Roberto Martinez has announced Belgium’s squad for the upcoming World Cup 2022. Belgium have to play against Canada, Morocco and Croatia at the group stage. With this start studded squad, Belgium returned to its full strength squad with the likes of Eden Hazard, De Bruyne and Lukaku. Belgium recently lost the top spot in the FIFA rankings. The current squad of Belgium is said to be the golden generation but still they have been unable to win silverware. Their best performance came in World Cup 2018 when they finished at third place. Let’s take a look at Belgium World Cup 2022 Squad.
Belgium World Cup 2022 Squad
Goalkeepers: Koen Casteels (VfL Wolfsburg), Thibaut Courtois (Real Madrid), Simon Mignolet (Club Brugge), Matz Sels (Racng Strasbourg)
Defenders: Toby Alderweireld (Royal Antwerp), Dedryck Boyata (Club Brugge), Timothy Castagne (Leicester City), Zeno Debast (Anderlecht), Jason Denayer (unattached), Wout Faes (Leicester City), Brandon Mechele (Club Brugge), Thomas Meunier (Borussia Dortmund), Arthur Theate (Stade Rennes), Jan Vertonghen (Anderlecht)
Midfielders: Yannick Carrasco (Atletico Madrid), Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City), Leander Dendoncker (Aston Villa), Thorgan Hazard (Borussia Dortmund), Dodi Lukebakio (Hertha Berlin), Alexis Saelamaekers (AC Milan), Amadou Onana (Everton), Youri Tielemans (Leicester City), Hans Vanaken (Club Brugge), Axel Witsel (Atletico Madrid)
Forwards: Michy Batshuayi (Fenerbahce), Charles De Ketelaere (AC Milan), Eden Hazard (Real Madrid), Dries Mertens (Galatasaray), Lois Openda (Racing Lens), Leandro Trossard (Brighton & Hove Albion). (Writing by Mark Gleeson in Cape Town; Editing by Toby Davis)
Belgium World Cup 2022 Group
Belgium have been placed in Group F for the 2022 World Cup alongside Canada, Morocco and Croatia .
Belgium World Cup 2022 Schedule
- Canada – 24 November
- Morocco – 27 November
- Croatia – 1 December
The Red Devils will start their 2022 World Cup campaign on November 24 against Canada. The second match is against Morocco on November 27. Their last match of group stage will be against Croatia on December 1.