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# belgium-soccer - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'It wasn't me' - Belgian international handed one-month drink-drive ban

Radja Nainggolan was also fined €1,600 after being found guilty.

# belgium-soccer - Monday 22 January, 2018

'He has shown this season how important he is to the team' - Man City get De Bruyne boost

The Belgian international’s new deal doesn’t expire until 2023.

# belgium-soccer - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Fellaini confirms Man United contract rejection and waits for another offer

The midfielder is approaching a decade of playing in the Premier League and is weighing up his next move

# belgium-soccer - Sunday 29 October, 2017

‘It was a scandal! It was revealed afterwards there was skulduggery going on in the background’ Interview This post contains videos

‘It was a scandal! It was revealed afterwards there was skulduggery going on in the background’

Eoin Hand chats to The42 about his incredible career in football.

Mourinho hits out at Man United fans for not backing Lukaku

The Red Devils boss once again criticised the club’s supporters after their defeat of Spurs.

# belgium-soccer - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Belgium do Ireland a big favour against Bosnia-Herzegovina (now it's over to you, Cyprus)

If Greece fail to win in Cyprus this evening, Ireland’s fate will be in their own hands.

# belgium-soccer - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Chelsea striker Batshuayi unhappy with Fifa 18 rating

The Blues forward is less than pleased with his new score.

# belgium-soccer - Monday 4 September, 2017

With a glittering array of talent, Belgium become first European side to qualify for the World Cup

Goals from Jan Vertonghen and Romelu Lukaku saw the side get the better of Greece.

# belgium-soccer - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Chelsea's Eden Hazard fractures ankle on international duty

Meanwhile, the Belgian star has refused to rule out a move to Real Madrid.

# belgium-soccer - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Ireland U19s beat Belgium, but narrowly miss out on Euro qualification

Swedish win denies Tom Mohan’s side their place in Georgia this summer.

Huge night ahead for Ireland U19s with European Championships qualification on the line

Tom Mohan’s side take on Belgium in their final group game.

# belgium-soccer - Thursday 10 November, 2016

'He lost 20 minutes of his memory and doesn't know what happened'

Vincent Janssen is a major doubt for the World Cup qualifier against Luxembourg after suffering a head injury.

# belgium-soccer - Monday 10 October, 2016

# belgium-soccer - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Belgium dream team of Martinez and Henry get off to losing start First Impressions This post contains videos

Belgium dream team of Martinez and Henry get off to losing start

The new management team had a formidable task on their debut this evening.

# belgium-soccer - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Roberto Martinez is back in management but not where you were expecting

The Spaniard has swapped club management for the international game.

# belgium-soccer - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Gary Speed in Williams' thoughts ahead of Euro 2016 semi

The Dragons captain and boss Chris Coleman paid tribute to the nation’s former boss.

# belgium-soccer - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Analysis: Ireland's left side a recurring problem at Euro 2016

Martin O’Neill’s team’s narrow set-up led to them being exposed down the flanks at times in France.

# belgium-soccer - Friday 1 July, 2016

Belgium's golden generation fall short and the talking points from Wales' incredible win

Tonight’s result sets up a mouth-watering Euro 2016 showdown between Real Madrid pair Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo.

'I've had more failures than I've had successes' - Emotional Coleman pays tribute to Wales Reaction This post contains videos

'I've had more failures than I've had successes' - Emotional Coleman pays tribute to Wales

“Don’t be afraid to have dreams. Four years ago, I was as far away from this as you could imagine.”

Robson-Kanu the hero as Wales stun Belgium to reach Euro 2016 semi-finals

Belgian coach Marc Wilmots will face difficult questions about his failure to achieve more.

All the goals from Wales' thrilling win over Belgium Take A Bow This post contains videos

All the goals from Wales' thrilling win over Belgium

Chris Coleman’s side secured a remarkable victory tonight.

As it happened: Wales v Belgium, Euro 2016 quarter-final

It was over to the Stade Pierre-Mauroy in Lille for tonight’s last-8 tie.

# belgium-soccer - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Major bonus for Gareth Bale as Belgium's defenders are dropping like flies

Jan Vertonghen has been ruled out for the remainder of the tournament.

# belgium-soccer - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

'I'll miss Beyonce gig because of Euro 2016 quarter-final'

Wales full-back Neil Taylor thought he had secured a nice surprise for his wife’s birthday.

# belgium-soccer - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Belgium put down a marker as they hammer Hungary to reach Euro 2016 quarter-finals

The Red Devils put in a brilliant display of counter-attacking.

# belgium-soccer - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Could this be France 2009 all over again and more Ireland-Italy talking points

How big an impact will the dodgy pitch have on proceedings?

# belgium-soccer - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

'We need courage and balls' - Are Ireland’s possession perils due to mentality or talent? Analysis This post contains videos

'We need courage and balls' - Are Ireland’s possession perils due to mentality or talent?

Roy Keane indicated the issue was a problem while being reluctant to elaborate on why.

We've picked the Ireland team that should line out against Italy

Martin O’Neill needs to freshen things up in tomorrow’s final Euro 2016 group match.

# belgium-soccer - Monday 20 June, 2016

Ireland players need to be more streetwise like Italy and make clever fouls, says Keane

‘You do whatever you can to get the right result and if that’s fouling, then you foul’.

The 5 changes Martin O'Neill needs to make for the Italy match

Few if any of Ireland’s players justified their starting spot in the Belgium game.

# belgium-soccer - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Letter from Versailles: 'Sad' France's spirits lifted by 'the green people'

We asked one Bordeaux taxi driver whether the Irish fans really deserve their reputation as ‘the best supporters in the world’.

French newspaper L'Equipe didn't hold back with their player ratings for Ireland v Belgium

One Irish starter as given 2/10, while Belgium’s worst performer got a three.

Ireland have already pulled off one miracle - now it's time for another

Martin O’Neill’s side were comprehensively beaten by Belgium yesterday.

'It's not the end of the world. Keep your head up. We still have one more chance' - Randolph

Ireland’s number one is staying positive despite the disappointment of their latest result at Euro 2016.

# belgium-soccer - Saturday 18 June, 2016

'We were not going to play defensively against them - otherwise you'd be sacking me all over again'

Belgian coach Marc Wilmots was in buoyant form after seeing his side comprehensively beat Ireland.

O'Neill: Ireland players' failure to keep the ball was due to nerves

The manager added that the Boys in Green were beaten by a better team ultimately.

Blaming the ref is clutching at straws and more Ireland-Belgium talking points

The Boys in Green were comprehensively beaten in their Euro 2016 encounter in Bordeaux today.

'The pictures speak for themselves' - Long adamant that ref got peno call wrong

The Ireland striker believes referee Cuneyt Cakir made the wrong call moments before Belgium’s first goal.

Player ratings: Here's how the Boys in Green fared against Belgium

Martin O’Neill’s men took on the Red Devils in a vital Euro 2016 game this afternoon.

'We've got a big chance now against Italy' - John O'Shea

The Ireland captain says his side needs to learn from their mistakes today.

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