Belgium News

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Belgium coach Wilmots signs long-term contract

Wim Van Walle | April, 15 2014

Belgium coach Marc Wilmots will continue in his role for another four years after signing a contract extension. Wilmots, 45, assisted the country’s previous two coaches Dick Advocaat and Georges Leekens before taking over independently i...

Wilmots: Belgium have to prove worth

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Belgium’s “Golden Generation” have proved nothing yet despite reaching the World Cup, coach Marc Wilmots has told kicker. • Brassell: Lukaku's time is here Wilmots is in charge of a highly talented group of players inc...

Benteke to miss World Cup

ESPN staff | April, 3 2014

Aston Villa have confirmed that striker Christian Benteke has been ruled out for the rest of the season and the World Cup after tearing his Achilles tendon. The Belgium international sustained the injury in training on Thursday and Villa relea...

Van Buyten: Belgium has woken up

March, 7 2014

Daniel van Buyten has told FIFA that’s Belgium’s resurgence as a footballing force has "awoken the nation", and could lead to them causing an upset at this summer’s World Cup. • World Cup Daily The Red Devils ha...

Hazard: Mou can make me the best

March, 6 2014

Eden Hazard believes he can overtake Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to become the best player in the world -- but says he needs to be twice as good as he is now. • Hirshey: Letter to Mourinho • Worrall: Super Schuerrle Hazard, 23...

Courtois blasts Mignolet 'attack'

ESPN staff | February, 20 2014

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has called for Simon Mignolet to show him more respect as they fight it out for Belgium’s No. 1 spot at the 2014 World Cup. • Brassell: Atletico triumph Courtois, who is currently on l...

Januzaj set to play in Kosovo's first official match

ESPN staff | February, 15 2014

Manchester United winger Adnan Januzaj could be set to make his international debut for Kosovo next month, although he would still be eligible to play for another country afterwards. Januzaj, 19, who has enjoyed an impressive season with Unite...

Lukaku backs Belgium to reach quarterfinals

Wim Van Walle | February, 11 2014

Romelu Lukaku believes Belgium will reach the quarterfinals at the 2014 World Cup. • Lukaku targets Chelsea success Belgium have qualified for the tournament for the first time since 2002 and, with a highly talented generation of player...

Chadli 'considering Spurs exit'

Kevin Palmer | January, 15 2014

Nacer Chadli’s agent has confirmed that his client is eager to leave Tottenham, a little over four months after he sealed a lucrative move from FC Twente. Chadli has struggled to make an impact at Tottenham as injuries and unconvincing per...

Leverkusen lead De Bruyne race, agent suggests

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | December, 11 2013

Kevin De Bruyne’s agent has suggested that Bayer Leverkusen are leading the race for the Chelsea midfielder despite rival interest from Borussia Dortmund, Schalke, Borussia Moenchengladbach and Wolfsburg. De Bruyne, 21, is expected to le...

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