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# belgium - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

'£100m is too cheap in this market' - Sarri wants value for Hazard as Madrid move looms
# Peanuts
From The42
# Peanuts

'£100m is too cheap in this market' - Sarri wants value for Hazard as Madrid move looms

Apr 9th 2019, 11:30 AM 4,759 Views 17 Comments

The Belgian lit up Stamford Bridge last night scoring both goals in Chelsea’s win over West Ham.

# belgium - Friday 22 March, 2019

Thibaut Courtois gifts goal to Russia with howler of an error for Belgium
# Blooper
From The42
# Blooper

Thibaut Courtois gifts goal to Russia with howler of an error for Belgium

Mar 22nd 2019, 11:39 AM 7,876 Views 2 Comments

Thankfully for the Belgians, the Real Madrid goalkeeper’s mistake didn’t prove costly in the end.

# belgium - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Bird known as 'the Messi of pigeons' sells for record €1.25m
# Armando
# Armando

Bird known as 'the Messi of pigeons' sells for record €1.25m

Mar 19th 2019, 3:35 PM 21,547 Views 28 Comments

Armando had been expected to break the previous record of €376,000, but not by such a margin.

# belgium - Friday 8 March, 2019

Fellaini calls time on international career to 'allow next generation continue success'
# End Of The Road
From The42
# End Of The Road

Fellaini calls time on international career to 'allow next generation continue success'

Mar 8th 2019, 9:18 AM 3,394 Views 1 Comment

After 87 caps and 18 goals, the former Man United midfielder has called time on his Belgium career.

# belgium - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

No flights to or from Belgium due to strike; some Dublin flights cancelled
# Skeyes
# Skeyes

No flights to or from Belgium due to strike; some Dublin flights cancelled

Feb 13th 2019, 8:15 AM 9,621 Views 4 Comments

At least eight flights between Dublin and Belgium have been cancelled today as a result of the strike action.

# belgium - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Roberto Martinez baffled by Romelu Lukaku criticism
# Support
From The42
# Support

Roberto Martinez baffled by Romelu Lukaku criticism

Dec 23rd 2018, 10:33 PM 11,305 Views 7 Comments

The Belgium boss thinks there is a lack of understanding about his main striker and the way he plays for Manchester United.

# belgium - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Police officer stabbed in Brussels knife attack
# Belgium
# Belgium

Police officer stabbed in Brussels knife attack

Nov 20th 2018, 9:16 AM 12,910 Views 42 Comments

Fellow police officers retaliated by firing shots at the attacker who was subdued.

# belgium - Saturday 17 November, 2018

'I do not deserve the Ballon d'Or. I think there are players who have been better than me'
# Top Picks
From The42
# Top Picks

'I do not deserve the Ballon d'Or. I think there are players who have been better than me'

Nov 17th 2018, 4:01 PM 6,772 Views 6 Comments

The Chelsea and Belgium star believes Kylian Mbappe deserves to win the award.

# belgium - Friday 26 October, 2018

Vatican stalls on Belgium bishops' suggestion to allow young married men to become priests
# Belgium
# Belgium

Vatican stalls on Belgium bishops' suggestion to allow young married men to become priests

Oct 26th 2018, 3:51 PM 15,910 Views 16 Comments

The suggestion of easing the rules on celibacy was raised by the Auxiliary Bishop of Brussels.

# belgium - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Dutch midfielder scores first international goal to end Belgium's winning run
# Friendly
From The42
# Friendly

Dutch midfielder scores first international goal to end Belgium's winning run

Oct 16th 2018, 10:29 PM 7,833 Views 3 Comments

Arnaut Groeneveld’s goal ensured the friendly between Belgium and the Netherlands ended in a draw.

# belgium - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

'He has sacrificed himself' - Fellaini embodies the spirit that Man United need, says Mourinho
# Setting An Example
From The42
# Setting An Example

'He has sacrificed himself' - Fellaini embodies the spirit that Man United need, says Mourinho

Oct 2nd 2018, 3:33 PM 4,465 Views 8 Comments

Jose Mourinho said he is pleased with the progress being made by the Belgian midfielder this season.

# belgium - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Irish nationals among 21 people injured in Belgium bus crash
# Amsterdam To London
# Amsterdam To London

Irish nationals among 21 people injured in Belgium bus crash

Jul 25th 2018, 12:18 PM 20,534 Views 4 Comments

The bus was travelling from Amsterdam to London.

# belgium - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

600 Ryanair flights cancelled due to cabin crew strikes in Spain, Portugal and Belgium
# Strike
# Strike

600 Ryanair flights cancelled due to cabin crew strikes in Spain, Portugal and Belgium

Jul 18th 2018, 7:10 PM 34,721 Views 41 Comments

The airline has said that 100,000 passengers will be affected by the cancelled flights on 25 and 26 July.

