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Vermaelen dreaming of World Cup

October 10, 2012
By Kevin Palmer
Thomas Vermaelen says it would be "a dream" for him to play in the 2014 World Cup finals with Belgium, but he accepts the pressure is on as they target qualification from Group A.

With a galaxy of high-profile stars now flooding their squad, Vermaelen believes his nation have their best chance to make a big impression in a major tournament since they finished fourth at the 1986 World Cup in Mexico, although he knows they must prove they can live up to their lofty billing.

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