Belgium is a guest of “bottom” Wales in the European Nations League today
Belgium is a heavy guest against its Wales counterpart, in the confrontation scheduled to take place at 9:15 pm today, Saturday, at Cardiff City Stadium, in the third round of Group D in the group stage of the European Nations League competition.
The Belgium team is playing tonight and is in second place in the table of Group D standings at the first level, after it reached the first victory and the three points it collected by scoring 5 goals and receiving 5.
On the other hand, Wales comes fourth and last in the group standings with zero points, after losing to Poland and Wales, respectively.
Belgium is seeking its second win in a row, after it swept Poland 6-1 in the match that was held between them at the King Baudouin Stadium in the second round of the European Nations League.
While the Wales team is looking for its first point in the current edition of the European Nations League, after it fell to the Netherlands 2-1 in the match that was held between them at Cardiff City Stadium in the second round of European Group D matches from the first level.
Belgium’s national team was missing against Poland for striker Romelu Lukaku, due to a right ankle injury he suffered during the heavy 4-1 loss against the Netherlands in Brussels last Friday.
The Belgian Football Association announced the absence of the giant striker, Romelu Lukaku, from his country’s match against Poland in the group stage of the European Nations League.
The historical scorer of the Red Devils team began treatment after an ankle injury he sustained during the match against the Netherlands, which was held on Friday, but he will not be ready before the match.
Lukaku is the all-time top scorer for Belgium with 68 goals, a big difference from his closest pursuer, Eden Hazard, who has 33 goals.