Belgium – England World Cup Prediction
This Saturday in St. Petersburg, Belgium and England will meet to play a game, counting it for third place in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. This part will be far from simple for both teams. It will not be easy for them to fully motivate themselves and find all the resources they need to win the game. Because, if they find themselves there, it’s because they have each lost their semifinal. The Red Devils of Roberto Martinez, having achieved a breathtaking course in this competition, with five consecutive victories, and thanks to a perfect attack (14 goals scored), lost to France 1 goal to 0. The Three Lions of Gareth Southgate, very strong since the beginning of this adventure in the biggest country of the world, could not overcome a solid, efficient and determined Croatian team, defeated 2-1 after extra time. Sad and down, the players of the two teams, who had already faced each other in the group stage (Belgian 0-1 win), will have to look good for their country, snatch victory and win the bronze medal for not leave empty-handed. In short, in this confrontation, innocuous without being, it is the will that can make the difference, the intention, the mood, but especially the courage. The courage to do well and to make the supporters proud. Belgium, with its talented players, and exceptional scorers (Lukaku, Hazard, De Bruyne) has all the ingredients to win, and thus confirm that even if the Cup is not at the end, she will have realized a very nice competition.
Belgium has the best attack of the World Cup so far: 14 goals scored
Against Croatia, the English have not framed any shot after the goal of Kieran Trippier in the 5th minute.
In front of France, Eden Hazard managed 6 dribbling during the first period. Two more than all the other players who were on the field.
Before facing France, Belgium was undefeated for 24 games (19 wins, 5 draws).
England is one of the best attacks in this competition with 9 goals scored.
The two biggest losers of this edition clash. A match for the 3rd place which promises to be difficult mentally. Both teams will have to disregard the disappointment to prepare well for this decisive match. There will certainly be a psychological advantage for the Belgians because these two selections met during the group stages and it was the Red Devils who had won. In view of each semifinal, the Belgians showed more quality and passed closer to victory than the English. The Three Lions, meanwhile, have made a pale copy against the Vetreni. A bitter defeat that may be hard to swallow.It is the team that will show the most motivation that will be privileged to leave Russia with a smile.
Prediction Today: Over 2.5 goals
Prediction of the Day: Belgium wins
Prediction Today: Belgium half-time and match