Data and Facts After England’s Defeat 1-0 Belgium

Belgium managed to beat England in Matchday third Group G 2018 World Cup. Here are data and facts related after the second meeting of the team.

England and Belgium have certainly advanced to the round of 16 large. The battle of both teams in Kaliningrad Stadium on Friday (29/06/2018) pm dawn, just simply to look for group winners.

As a result, Belgium came out as winners of Group G after defeating the Three Lions 1-0. Belgian winning goal scored by Adnan Januzaj in the 51st minute.

Belgium became ruler of Group G with nine points after a clean sweep of the match. England runner-up with six points, after the previous game beat Tunisia and Panama.

The following data and facts of this match, as summarized Opta:

-Belgium will meet Japan in the last 16 and England will play against Colombia.

-Adnan Januzaj has scored his first goal for Belgium, which took place in his ninth match for the senior national team.

-Belgie has been the group winner at the World Cup for three times. Previously achieved in 1982 and 2014.

-Belgia has won all 3 World Cup group stage matches in a row (also in 2014).

– England finished the World Cup group phase in runner-up position for the seventh time (1962, 1970, 1986, 1998, 2002, and 2010).

-Belgie for the first time managed to beat England in its last 12 meetings (since 1936).

-Belgia has played 21 players in one tournament for the first time in their World Cup history.

-All 10 England defeats in the World Cup group phase are gained by one goal difference.

– England lost in their last 3 World Cup matches against European teams (2-1 vs Italy vs 2014 and 4-1 vs Germany in 2010) – this is the first time they have lost 3 times in World Cup matches against European teams .