The 63rd match of the FIFA 2018 World Cup will be played between Belgium and England.
Belgium vs England Third Place match will take place on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at the Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg.
The official kick off time of the Belgium vs England match is 17:00 MSK hrs local time (UTC+3).
Belgium reached the Third Place match after being defeated by France 1 – 0 in their Semi Final Match. This was their first loss of the tournament.
Earlier, Belgium defeated Brazil 2 – 1 in the Quarter Final match of FIFA 2018 Football World Cup and prior to that, Belgium defeated Japan 3 – 2 in their Round of 16 Match.
Belgium had 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.
On other hand, England reached the Third Place match after being defeated by Croatia 2 – 1 in their Semi Final Match.
Earlier, England reached Semi Final of FIFA 2018 Football World Cup defeating Sweden 2 – 0 in their Quarter Final Match and prior to that England managed to defeat Colombia 4 – 3 in Penalty Shootout after both teams ended in a 1 – 1 draw in their Round of 16 Knockout Match.
England had reached the Round of 16 Knockout stage finishing second in the Group G defeating Tunisia and Panama and suffering a defeated at hands of Belgium.
As of 15 March 2018, Belgium is ranked No. 5 in the FIFA World Rankings while England is ranked at No. 13.
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.
England Squad for FIFA 2018 World Cup :
Goalkeepers (GF) : Jack Butland, Jordan Pickford, Nick Pope
Defenders (DF) : Trent Alexander-Arnold, Gary Cahill, Fabian Delph, Phil Jones, Harry Maguire, Danny Rose, John Stones, Kieran Trippier, Kyle Walker, Ashley Young
Midfielders (MF) : Dele Alli, Eric Dier, Jordan Henderson, Jesse Lingard, Ruben Loftus-Cheek
Forwards (FW) : Harry Kane, Marcus Rashford, Raheem Sterling, Jamie Vardy, Danny Welbeck
Note : Squad mentioned above is Tentative Squad.
Belgium vs England Head to Head Statistics :
Both the teams have played against each other 22 times. England managed to win 15 of those games while Belgium won just 3 games and remaining 4 games were drawn.
But this Belgium team look quite a strong team and winning this match would be a tough task for England.
In their group stage encounter, Belgium defeated England 1 – 0.
|21 May 1921||Belgium v England||England||0-2||International Friendly|
|19 Mar 1923||England v Belgium||England||6-1||International Friendly|
|01 Nov 1923||Belgium v England||Drawn||2-2||International Friendly|
|08 Dec 1924||England v Belgium||England||4-0||International Friendly|
|24 May 1926||Belgium v England||England||3-5||International Friendly|
|11 May 1927||Belgium v England||England||1-9||International Friendly|
|19 May 1928||Belgium v England||England||1-3||International Friendly|
|11 May 1929||Belgium v England||England||1-5||International Friendly|
|16 May 1931||Belgium v England||England||1-4||International Friendly|
|09 May 1936||Belgium v England||Belgium||3-2||International Friendly|
|21 Sep 1947||Belgium v England||England||2-5||International Friendly|
|18 May 1950||Belgium v England||England||1-4||International Friendly|
|26 Nov 1952||England v Belgium||England||5-0||International Friendly|
|17 Jun 1954||England v Belgium||Drawn||4-4||FIFA World Cup|
|21 Oct 1964||England v Belgium||Drawn||2-2||International Friendly|
|25 Feb 1970||Belgium v England||England||1-3||International Friendly|
|12 Jun 1980||Belgium v England||Drawn||1-1||UEFA European Championship|
|27 Jun 1990||England v Belgium||England||1-0||FIFA World Cup|
|29 May 1998||Belgium v England||Belgium||0-0||King Hassan II Cup|
|10 Oct 1999||England v Belgium||England||2-1||International Friendly|
|02 Jun 2012||England v Belgium||England||1-0||International Friendly|
|28 Jun 2018||England v Belgium||Belgium||0-1||FIFA World Cup|
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