander Dendoncker
Midfielder Thomas Foket
Midfielder Hans Vanaken
Midfielder Yari Verschaeren
Midfielder/Forward Eden Hazard

Comments:

Belarus named ten of a possible 12 substitutes.

Comments:

Belgium named 11 of a possible 12 substitutes.