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2018/06/28 | 20:00| Group A| Kaliningrad Stadium, | Full Time|

As it happened: England 0-1 Belgium

2018-06-28 12:29
Last Updated at 21:14
28 Jun 22:17

That brings to an end to tonight's action and also concludes the World Cup group stage.

Thank you for joining Sport24 for the coverage of this Group G clash between England and Belgium.

Enjoy the rest of your evening.

28 Jun 22:15
28 Jun 22:14
Man of the Match: Adnan Januzaj
28 Jun 21:53

Full-Time: England 0-1 Belgium

Belgium finish as Group G winners! They're through to face Japan in the last 16.

England face Colombia.

28 Jun 21:49
91' Belgium are looking for a second after finally realising that they will win Group G and have decided to come alive now.
28 Jun 21:48
Stoppage time: As we head into the final minutes Belgium look set to finish on top of Group G
28 Jun 21:48
90' The fourth official signals 3 minutes of additional time will be played.
28 Jun 21:45
88' Mertens with a first time shot with the outside of his foot but Pickford does well to beat it away.
28 Jun 21:45
86' Rose does well to win a free-kick in a dangerous area down the left. England take it quickly but England squander the chance.
28 Jun 21:43
85' Goalscorer Adnan Januzaj is replaced by Dries Mertens.
28 Jun 21:40
82' CHANCE! The ball falls to Welbeck from a corner and his goal-bound shot is deflected behind for a corner.
28 Jun 21:39

80' England 0-1 Belgium

With ten minutes remaining Belgium currently top Group G.

28 Jun 21:35
78' Second change for England as Danny Welbeck comes on for Trent Alexander-Arnold
28 Jun 21:31
74' Belgium make a change as Vincent Kompany makes his first appearance of the World Cup as he replaces Thomas Vermaelen.
28 Jun 21:27
69' Delph hits a fierce shot on the half-volley but the Belgian defence manage to block his attempt.
28 Jun 21:25
67' Another chance for Rashford but it just skips away from him. England are starting to look more threatening.
28 Jun 21:23
65' CHANCE! Rashford is through on goal! but Courtois manages to get a touch to steer it past the far post.
28 Jun 21:23

65' As things stand Belgium top Group G

Belgium will face Japan - England will face Colombia.

28 Jun 21:10

50' Adnan Januzaj is out to spoil manager Roberto Martinez's plans as he bends a shot into the far top corner!

England 0-1 Belgium

28 Jun 21:07
50' BELGIUM!!!!!!!
28 Jun 21:02
46' We're back underway. As it stands Belgium will face Colombia and England will face Japan.
28 Jun 21:02
England make a forced change as Harry Maguire replaces the injured John Stones.
28 Jun 21:00

HT statistics |

England 0-0 Belgium

Shots: 3-9

Possession: 52%-48%

Chances created: 3-7

Passing accuracy: 86%-85%

Bookings this World Cup: 2-5

28 Jun 20:55
This has been the closest we've come to seeing a goal.
28 Jun 20:48

Half-time: England 0-0 Belgium

Belgium refusing to attack with any intent as they look to get a more favourable draw by finishing second in Group G.

28 Jun 20:43
42' Belgium really seem content with finishing second in Group G as they're just hanging onto possession without any attacking intent.
28 Jun 20:37
35' Rashford gains possession down the right flank and fins Vardy who does well to out-jump his marker but he can't keep it down.
28 Jun 20:36
34' Adnan Januzaj then goes up the other end and wins a corner for Belgium with a deflected shot.
28 Jun 20:35

33' Alexander-Arnold hits the resulting free-kick against the wall out for a corner kick.

Dier then goes close from the corner but can't direct his header on target.

28 Jun 20:33
32' Leander Dendoncker becomes the second player booked for a late lunge on Rose again.
28 Jun 20:32
30' Alexander-Arnold mishits a cross and the ball almost creeps into the far post like Ronaldinho did to England all those years ago.
28 Jun 20:31
29' Rashford goes on a run on the edge of the Belgium box and tries to play in Vardy but the defence manage to get something on it to block the pass.
28 Jun 20:28
26' Belgium go close again as Fellaini brings down a corner and hits a shot that Danny Rose manages to clear.
28 Jun 20:26
25' Belgium now starting to dominate possession as the England fans start a loud rendition of "God Save The Queen".
28 Jun 20:24
Belgium fans cheering the card.
28 Jun 20:22
20' This is how close Belgium came to taking the lead earlier in the first half.
28 Jun 20:20
19' Youri Tielemans is the first player to go into the referee's book for a late challenge on Danny Rose.
28 Jun 20:17
15' England's tactic clearly seems to be to build up play before hitting it into the channels in behind the Belgium defence for the pacey Vardy and Rashford.
28 Jun 20:15
14' England have started the brighter of the two but Belgium are now starting to come into it.
28 Jun 20:12

10' Alexander-Arnold wins a corner for the English. Rashford hits a shot that deflects behind for another corner.

England are penalised though for pushing.

28 Jun 20:10
9' CHANCE for Belgium as England fail to deal with a cross and Michy Batshuayi angles the ball toward goal but Cahill slides in to clear it off the line.
28 Jun 20:09
8' Despite making eight changes England are still holding onto the ball well
28 Jun 20:07
5' Youri Tielemans hits a dipping shot from 30-yards out that looked to be creeping in under the cross-bar but Pickford does well to palm it away.
28 Jun 20:05
4' England combine well with Rashford forcing a corner, but the linesman brings play back for offside.