The number one football nation in FIFA rankings – Belgium will meet the number four – France for UEFA Nations League Semi Final. The match is scheduled on Friday, October 8 at 12:15 AM (IST). Both nations will be looking forward to reach the UEFA Nations League final. The Semi Final will take place in Juventus Stadium, Italy. Both Belgium and France have been disappointed by their performance at Euro 2020. However, they will try their best in Nations League which is an opportunity for them to win a silverware ahead of next year’s World Cup in Qatar. Ahead of the epic showdown, here is a look at Belgium vs France Dream11 Prediction.
UEFA Nations League Semi Final – Belgium vs France Match Details
Stage : UEFA Nations League Semi Final
Date : October 8, 2021
Time : 12:15 AM IST
Venue : Juventus Stadium, Italy
UEFA Nations League Semi Final – Belgium vs France Match Preview
France and Belgium are the two European powerhouses which are trying to compensate their disappointing campaign at Euro 2020. Roberto Martinez’s side were the leaders of League A Group 2 as they made their way to the final four. On the other hand, Didier Deschamps’s side defeated reigning champions Portugal to top spot in Group 3.
Belgium have a plenty of talented and world class players that has that have taken them to the top spot in recent years. However, the Red Devils are still waiting for a trophy to mark their domination.
After winning the 2018 World Cup, France have downgraded a little bit. Although, they were able to pass through the group of death at Euro 2020, but struggled to progress as they were shocked by Switzerland.
UEFA Nations League Semi Final – Belgium vs France Team News
There have been a lot of changes in Belgium’s squad and their old attack will not be available for this fixture. The likes of Dries Mertens, Christian Benteke and Divock Origi will play no part in the Semi Final. Dennis Praet has not been called up for Belgium due to injury. The good news for Red Devils is the return of Kevin De Bruyne.
France have also made a number of changes from their September squad. The likes of Kurt Zouma, Clement Lenglet and N’Golo Kante will miss out this month’s fixture. Kante is unavailable after returning a positive coronavirus test last month. Mbappe will line up with Griezmann and Benzema in the forward.
UEFA Nations League Semi Final – Belgium vs France Form Guide
Belgium : WWLWWW
Belgium vs France Head to Head
Belgium wins: 30
France wins: 25
UEFA Nations League Semi Final – Belgium vs France Predicted Lineups
Belgium possible starting lineup:
Courtois; Alderweireld, Boyata, Vertonghen; Castagne, Witsel, Tielemans, Carrasco; E. Hazard, De Bruyne; Lukaku
France possible starting lineup:
Lloris; Pavard, Varane, Kimpembe, Hernandez; Rabiot, Pogba, Martial; Griezmann; Mbappe, Benzema
How to watch UEFA Nations League Belgium vs France Live Streaming in India?
You can watch the live streaming of Semi Final match on Sony Sports Network. The games will also be LIVE streamed on SonyLIV app.
UEFA Nations League Semi Final – Belgium vs France Dream11 Prediction
Defenders: Raphael Varane, Alderweireld, Pavard, Vertonghen
Midfielders: Kevin De Bruyne, Alex Witsel, Paul Pogba
Forwards: Kylian Mbappe, Karim Benzema, Romelu Lukaku
Note: The above Belgium vs France Dream 11 Prediction are based on our own analysis. It does not guarantee a positive result.