Alexis Sanchez reveals why he wants Belgium to win World Cup

Alexis Sanchez reveals why he wants Belgium to win World Cup

Interestingly, the Samba Boys have not been prolific in attack yet boast one of the stingiest defences at this year's World Cup.

Man of the match, Neymar, scored the first goal for the Selecao while substitute, Firmino, extended the lead to keep alive their dreams of winning their sixth World Cup title.

Honda, who scored 37 times in 98 appearances for his country, was used as an impact player off the bench in his third World Cup and had a couple of chances to grab a victor for Japan before the dramatic denouement.

The Japanese national football team's dressing room was spotless after they left.

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Japan faced off against Belgium in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match at Rostov Arena on in Rostov-on-Don, Russia on Monday.

Belgium came back from 2-0 down to win 3-2 against Japan in Rostov, Nacer Chadli scoring the victor with virtually the last kick of the game after a brilliant run and pass from Kevin De Bruyne in the build-up.

Belgium face Japan in the last-16 with a potential tie against Brazil in the quarter-finals.

Hazard was among the nine changes made by Roberto Martinez for their last match, while Gareth Southgate similarly rested eight players, with both teams having already qualified for the knockout stages. "The players deserve to come home with their heads held high". "We were leading and we were going to win, but I didn't expect this reversal of the result".

That's why we love the World Cup right there.

Meanwhile, Spanish club Real Betis will feel vindicated for their signing of Japan's breakout star Takashi Inui. "We know we have quality and collectiveness to beat them, but we also know that it will not be easy".

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