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UEFA Nations League: Belgium - Iceland Match press kits

UEFA Nations League - 2020/21 SeasonMatch press kits

BelgiumBelgiumKing Baudouin Stadium - BrusselsTuesday 8 September 2020
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Group A2 - Matchday 2
IcelandIceland
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

UEFA Nations League
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
15/11/2018GS-FTBelgium - Iceland2-0
BrusselsBatshuayi 65, 81
11/09/2018GS-FTIceland - Belgium0-3
ReykjavikE. Hazard 29 (P), R. Lukaku 31, 81
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
03/09/1977QR (GS)Belgium - Iceland4-0
BrusselsVan Binst 14, Martens 19 (P), Courant 59, Lambert 66
05/09/1976QR (GS)Iceland - Belgium0-1
ReykjavikVan Der Elst 72
1976 UEFA European Championship
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
06/09/1975PR (GS)Belgium - Iceland1-0
LiegeLambert 43
08/09/1974PR (GS)Iceland - Belgium0-2
ReykjavikVan Moer 39 (P), Teugels 87 (P)
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
22/05/1972QR (GS)Iceland - Belgium0-4
BrugesJanssens 28, Lambert 32 (P), 52 (P), Dockx 59
18/05/1972QR (GS)Belgium - Iceland4-0
LiegeVan Himst 13, Polleunis 33, 58, 90
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
04/09/1957QR (GS)Iceland - Belgium2-5
ReykjavikJonsson 1, Thordarson 85; Van Herpe 9, Willems 40, Vandenberg 65, 81, 88
05/06/1957QR (GS)Belgium - Iceland8-3
BrusselsOrlans 5, 58, Piters 10, Vandenberg 13, Mees 20, 26, Coppens 42, 43 (P); Thordarson 33, 78, Jonsson 82
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Belgium440044002200111100376
Iceland400440042002110011637

Last updated 06/09/2020 11:28CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Belgium - Squad list
League phase
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Davy Roef06/02/199426Gent - 00
12Simon Mignolet06/03/198832Club Brugge - 10
13Koen Casteels25/06/199228Wolfsburg - 00
Defenders
2Toby Alderweireld02/03/198931Tottenham - 10
3Jason Denayer28/06/199525Lyon - 11
5Jan Vertonghen24/04/198733Benfica - 10
15Thomas Meunier12/09/199128Dortmund - 00
21Timothy Castagne05/12/199524Leicester - 10
Midfielders
4Leander Dendoncker15/04/199525Wolves - 00
6Axel Witsel12/01/198931Dortmund - 10
7Kevin De Bruyne28/06/199129Man. City - 00
8Youri Tielemans07/05/199723Leicester*10
10Eden Hazard07/01/199129Real Madrid - 00
16Thorgan Hazard29/03/199327Dortmund - 10
17Hans Vanaken24/08/199228Club Brugge - 00
18Yari Verschaeren12/07/200119Anderlecht - 00
19Dennis Praet14/05/199426Leicester - 10
Forwards
9Nany Dimata01/09/199723Anderlecht - 00
11Jéremy Doku27/05/200218Anderlecht - 10
14Dries Mertens06/05/198733Napoli - 11
20Leandro Trossard04/12/199425Brighton - 10
23Michy Batshuayi02/10/199326Chelsea - 00
Coach
-Roberto Martínez13/07/197347 - 10
Iceland - Squad list
League phase
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Patrik Gunnarsson15/11/200019Brentford - 00
12Ögmundur Kristinsson19/06/198931Olympiacos - 00
13Rúnar Rúnarsson18/02/199525Dijon - 00
Defenders
2Hjörtur Hermannsson08/02/199525Brøndby - 10
3Jón Gudni Fjóluson10/04/198931 - 00
4Victor Pálsson30/04/199129Darmstadt - 10
6Hólmar Eyjólfsson06/08/199030Levski - 00
7Samúel Friðjónsson22/02/199624Paderborn - 00
14Alfons Sampsted06/04/199822Bodø/Glimt - 00
18Hördur Magnússon11/02/199327CSKA Moskva - 10
23Ari Skúlason14/05/198733Oostende - 00
Midfielders
8Birkir Bjarnason27/05/198832Brescia - 10
10Arnór Sigurdsson15/05/199921CSKA Moskva - 10
11Albert Guðmundsson15/06/199723AZ Alkmaar - 10
15Jón Dagur Þorsteinsson26/11/199821AGF - 10
16Mikael Anderson01/07/199822Midtjylland - 00
19Andri Fannar Baldursson10/01/200218Bologna - 00
20Emil Hallfredsson29/06/198436 - 10
21Arnór Ingvi Traustason30/04/199327Malmö - 10
Forwards
17Holmbert Fridjonsson19/04/199327Aalesund - 10
22Jón Dadi Bödvarsson25/05/199228Millwall - 10
Coach
-Erik Hamrén27/06/195763 - 10

Last updated 08/10/2020 15:39CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereePaweł Raczkowski (POL)
  • Assistant refereesRadosław Siejka (POL) , Adam Kupsik (POL)
  • Fourth officialPawel Gil (POL)
  • UEFA DelegatePatrick Wattebled (FRA)
  • UEFA Referee observerThomas Einwaller (AUT)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Paweł Raczkowski10/05/1983148

UEFA Nations League matches between the two teams

No such matches refereed

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
09/10/2014U19QRIcelandCroatia1-4Dugopolje
17/11/2015FRIE.GS-FTSlovakiaIceland3-1Zilina
10/10/2016WCQRGibraltarBelgium0-6Faro-Loulé

Last updated 08/10/2020 15:36CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Belgium

  • UEFA Nations League - Group stage – final tournament
    Group A2 - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Belgium1100203
    England1100103
    Iceland1001010
    Denmark1001020
    Matchday 1 (05/09/2020)
    Denmark 0-2 Belgium
    0-1 Denayer 9, 0-2 Mertens 76
    Mignolet, Alderweireld, Denayer, Vertonghen, Witsel, Tielemans (87 Doku), R. Lukaku, Carrasco (57 Praet), Mertens (80 Trossard), T. Hazard, Castagne
  • Matchday 2 (08/09/2020)
    Belgium-Iceland
  • Matchday 3 (11/10/2020)
    England-Belgium
  • Matchday 4 (14/10/2020)
    Iceland-Belgium
  • Matchday 5 (15/11/2020)
    Belgium-England
  • Matchday 6 (18/11/2020)
    Belgium-Denmark

Iceland

  • UEFA Nations League - Group stage – final tournament
    Matchday 1 (05/09/2020)
    Iceland 0-1 England
    0-1 Sterling 90+1 (P)
    Halldórsson, Hermannsson, Pálsson, Ingason, B. Bjarnason, Guðmundsson, Árnason, Þorsteinsson (66 Sigurdsson), H. Magnússon, Traustason (76 Hallfredsson), Bödvarsson (91 Fridjonsson)
  • Matchday 2 (08/09/2020)
    Belgium-Iceland
  • Matchday 3 (11/10/2020)
    Iceland-Denmark
  • Matchday 4 (14/10/2020)
    Iceland-Belgium
  • Matchday 5 (15/11/2020)
    Denmark-Iceland
  • Matchday 6 (18/11/2020)
    England-Iceland

Last updated 08/10/2020 15:29CET

Legend

Competitions

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