Who is in the England World Cup squad?

August 12, 2019 Off By idswater

Who is in the England World Cup squad?

England squad for 2014 World Cup: the 23 chosen by Roy Hodgson. Steven Gerrard will be wearing No4 for England at the 2014 World Cup.

How many goals did Belgium score in 2014 World Cup?

Tim Howard made more saves in a single game (15) than any other player in World Cup history (1966-2014). Four of Belgium’s six goals at the 2014 World Cup have been scored by substitutes. Julian Green scored with his first ever touch of the ball in the World Cup. Seven of the USA’s 17 shots against Belgium came in the second period of extra-time.

Who was the captain of Belgium in the World Cup?

Captain Marc Wilmots was notable for scoring in every match of the first round. Belgium won the decisive group match against Russia with 3–2 and in the second round they had to play against eventual champions Brazil.

Where did Belgium play in the World Cup?

Belgium’s golden generation earned the chance to live up to their billing as they reached a first World Cup quarter-final for 28 years with an extra-time win over the USA in Salvador.

Who was Belgium’s best player in the World Cup?

In the third-place match Belgium lost to France (4–2) after extra time. Captain and midfielder Jan Ceulemans and goalkeeper Jean-Marie Pfaff were the first Belgian players to be selected in the All-Star Team of a World Cup. Enzo Scifo was elected as best young player of the tournament . ( pen.) ( pen.) ( pen.)

When was the first time Belgium played in the World Cup?

Belgium have appeared in the finals tournament of the FIFA World Cup on 13 occasions, the first being at the first FIFA World Cup in 1930 where they finished in 11th place. The inaugural FIFA World Cup final was officiated by Belgian referee John Langenus .

Where did Belgium finish in the World Cup in 1994?

In the 1994 FIFA World Cup two 1–0 wins in round 1 against Morocco and the Netherlands were remarkably not enough to finish second, but Belgium advanced as they were among the best four third-placed teams. In the second round they lost to title defenders Germany (3–2).

How did Brazil win the World Cup against Belgium?

Eventually Brazil won 2–0, but Brazilian coach Luiz Felipe Scolari admitted after this match that Belgium was a tough edge and after the tournament he declared that the match against the Red Devils had been the hardest for Brazil to win. With the World Cup final still to go, the team did win the tournament’s fair-play award.