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worldcup: Belgium - Estonia Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

BelgiumBelgiumKing Baudouin Stadium - BrusselsSaturday 13 November 2021
20.45CET (20.45 local time)
Group E - Matchday 9
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
02/09/2021QR (GS)Estonia - Belgium2-5
TallinnKäit 2, Sorga 83; Vanaken 22, Lukaku 29, 52, Witsel 65, Foket 76
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
09/06/2017QR (GS)Estonia - Belgium0-2
TallinnMertens 31, Chadli 86
13/11/2016QR (GS)Belgium - Estonia8-1
BrusselsMeunier 8, Mertens 16, 68, E. Hazard 25, Carrasco 62, Klavan 64 (og), Lukaku 83, 88; Henri Anier 29
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
14/10/2009QR (GS)Estonia - Belgium2-0
TallinnPiiroja 30, Vassiljev 67
06/09/2008QR (GS)Belgium - Estonia3-2
LiegeSonck 39, 80, Defour 75; Zenjov 57, Oper 90+2
UEFA EURO 2004
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
11/10/2003PR (GS)Belgium - Estonia2-0
LiegePiiroja 44 (og), Buffel 60
16/10/2002PR (GS)Estonia - Belgium0-1
TallinnSonck 2
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Belgium33004301----7601217
Estonia41033003----7106721

Last updated 12/11/2021 14:37CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Belgium - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Thibaut Courtois11/05/199229Real Madrid - 400093-
12Simon Mignolet06/03/198833Club Brugge - 100031-
13Koen Casteels25/06/199229Wolfsburg - 10002-
Defenders
2Arthur Theate25/05/200021Bologna - 0000--
3Jason Denayer28/06/199526Lyon - 6000321
4Dedryck Boyata28/11/199030Hertha - 300027-
5Jan Vertonghen24/04/198734Benfica - 40001339
15Thomas Meunier12/09/199130Dortmund - 2000528
21Timothy Castagne05/12/199525Leicester*4000192
Midfielders
6Axel Witsel12/01/198932Dortmund*210011711
7Kevin De Bruyne28/06/199130Man. City - 21008622
8Hans Vanaken24/08/199229Club Brugge - 3300153
11Yannick Carrasco04/09/199328Atlético - 2000537
16Thorgan Hazard29/03/199328Dortmund*2100398
19Leander Dendoncker15/04/199526Wolves - 600023-
22Alexis Saelemaekers27/06/199922Milan*310051
23Albert Sambi Lokonga22/10/199922Arsenal - 10001-
Forwards
9Leandro Trossard04/12/199426Brighton - 6200132
10Eden Hazard07/01/199130Real Madrid - 310011433
14Dries Mertens06/05/198734Napoli - 200010221
17Divock Origi18/04/199526Liverpool - 0000293
18Charles De Ketelaere10/03/200120Club Brugge - 000021
20Christian Benteke03/12/199030Crystal Palace - 31004216
Coach
-Roberto Martínez13/07/197348 - 600066-
Estonia - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Mihkel Aksalu07/11/198437Paide - 100046-
12Karl Andre Vallner28/02/199823Levadia - 0000--
22Matvei Igonen02/10/199625Flora - 10007-
Defenders
2Henrik Pürg03/06/199625Flora*20005-
3Artur Pikk05/03/199328RFS*3000451
4Maksim Paskotši19/01/200318Tottenham*50009-
5Vladislav Kreida25/09/199922Helsingborg - 300016-
6Marco Lukka04/12/199624Flora - 10002-
16Joonas Tamm02/02/199229Vorskla*3000373
18Karol Mets16/05/199328CSKA 1948 - 400070-
23Taijo Teniste31/01/198833Tammeka - 200084-
Midfielders
7Sander Puri07/05/198833Legion*4000814
11Henrik Ojamaa20/05/199130Flora - 200047-
13Markus Soomets02/03/200021Flora - 00003-
14Konstantin Vassiljev16/08/198437Flora - 500013225
19Vlasiy Sinyavskiy27/11/199624Karviná - 400013-
20Markus Poom27/02/199922Flora - 40008-
21Martin Miller25/09/199724Flora - 00009-
Forwards
8Henri Anier17/12/199030Paide - 53006813
9Erik Sorga08/07/199922VVV - 4200133
10Sergei Zenjov20/04/198932Flora - 31009014
15Rauno Sappinen23/01/199625Flora - 4100378
17Robert Kirss03/09/199427Levadia - 30005-
Coach
-Thomas Häberli11/04/197447 - 40008-

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Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeHalil Umut Meler (TUR)
  • Assistant refereesMustafa Eyisoy (TUR) , Ibrahim Çaglar Uyarcan (TUR)
  • Video Assistant RefereeMete Kalkavan (TUR)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeAbdulkadir Bitigen (TUR)
  • Fourth officialÜmit Öztürk (TUR)
  • UEFA DelegateKazimierz Oleszek (POL)
  • UEFA Referee observerStavros Tritsonis (GRE)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Halil Umut Meler01/08/1986244

