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Match summary

Belgium edge USA in thriller

After a goalless but enrapturing 90 minutes, Belgium emerged 2-1 winners over USA to book a quarter-final tie against Argentina.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"Tonight we’ve seen a forward-thinking Belgium team. We had 27 shots on goal, the first came after the second minute and we didn’t stop attacking for the remaining 118 minutes," Marc Wilmots, Belgium coach.

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19:31
The referee blows for the end of the second period of extra time.
19:31
120'+CHADLI (Belgium) illegally handles the ball.
19:30
120'YEDLIN (USA) sees an effort go off target.
19:29
119'FELLAINI (Belgium) commits a foul.
19:28
118'MIRALLAS (Belgium) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on BEASLEY (USA).
19:27
118'JONES (USA) sees an effort go off target.
19:26
117'MIRALLAS (Belgium) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on BEASLEY (USA).
19:26
116'GONZALEZ (USA) is penalised after committing a foul.
19:23
114'COURTOIS (Belgium) blocks the shot.
19:23
114'DEMPSEY (USA) sees his effort hit the target.
19:23
113'CHADLI (Belgium) commits a foul.
19:22
113'KOMPANY (Belgium) blocks the shot.
19:22
113'JONES (USA) sees his effort hit the target.
19:22
112'MIRALLAS (Belgium) commits a foul.
19:22
112'MIRALLAS (Belgium) swings in the corner.

Man of the Match

USAUSA
Goalkeeper

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Line-ups

Belgium
BelgiumBEL
USA
USAUSA
(GK)
(GK)
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
(C)
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
(C)
11
105'+2
111'
13
Misses next match if booked
60'
19
72'
17
91'
32'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
12
(GK)
13
(GK)
(GK)
32'
91'
60'
16
Not eligible to play
14
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
16
105'+2
Injured
22
111'
72'
23
CoachCoach
Marc WILMOTS (BEL)Juergen KLINSMANN (GER)

Match Facts

Salvador

When the Portuguese crown first decided to carry out the endeavour of colonising Brazil, the first urban area to be settled in was Salvador, which was established on 29 March 1549.

Arena Fonte Nova

  • Stadium nameArena Fonte Nova
  • CitySalvador
  • Year constructed1951
  • Overall capacity51900

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 26° CTemperature
  • 10 m/sWind
  • 82 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Djamel HAIMOUDI
    Algeria
    AlgeriaALG
  • Assistant Referee 1: Redouane ACHIK (MAR)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Abdelhak ETCHIALI (ALG)
  • Fourth official: Norbert HAUATA (TAH)