Match 54 : Belgium vs Japan LIVE on 2 July : Round of 16

The 54th match of the FIFA 2018 World Cup will be played between Belgium  and Japan.

Belgium vs Japan Round of 16 match will take place on Monday, July 2, 2018 at the Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don.

The official kick off time of the Belgium vs Japan match is 21:00 MSK hrs local time (UTC+3).

FIFA 2018 World Cup Match 54 - Belgium vs Japan Round of 16 LIVE

Belgium qualified for the Round of 16 Knockout stage of the tournament after finishing on top in Group G winning all their three group stage matches defeating England, Tunisia and Panama while Japan reached the Round of 16 Knockout stage finishing second in the Group H after a group stage tie brake with Senegal on basis of fair play. They had managed to defeat Colombia, achieved a draw against Senegal and were defeated by Poland.

As of 15 March 2018, Belgium  is ranked No. 5 in the FIFA World Rankings while Japan is ranked at No. 55.

Belgium Squad for FIFA 2018 World Cup :

Goalkeepers (GF) : Thibaut Courtois,Simon Mignolet, Koen Casteels, Matz Sels

Defenders (DF) : Jan Vertonghen, Thomas Vermaelen, Thomas Meunier, Laurent Ciman, Jordan Lukaku, Dedryck Boyata, Leander Dendoncker, Christian Kabasele

Midfielders (MF) : Axel Witsel, Eden Hazard, Mousa Dembélé, Kevin De Bruyne, Steven Defour, Nacer Chadli, Thorgan Hazard, Youri Tielemans, Adnan Januzaj

Forwards (FW) : Romelu Lukaku,Dries Mertens, Divock Origi, Laurent Depoitre

Note : Squad mentioned above is Tentative Squad.

Japan Squad for FIFA 2018 World Cup :

Goalkeepers (GF) : Masaaki Higashiguchi, Shūichi Gonda, Kōsuke Nakamura

Defenders (DF) : Gen Shōji, Shōgo Taniguchi, Shintarō Kurumaya, Genta Miura, Ryō Hatsuse, Sei Muroya, Shūto Yamamoto, Naomichi Ueda

Midfielders (MF) : Yōsuke Ideguchi, Yōjiro Takahagi, Ryota Oshima, Shoma Doi, Kento Misao, Yasuyuki Konno

Forwards (FW) : Shū Kurata, Kengo Kawamata, Yu Kobayashi,Jun’ya Itō, Mū Kanazaki, Hiroyuki Abe

Note : Squad mentioned above is Tentative Squad.

Belgium vs Japan Head to Head Statistics :

Both the teams have played against each other 5 times. Japan won on 2 occasions while Belgium managed to win once, remaining two games were drawn.

Date Match Winner Score Competition
03 Jun 1999 Japan vs Belgium Drawn 0-0 Kirin Cup
04 Jun 2002 Japan vs Belgium Drawn 2-2 FIFA World Cup
31 May 2009 Japan vs Belgium Japan 4-0 International Friendly
19 Nov 2013 Belgium vs Japan Japan 2-3 International Friendly
14 Nov 2017 Belgium vs Japan Belgium 1-0 International Friendly

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