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NBCSN to broadcast England-Belgium in World Cup

NBCSN to broadcast England-Belgium in World Cup

The top two teams in the group will face either England or Belgium. OK, we know what they don't have - experience - but what's just around the corner for them? With that in mind, Martinez said he was unlikely to field any players who have a yellow card in case they picked up another and are disqualified from the round of 16.


Belgium in focus ahead of World Cup clash with England

Belgium in focus ahead of World Cup clash with England

Dier has played six minutes for England at the World Cup in Russian Federation, but coach Gareth Southgate confirmed the Tottenham Hotspur midfielder will start against Belgium , with both teams having booked their places in the last 16.


Lakers could send Spurs 'overwhelming' offer for Kawhi Leonard, ESPN reports

Lakers could send Spurs 'overwhelming' offer for Kawhi Leonard, ESPN reports

Thus perhaps it should not have been a surprise to see a report Wednesday indicating that James may bolt for Los Angeles and wait to see which other National Basketball Association star joins him there, quickly followed by another report claiming that the four-time MVP was "hesitant" to commit to the Lakers without assurance that the team had already landed some high-profile help.


England fans look to Belgium game after cheering Germany exit

England fans look to Belgium game after cheering Germany exit

England fan Will Tomlinson, 34, who has travelled to Russian Federation, said he hoped for an English influx as the team progressed through the tournament. Belgium and England have been two of the most impressive teams at the 2018 World Cup thus far, though they haven't exactly faced tough competition as of yet.



Senegal eliminated from World Cup over yellow cards

In Group H , Colombia defeated Senegal , 1-0, and Japan lost to Poland by the same score. They could not, and so bow out of the tournament, meaning there is no African nation in the knockouts of a World Cup for the first time in 36 years.



Belgium's Romelu Lukaku to recover from injury in time to face England

The fact that the group winners could go into the tougher half of the draw (the same half as Portugal, Uruguay, Brazil, France, and Argentina) will mean that finishing second in the group could be helpful (at least on paper) in advancing to the latter stages of the World Cup .