# belgium - Monday 16 July, 2018

Thierry Henry walks away from Sky punditry job to chase 'long term ambition' of being a manager
# Boots And Bibs
From The42
# Boots And Bibs

Thierry Henry walks away from Sky punditry job to chase 'long term ambition' of being a manager

Jul 16th 2018, 5:18 PM 13,733 Views 15 Comments

Roberto Martinez’ assistant in this World Cup wants a chance in the hot seat.

# belgium - Saturday 14 July, 2018

As it happened: Belgium vs England, World Cup third place play-off From The42
Live Jul 14th 2018, 2:01 PM

As it happened: Belgium vs England, World Cup third place play-off

# belgium - Friday 13 July, 2018

'I don't understand why you should criticise the people of your own country'
# Media
From The42
# Media

'I don't understand why you should criticise the people of your own country'

Jul 13th 2018, 8:05 AM 9,683 Views 4 Comments

Kevin De Bruyne wants the media to give Raheem Sterling ‘the love he deserves’ following his World Cup performances.

# belgium - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Martinez hails 'magnificent' Belgium effort despite World Cup semi-final exit
# Red DEvils
From The42
# Red DEvils

Martinez hails 'magnificent' Belgium effort despite World Cup semi-final exit

Jul 10th 2018, 10:32 PM 4,650 Views 10 Comments

Despite a header from Samuel Umtiti sending France into the final, the Red Devils boss was happy with his team’s performance

As it happened: France vs Belgium, World Cup semi-final From The42
Live Jul 10th 2018, 6:00 PM

As it happened: France vs Belgium, World Cup semi-final

After keeping Messi quiet, Deschamps backs Kante to shut down Hazard
# Les Bleus
From The42
# Les Bleus

After keeping Messi quiet, Deschamps backs Kante to shut down Hazard

Jul 10th 2018, 6:35 AM 4,619 Views 14 Comments

The France coach believes that the Chelsea midfielder has had an excellent tournament to date and is “essential” to his plans.

# belgium - Saturday 7 July, 2018

'Brazil didn't know what to do': De Bruyne hails 'beautiful' Belgium
# Russia 2018
From The42
# Russia 2018

'Brazil didn't know what to do': De Bruyne hails 'beautiful' Belgium

Jul 7th 2018, 9:11 AM 7,052 Views 18 Comments

Roberto Martinez’s side are into a World Cup semi-final.

# belgium - Friday 6 July, 2018

Belgium survive Brazil second half surge to book World Cup semi-final spot
# Momentous Win
From The42
# Momentous Win

Belgium survive Brazil second half surge to book World Cup semi-final spot

Jul 6th 2018, 8:58 PM 33,561 Views 82 Comments

Kevin De Bruyne starred as Belgium dump Brazil out of the World Cup.

As it happened: Brazil v Belgium, World Cup quarter-final From The42
Live Jul 6th 2018, 6:01 PM

As it happened: Brazil v Belgium, World Cup quarter-final

# belgium - Thursday 5 July, 2018

'To me he's not an actor... Neymar in the future will be the best in the world'
# Support
From The42
# Support

'To me he's not an actor... Neymar in the future will be the best in the world'

Jul 5th 2018, 11:29 PM 8,333 Views 15 Comments

Romelu Lukaku has some sympathy for the under-fire Brazil star.

Hazard makes football beautiful, swoons Martinez
# Heart Eyes Emoji
From The42
# Heart Eyes Emoji

Hazard makes football beautiful, swoons Martinez

Jul 5th 2018, 9:56 PM 2,990 Views 1 Comment

The Chelsea playmaker has been integral to Belgium’s run to the quarter-finals.

# belgium - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Thiago Silva defends Neymar theatrics after Brazil victory
# Samba Boys
From The42
# Samba Boys

Thiago Silva defends Neymar theatrics after Brazil victory

Jul 3rd 2018, 8:44 AM 8,643 Views 12 Comments

Brazil meet Belgium in a blockbuster World Cup quarter-final on Friday and Thiago Silva is ready for a physical and technical challenge.

# belgium - Monday 2 July, 2018

As it happened: Belgium v Japan, World Cup last 16 From The42
Live Jul 2nd 2018, 6:13 PM

As it happened: Belgium v Japan, World Cup last 16

# belgium - Friday 29 June, 2018

Martinez 'honestly happy' to beat England to top spot
# Bobby M
From The42
# Bobby M

Martinez 'honestly happy' to beat England to top spot

Jun 29th 2018, 8:24 AM 6,531 Views 9 Comments

The Belgium coach has no regrets about beating England 1-0 to set up a potentially tricky run in the World Cup knockouts.

