Thorgan Hazard scored a screamer as Belgium edged out European Champions Portugal by 1-0 in the Euros2020 round of 16, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report
Just one goal separated both Nations in the first half of the encounter which provided so much quality from the players going forward.
Belgium was the better side as the match progressed in the early stages which saw opportunities being created by the as they bossed possession.
Portugal was behind but managed to make some threatening run going forward with hopes of them taking the lead against the Red Devils.
Thorgan Hazard broke the deadlock in the 42nd minute after an amazing long-range stunning strike to make it 1-0 which came through an assist from Thomas Meunier.
The first half of the encounter ended with Belgium 1-0 Portugal as they both headed for the break with an advantage over to the Red Devils.
Second Half Report
More coming as the second half progressed with the Portuguese moving the ball around to make sure they get things back on level terms.
Portugal had to make some substitution in the second half which saw them bringing on Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandes and some other players.
It didn’t work out for the away side as Belgium did everything possible to keep them out from getting the equalizer which they needed badly.
Nothing to talk about as the game carried on with yellow cards being shown around to player from the two sides in an encounter which was very keenly contested.
Injury blow for the Belgians are Kevin de Bruyne was taken off after a bad tackle on him which resulted in chaos amongst players from both Nations.
Both teams had so much to do until the match ended with Belgium 1-0 Portugal which saw the holding Champion crashing out of the Tournament they don last time.
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