World Cup 2018 Qualifiers : Belgium beats Cyprus 4-0 to qualify for 2018 World Cup

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FIFA World Cup 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018

BRUSSELS, Oct. 10, 2017 (AMP) — Russia 2018 (European Qualifiers) : Belgium defeated Cyprus by a big score of 4-0 (halftime: 1-0), in a World Cup qualifying game on Tuesday night at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels.

Eden Hazard scored dual goals

Belgium dominated the first half thanks to a goal scored by midfielder Eden Hazard in the 12th minute. Leading 1-0 at the break, the Belgians further widened their lead in the second period by scoring three times (Hazard '52, Hazard '63/penalty and Lukaku '78).

Belgium secured their ticket to the World Cup finals. Cyprus is eliminated.

Fixtures and Results : Group H

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Overview

Belgium at the World Cup

  • 12 appearances (first in 1930)
  • 20 participations in the qualifications (first in 1930)
  • Statistics: Fourth Place (1986)

Cyprus at the World Cup

  • Never qualified
  • 15 participations in the qualifications (first in 1962)
2018 World Cup Poster
Belgium
4:0
Cyprus
4:0 (1:0)
  • 10 October 2017
  • 20:45
  • Brussels

Group H

TeamPts
Belgium28
Greece19
Bosnia and Herzegovina17
Estonia11
Cyprus10
Gibraltar0

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