# belgium - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Brilliant Januzaj strike sees unbeaten Belgium top Group G as England suffer World Cup defeat
# Unbeaten
From The42
# Unbeaten

Brilliant Januzaj strike sees unbeaten Belgium top Group G as England suffer World Cup defeat

Jun 28th 2018, 8:53 PM 9,455 Views 19 Comments

A stunning goal from Adnan Januzaj saw Belgium defeat England to make it three wins from three.

As it happened: England vs Belgium, World Cup From The42
Live Jun 28th 2018, 6:00 PM

As it happened: England vs Belgium, World Cup

# belgium - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

'We're here to win, not plot final route,' says England boss Southgate
# It's Coming Home
From The42
# It's Coming Home

'We're here to win, not plot final route,' says England boss Southgate

Jun 27th 2018, 9:46 PM 9,449 Views 18 Comments

England face Belgium in their final group game tomorrow.

'He's still recovering' - Belgium's top marksman Lukaku ruled out of Group G showdown with England
# Injury
From The42
# Injury

'He's still recovering' - Belgium's top marksman Lukaku ruled out of Group G showdown with England

Jun 27th 2018, 7:31 PM 7,450 Views 5 Comments

Tomorrow’s game has come a day too soon for the Man United striker, according to Roberto Martinez.

# belgium - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Man United midfielder Fellaini sets date for announcement on future
# Decision Time
From The42
# Decision Time

Man United midfielder Fellaini sets date for announcement on future

Jun 26th 2018, 3:17 PM 6,873 Views 20 Comments

Tick tock……

# belgium - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Lukaku and Hazard star with a brace each as Belgium crush Tunisia in seven goal contest
# Easy Peasy
From The42
# Easy Peasy

Lukaku and Hazard star with a brace each as Belgium crush Tunisia in seven goal contest

Jun 23rd 2018, 3:03 PM 6,773 Views 18 Comments

Roberto Martinez’s side are on the brink of the knockout stages following a one-sided victory in Moscow.

# belgium - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Mousa Dembele will not join a Spurs rival
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Mousa Dembele will not join a Spurs rival

Jun 21st 2018, 2:57 PM 6,416 Views 6 Comments

The Belgium international is assessing his options this summer but has assured Tottenham fans he will not join a top Premier League side.

Hazard plays down Lukaku criticism after accusing striker of 'hiding up front'
# Constructive Criticism
From The42
# Constructive Criticism

Hazard plays down Lukaku criticism after accusing striker of 'hiding up front'

Jun 21st 2018, 12:19 PM 8,321 Views 5 Comments

“Even though we have good players, it is not easy for us to play with a man short.”

# belgium - Monday 11 June, 2018

Lukaku stars with two goals and an assist as Belgium cruise to pre-World Cup friendly win
# Hitting Form
From The42
# Hitting Form

Lukaku stars with two goals and an assist as Belgium cruise to pre-World Cup friendly win

Jun 11th 2018, 10:30 PM 10,898 Views 13 Comments

Belgium fought back from a goal down in Brussels as Romelu Lukaku inspired a resounding victory over Costa Rica.

# belgium - Friday 8 June, 2018

'The golden generation in England won nothing. I think all of Belgium just wants to win something'
# Fingers Crossed
From The42
# Fingers Crossed

'The golden generation in England won nothing. I think all of Belgium just wants to win something'

Jun 8th 2018, 10:15 AM 5,558 Views 25 Comments

Chelsea star Eden Hazard thinks England’s underachievement serves as a warning to Belgium.

# belgium - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Hazard hones World Cup form as Belgium outclass Egypt
# Getting Better
From The42
# Getting Better

Hazard hones World Cup form as Belgium outclass Egypt

Jun 6th 2018, 11:56 PM 6,427 Views 3 Comments

Roberto Martinez’s side’s array of star names turned in a dazzling first-half display in Brussels.

# belgium - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Worry for Belgium as Vincent Kompany limps off in dull pre-World Cup friendly
# Injury Scare
From The42
# Injury Scare

Worry for Belgium as Vincent Kompany limps off in dull pre-World Cup friendly

Jun 2nd 2018, 10:40 PM 7,365 Views 4 Comments

An injury scare for Kompany was one of the few incidents of note in Saturday’s goalless draw with Portugal.

# belgium - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Liege attack declared 'terrorist murder' as details emerge of gunman's release from jail
# Liège
# Liège

Liege attack declared 'terrorist murder' as details emerge of gunman's release from jail

May 30th 2018, 10:45 AM 27,336 Views 94 Comments

Belgian media reports that it’s belived Benjamin Herman was radicalised in prison.