Belgium failed to deliver the goods against France, but Croatia’s historic victory against England gives hope to the ‘Golden Generation’ moniker, writes MARSHALL GOUTS.
Substitute Nacer Chadli scored with the last kick of the game as Belgium came from two-goals down to defeat Japan 3-2 and set up a quarter-final tie with Brazil.
Belgium have announced their 23-man World Cup squad and have included Vincent Kompany despite the defender picking up an injury against Portugal on Saturday, writes DEAN WORKMAN.
Belgium coach Roberto Martinez is waiting for news on an injury sustained by Vincent Kompany during a friendly draw with Portugal.
Vincent Kompany was replaced with an apparent injury as Belgium and Portugal continued their World Cup preparations with a low-key 0-0 draw in Brussels.
Captain Vincent Kompany has challenged Manchester City to keep on improving after they were crowned Premier League champions.
Vincent Kompany insisted Manchester City should not be put on a ‘pedestal’ following their EFL Cup success as he challenged the club to win more trophies.
Goals from Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany and David Silva saw Manchester City claim an impressive 3-0 victory against Arsenal in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday evening.
Vincent Kompany has no intention of leaving Manchester City even though ravaging fitness problems have ended his days of a guaranteed first-team place at the Etihad Stadium.
Despite Manchester City enjoying an 11-point cushion at the top of the Premier League, Pep Guardiola is considering adding to his squad.