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Belgium after giant triumph to Gibraltar close to the world cup, three goals Ronaldo

Belgium after giant triumph to Gibraltar close to the world cup, three goals Ronaldo

Belgium seems to be a place at the world cup in Russia is almost not to be missed. The lead in qualifying group H cold rolled Thursday in Liege with 9-0 on Gibraltar. Cristiano Ronaldo played a key role in Portugal.

Belgium comes after seven races on nineteen points, and benefited also of transgressions of the competitors Greece and Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Greece remained at home, stuck at 0-0 against Estonia. The number two in the group already has a backlog of six points in Belgium. Bosnia-Herzegovina, with a 3-2 lost to Cyprus, is already looking at a backlog of eight points.

Belgium was the biggest win ever in the country (10-1 against San Marino in 2001, and 9-0 against Zambia in 1994). That was striking, given the fact that the ‘Red Devils’ over a half with a man less played. Axel Witsel got just before half-red.

Mertens

At that moment it was the team of coach Roberto Martinez is already with 5-0, with goals from Dries Mertens, Thomas Meunier, Romelu Lukaku (2x) and Witsel, who scored with a beautiful bicycle kick. The maker of the most beautiful goal of the evening was in the fortieth minute with a straight red to leave after a hard charge.

With a man less ran Belgium still further. Eden Hazard was still in the first half 6-0, Meunier completed with two goals after resting his hattrick. The vleugelspeler of Paris Saint-Germain also gave four assists. In the final stage, also got Erin Barnett from Gibraltar, still red.

Belgium won the away game in October against Gibraltar 6-0. Sunday the away game against Greece on the program.

Belgium book recordzege, Switzerland wins seven times in a row

Ronaldo scores three times European champion, Portugal against the Faroe islands.
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Lukaku takes the congratulations received after one of his two goals.
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Meunier understands the self: the vleugelspeler scored 3 times and gave 4 assists.
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Witsel scored with a great bicycle kick, but got a little later in red.
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Switzerland continues to win. The 3-1 against Andorra is already the seventh victory in a row.
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Switzerland

Switzerland maintained at the top of group B. By a 3-0 thuiszege to Andorra came to the Swiss on the maximum score of 21 points from seven duels.

Haris Seferovic, with two goals as the basis for the seventh victory in a row for the team of coach Vladimir Petkovic. Stephan Lichtsteiner made in Sankt Gallen 3-0.

Portugal also made no error and won with 5-1 from the Faroe islands. That was mainly thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo, who is three goals to take over, and now at 78 interlandtreffers. William Carvalho, and Nelson Oliveira made the other Portuguese matches, Rogvi Baldvinsson did what back.

Portugal still has three points less than Switzerland, with still three games to go. Only the group winners qualify directly for the world cup, the eight best songs two play play-offs.

View the results and standings in the world cup qualification

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