Belgium escaped defeat, Portugal will win convincingly


Belgium escaped defeat, Portugal will win convincingly

Belgium is Saturday against the first loss of points encountered in the kwalificatiereeks for the world cup of 2018 in Russia. The ‘Red Devils’ were on their own field to settle for a 1-1 draw against Greece.

The Greeks came in the first minute of the second half to lead by a goal from Konstantinos Mitroglou. A minute before the end of the official playing time dragged on for Romelu Lukaku still a point out of the fire for the Belgians.

Greece was at that time with a man less on the field after a red card for Panagiotis Tachtsidis, who in the 65th minute, his second yellow card was given.

Just before the final whistle was also Giorgos Tzavellas to the changing rooms sent to Greece, and the contest even with nine people and had to stop.

By the late remittance of retained Belgium took the lead in group H. The team of coach Roberto Martinez has after five duels, two points ahead of runner-up Greece (thirteen to eleven).

Matches group B and group H

Switzerland was in group B with 1-0 too strong for Latvia.


Joy for the Swiss after the 1-0.

Disappointment with the Watch.

Bosnia was too strong for Gibraltar.

It was 5-0.

Romelu Lukaku saved in the final stage, a pubnt for Belgium in the game against Greece.

Portugal won with 3-0 from Hungary.

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Gibraltar, Bosnia And Herzegovina

Number three, Bosnia-Herzegovina follows in three points of Belgium. The balkan country charged Saturday for a private audience with less than 5-0 with Gibraltar.

Vedad Ibisevic was with two goals (fourth and 43rd minute) the big man on the side of Bosnia-Herzegovina. Avdija Vrsajevic, Edin Visca and Ermin Bicakcic made in the 52nd, 56th and ninetieth minute the vijfklapper complete.

Cyprus, Estonia (both four points) and Gibraltar (zero points) appear in the remaining speelrondes only for the honor to play. Cyprus and Estonia came Saturday in their mutual duel does not go beyond a 0-0 draw.


In group B reinforced Portugal are in second place behind Switzerland, thanks to a convincing 3-0 thuiszege at number three in Hungary.

Andre Silva put the newly crowned European champion in the 32nd minute on the right track, after which Cristiano Ronaldo in the 36th and 65th minute his name on the scoreboard brought.

Portugal has three points behind Switzerland, Saturday 100-procentsscore maintained by in house Latvia 1-0 to set aside. Substitute player Josip Drmic was in the 66th minute, responsible for the only hit of the contest.

Andorra-San Marino

The other duel in the pool between Andorra and the Faroe Islands, ended in a 0-0 draw. The visitors played the last fifteen minutes with a man less after a red card from Joan Simun Edmundsson.

For Andorra meant the draw the first point in a qualifier for a final round since 2005.

Both Andorra (one point) if the Faroe Islands (five points) normally makes no chance on a world cup ticket. The same is true for Latvia, which has so far only three points together sprokkelde. Hungary is third with seven points.

See also:
World cup for the Dutch national team after the blamage in Bulgaria

View the results of the program and the position in the world cup qualification

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