GSP - Nicosia 06/09/2015 - 20:45CET (21:45 local timelocal)

Qualifying round - Group B

Cyprus - Belgium
0-1
 

Cyprus - Belgium 0-1 - 06/09/2015 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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Hazard strike secures Belgium play-off spot

Published: Sunday 6 September 2015, 22.00CET

  • Eden Hazard scores decisive goal in 86th minute
  • Belgium guaranteed play-off spot
  • Cyprus unable to avenge 5-0 defeat in earlier meeting
  • Result means Wales still need a point to qualify
  • Next games: Israel v Cyprus, Andorra v Belgium (10 October)

Belgium moved to within touching distance of a spot at UEFA EURO 2016 after securing a hard-fought 1-0 win over hosts Cyprus and consolidating their hold on second place in qualifying Group B.

 

Standings

 

Match statistics

Cyprus
Belgium

0

Goals scored

1

46

Possession (%)

54

9

Total attempts

17

2

on target

8

5

off target

8

2

blocked

1

0

against woodwork

0

5

Corners

6

2

Offsides

3

3

Yellow cards

1

0

Red Cards

0

9

Fouls committed

12

11

Fouls suffered

8

362

Passes

422

286

completed

367

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Belgium are guaranteed a play-off space and will qualify automatically if they beat Andorra in their next game.
  • Yellow Card
    90+2
    Kompany (Belgium) is shown a yellow card.
  • Goal
    86
    Hazard (Belgium) scores!
    Eden Hazard produces a moment of quality to place the ball in the bottom right corner and put Belgium ahead .
  • Substitution
    84
    Artymatas (in) - Nikolaou (out) (Cyprus)
  • Yellow Card
    73
    Economides (Cyprus) is shown a yellow card.

See also

  • SSI Err
  • SSI Err