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The red Devils easily past Cyprus in euro cup qualification

The Red Devils have Sunday in their second qualifier in Group I for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020 against Cyprus easily won with 0-2.

Michy Batshuayi celebrates his goal against Cyprus. © Belga

In a party without a lot of fire at the GSP stadium in Nicosia listened Eden Hazard his hundredth cap with his thirtieth goal.

The Belgians looked in the openingsminuten the cat from the tree, but struck at the first opportunity mercilessly. Batshuayi got not pass a forest of Cyprus legs, after which the ball with the Hazard (10.) came that handsome binnenkrulde.

Belgium was boss, and Michy Batshuayi (18.) doubled down the score. The achiever slipped past Urko Pardo, the Belgian-Cypriot thuiskeeper, and clean the 0-2.

Also afterwards, were the best chances for the Devils, though it remained the third goal. Cyprus stated there’s absolutely nothing about it and could Courtois is not on the test.

In the second period did not offer many. Batshuayi appeared again eye-to-eye with Pardo, but now saved the goalie. The Belgians left the ball to the Cypriots, who do better in the game but just the quality not had opportunities to enforce.

Adjust all the way in the slot received Cyprus his first opportunity. Standard-defender Laifis was a tight free kick. After the victory last Thursday against Russia (3-1), the Devils after two duels with the maximum of six points only to head in group I.

The next two qualifiers in June, play to the Belgians, in each case in the King baudouin stadium. On the third day (08/06) drops Kazakhstan to Brussels, three days later (11/06) welcome the Devils to Scotland.

Read also: At the 100th international match of Eden Hazard: how the cap a quiet death died

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