World Cup 2018 is just weeks away! The excitement is reaching fever pitch, especially as each competing country announces their final squads. Belgium’s squad will be a particularly exciting one to watch.
Coach Roberto Martinez has a pool of talented young players to choose from, including internationally acclaimed players like Eden Hazard, Kevin De Bruyne and Dries Mertens. As experts put it, Belgium has a ‘Golden Generation’ this time round and it might just be the year that they finally put up a proper fight for the World Cup title.
Here are the 23 players that will most likely make up Belgium’s international World Cup 2018 team. We will update this when Martinez makes his announcement on May 21.
|8||Vincent Kompany||Manchester City||32||Defender|
|13||Marouane Fellaini||Manchester United||23||Midfielder|
|15||Axel Witsel||Tianjin Quanjian||29||Midfielder|
|17||Nacer Chadli||West Bromwhich||29||Midfielder|
|19||Kevin De Bruyne||Manchester City||26||Midfielder|
|20||Romelu Lukaku||Manchester United||24||Forward|
|23||Laurent Depoitre||Huddersfield Town||29||Forward|
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Keep an eye out for Romelu Lukaku from Manchester United. This Belgian scoring sensation scored 11 goals in just eight qualifying games!