2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
2nd in UEFA Nations League
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If the 2022 World Cup started today...

The next World Cup is four years away, but if it began today, how would the major nations line up? We asked our writers to look into the future.

Burley: Belgium dealt a blow to their ego (1:14)
Switzerland 5-2 Belgium: Seferovic sparks Swiss comeback (3:11)
Belgium 2-0 Iceland: Batshuayi lifts Belgium (1:24)
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39dIan Holyman

Hazard, Lukaku in Belgium squad despite fitness

Romelu Lukaku has missed the last two games for Manchester United, while Eden Hazard has also been struggling for fitness at Chelsea.

Witsel 'hoping' Martinez stays at Belgium manager (1:15)
48dDermot Corrigan

Madrid yet to call Martinez over manager's job

Real Madrid are yet to make an official approach for Roberto Martinez, a spokesperson for the Belgian Football Association has told ESPN FC.

Shaka's Power Rankings: International edition! (2:38)
Belgium 1-1 Netherlands: Honours even in Brussels (1:53)
Mertens gives Belgium early lead (0:37)
Lukaku keeps scoring goals, but should there be more? (4:59)
Belgium 2-1 Switzerland: Lukaku shines in second half (1:57)
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68dIan Holyman

Belgium, Martinez unsure of Henry future

Sources have told ESPN FC that Thierry Henry is the frontrunner for Monaco on a shortlist that also includes Marcelo Gallardo and Antonio Conte.

RankingsUEFA Nations League

Goal Difference3Tied-15th
Goals Scored9Tied-11th
Goals Conceded6Tied-31st