Belgium vs England – Third Place Playoff – Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips
Sadly, Football is not coming home, but the Three Lions are not yet done in the FIFA World Cup. England will face other losing semi-finalists Belgium in the third-place play-off at Saint Petersburg Stadium on Saturday.
England lost to Croatia in the extra time of their semi-final in a heart-breaking manner. Following an early goal from Kieran Trippier, England looked set for their first World Cup final after 1966. However, goals from Ivan Perisic and Mario Mandzukic dumped England out of the competition. Despite their exit, the English side has produced arguably their best performance since 1990 and had already won hearts back home. Nevertheless, Gareth Southgate’s men would still want to finish the Cup on a high.
Belgium come into this game following a 1-0 defeat to France. The Belgians h...
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