Category Archives: International

Interview with Thibaut Courtois (La Dernière Heure) on Cech, Mignolet and the World Cup

Ahead of the match with Scotland, Belgian keeper Thibaut Courtois spoke to journalists from the Belgian paper La Dernière Heure. Here’s what he said about Chelsea, Peter Cech, the World Cup and Simon Mignolet. On staying at Atletico Madrid “Chelsea and José Mourinho wanted me to return to Stamford Bridge this season, either that or… Read More »

Belgium expects as Serbia arrive in Brussels

Belgium face Serbia knowing that a draw will guarantee them a place in the World Cup qualifier playoffs as they will finish second at worst. That won’t be enough for them as the team, the coach, the fans and the country are all more optimistic about success than they have ever been before. The whole… Read More »

Belgium-Macedonia: Vince back but no Mo, no Rom?

Last Friday’s results mean that it’s virtually a two-horse race for Group A of the World Cup qualifiers. Croatia easily saw off Serbia and Belgium eventually overcame Macedonia without touching the heights that fans hope they are capable of. Tonight Croatia visit Cardiff and all Belgians will be hoping that Gareth Bale can be at… Read More »

Caption contest

This picture was taken in June last year. I’ll aim to put together a prize for what the Belgofoot team feel is the funniest caption. I’ll try and find something for the first response naming the owner of the legs. Prizes won’t be big but will be Belgian-football related. Cheers John

Time for Team Belgium to deliver

Belgium go into back-to-back matches with Macedonia and the country expects. The exploits of the 10 Belgians in the Premier League have not gone unnoticed – just the opposite in fact. The Saturday night football programmes tend to start with ‘Belgians abroad’ before turning to the domestic fare. The stadium will be packed on Tuesday… Read More »