France vs Belgium - Preview, Live Match | 10 Jul 2018
France vs Belgium - Preview, Live Match | 10 Jul 2018
WORLD CUP 2018 | GRAEME SOUNESSJuly 8 2018 12:01am The Sunday Times Brilliant Belgium bound for final at expense of no-frills France Graeme Souness
10 July, 2018, 23:57
France will go into their World Cup semi-final against neighbors Belgium with a "hunger to win" and a desire to show their 1998 World Cup victor Thierry Henry that he picked the wrong side, forward Olivier Giroud said on Sunday.
Speaking ahead of Tuesday's game, Deschamps said it looked awkward for the former Arsenal goal poacher to be plotting his nation's downfall.
'He hadn't played a lot of football and to tell the truth I didn't know him.
Soccer Football - World Cup - France News Conference - France Training Camp, Istra, Russia - July 8, 2018 France's Olivier Giroud during news conference.
But Henry is neither the first nor will be the last footballer to represent one country as a player and coach another.
Martinez had predicted previous year after Belgium became the first team to qualify from the European preliminaries, that Henry would have a positive impact on the Belgian players at the tournament. "His presence, his World Cup experience, it is all a very positive influence", said defender Toby Alderweireld before the start of the tournament.
"France has always been one of the favourites to win the tournament".
"He has brought us that important element of experience", the coach said on Friday.
Many are calling this match the real final of the tournament, and, with nothing less than the world cup on the line, rivals France and Belgium will collide in the most high stakes fixture to be played in Russian Federation. Pele scored a hat-trick against France in the semi-final of that tournament, the last teen to score in the last four of the competition.
The odds suggest it could be a close game and since 1998 precious few World Cup semifinals have been won by more than one goal. Mr McLaughlin predicts England will win Wednesday's match against Croatia 2-0 with Kane scoring "at least" one of the goals.
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How to Watch France vs Belgium
France and Belgium have eliminated South America's three biggest nations, and confidence is sure to be running high in both camps. Chadli netted a dramatic stoppage-time victor in the round of 16 against Japan as Belgium came from two goals down to win 3-2.
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