9/7/2018 Reuters

Brilliant Belgium hand Scotland historic defeat

Belgium handed error-prone Scotland their biggest home defeat in over 45 years as they coasted to a 4-0 friendly win helped by Michy Batshuayi.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 28
    • Romelu Lukaku Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: Steven Naismith | Off: Leigh Griffiths
  • 45
    • On: Thomas Vermaelen | Off: Vincent Kompany
  • 45
    • On: Yannick Carrasco | Off: Dries Mertens
  • 46
    • On: Michy Batshuayi | Off: Romelu Lukaku
  • 46
    • On: Yannick Carrasco | Off: Dries Mertens
  • 46
    • On: Thomas Meunier | Off: Timothy Castagne
  • 46
    • Eden Hazard Goal
  • 52
    • Michy Batshuayi Goal
  • 53
    • On: Robert Snodgrass | Off: Kevin McDonald
  • 53
    • On: Ryan Jack | Off: Stuart Armstrong
  • 56
    • On: Hans Vanaken | Off: Eden Hazard
  • 60
    • Michy Batshuayi Goal
  • 68
    • On: Stephen O'Donnell | Off: Charlie Mulgrew
  • 68
    • On: Johnny Russell | Off: Callum McGregor
  • 73
    • On: Graeme Shinnie | Off: John McGinn
  • 85
    • On: Birger Verstraete | Off: Mousa Dembélé
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Scotland Logo Scotland SCO Belgium BEL Belgium Logo
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SCO
3-4-2-1
  • 1Gordon
  • 6Tierney
  • 5Mulgrew
    On: Stephen O'Donnell | Off: Charlie Mulgrew
  • 4Soutattar
  • 3Robertson
  • 8McDonald
    On: Robert Snodgrass | Off: Kevin McDonald
  • 7McGinn
    On: Graeme Shinnie | Off: John McGinn
  • 2Fraser
  • 11Armstrong
    On: Ryan Jack | Off: Stuart Armstrong
  • 10McGregor
    On: Johnny Russell | Off: Callum McGregor
  • 9Griffiths
    On: Steven Naismith | Off: Leigh Griffiths
No. Name
1 Craig Gordon
Saves 3
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Charlie Mulgrew
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
68' 22  Stephen O'Donnell
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Kieran Tierney
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Jon Soutattar
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Kevin McDonald
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
53' 16  Robert Snodgrass
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
7 John McGinn
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 4 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
73' 20  Graeme Shinnie
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Andrew Robertson
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Ryan Fraser
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Leigh Griffiths
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
45' 14  Steven Naismith
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Stuart Armstrong
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
53' 18  Ryan Jack
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Callum McGregor
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
68' 17  Johnny Russell
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
12 Allan McGregor
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
15 James Forrest
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Jordan Archer
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
13 Callum Paterson
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Scott McTominay
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Hampden Park
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    COVERAGE: ESPN+
  • ATTENDANCE: 20,196

Match Commentary

90'+4' Match ends, Scotland 0, Belgium 4.
90'+4' Second Half ends, Scotland 0, Belgium 4.
90'+3' Attempt missed. Ryan Fraser (Scotland) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Steven Naismith.

Match Stats

SCO
BEL

Possession

37% 63%

Shots (on Goal)

8 (5)
15 (7)
SCO BEL
7 Fouls 7
0 Yellow Cards 0
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 1
1 Corner Kicks 3
3 Saves 5

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