Halil Umut Meler

Referee since: 2004
First division: 2015
FIFA badge: 2017

Tournaments: 2018 UEFA European Under-17 Championship

Finals
2018 UEFA European Under-17 Championship

FIFA Wold Cup matches involving teams from the two countries involved in this match

No such matches refereed

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

No such matches refereed

Last updated 12/11/2021 14:35CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Belgium

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group E - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Belgium651021416
    Wales63218711
    Czech Republic732212911
    Estonia61148164
    Belarus71066193
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Belgium 3-1 Wales
    0-1 Wilson 10, 1-1 De Bruyne 22, 2-1 T. Hazard 28, 3-1 Lukaku 73 (P)
    Courtois, Alderweireld, Vermaelen (46 Denayer), Vertonghen, Dendoncker, De Bruyne, Tielemans, Lukaku, T. Hazard (83 Castagne), Mertens (92 Trossard), Meunier
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Czech Republic 1-1 Belgium
    1-0 Provod 50, 1-1 Lukaku 60
    Courtois, Alderweireld, Denayer, Vertonghen, Dendoncker, De Bruyne, Tielemans, Lukaku, Mertens (56 Trossard), Castagne, Chadli (56 Foket)
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Belgium 8-0 Belarus
    1-0 Batshuayi 14, 2-0 Vanaken 17, 3-0 Trossard 38, 4-0 Doku 42, 5-0 Praet 49, 6-0 Benteke 70, 7-0 Trossard 74, 8-0 Vanaken 89
    Mignolet, Alderweireld, Denayer (46 Boyata), Vertonghen (64 Dendoncker), T. Hazard, Trossard, Meunier, Vanaken, Praet (71 Tielemans), Doku (77 Januzaj), Batshuayi (64 Benteke)
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Estonia 2-5 Belgium
    1-0 Käit 2, 1-1 Vanaken 22, 1-2 Lukaku 29, 1-3 Lukaku 52, 1-4 Witsel 65, 1-5 Foket 76, 2-5 Sorga 83
    Courtois, Alderweireld (83 Dendoncker), Denayer, Boyata, Witsel, Trossard, Lukaku (74 Benteke), E. Hazard (74 Sambi Lokonga), Carrasco (83 Lukebakio), Saelemaekers (66 Foket), Vanaken
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Belgium 3-0 Czech Republic
    1-0 Lukaku 8, 2-0 E. Hazard 41, 3-0 Saelemaekers 65
    Courtois, Alderweireld, Denayer, Vertonghen, Witsel, Tielemans (81 Dendoncker), Lukaku (81 Batshuayi), E. Hazard (73 Trossard), Carrasco (57 Saelemaekers), Vanaken (81 Lukebakio), Castagne
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Belarus 0-1 Belgium
    0-1 Praet 33
    Casteels, Alderweireld, Denayer, Boyata, Trossard (60 E. Hazard), Tielemans, Lukebakio (76 Benteke), Saelemaekers (84 Foket), Praet, Castagne, Batshuayi (84 Dendoncker)
  • Matchday 9 (13/11/2021)
    Belgium-Estonia
  • Matchday 10 (16/11/2021)
    Wales-Belgium

Estonia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Estonia 2-6 Czech Republic
    1-0 Sappinen 12, 1-1 Schick 18, 1-2 Barák 27, 1-3 Souček 32, 1-4 Souček 43, 1-5 Souček 48, 1-6 Jankto 56, 2-6 Henri Anier 86
    Aksalu, Paskotši, Antonov (74 S. Puri), Õigus, Lilander, Vassiljev (74 Henri Anier), Sappinen (88 Roosnupp), Pürg, Alliku (74 Kirss), Poom, Vaštšuk (82 Frolov)
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Belarus 4-2 Estonia
    0-1 Henri Anier 31, 1-1 Lisakovich 45 (P) , 1-2 Henri Anier 55, 2-2 Kendysh 64, 3-2 Savitski 81, 4-2 Lisakovich 83
    Igonen, Kuusk, Paskotši (87 Kirss), Henri Anier, Lilander, Vassiljev, Sappinen (79 S. Puri), Pürg, Alliku (62 Õigus), Poom, Vaštšuk
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Estonia 2-5 Belgium
    1-0 Käit 2, 1-1 Vanaken 22, 1-2 Lukaku 29, 1-3 Lukaku 52, 1-4 Witsel 65, 1-5 Foket 76, 2-5 Sorga 83
    Hein, Kuusk, Pikk (69 Kallaste), Käit, Kreida, S. Puri (80 Lilander), Henri Anier (80 Sinyavskiy), Vassiljev (86 Zenjov), Sappinen (69 Sorga), Tamm, Mets
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Wales 0-0 Estonia
    Hein, Kuusk, Pikk, Käit, Kreida (86 Poom), S. Puri (30 Lilander), Henri Anier (71 Sinyavskiy), Vassiljev, Sappinen (71 Sorga), Paskotši (86 Lukka), Mets
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Estonia 2-0 Belarus
    1-0 Sorga 58, 2-0 Zenjov 90+3
    Hein, Kuusk, Käit, Kreida, Sinyavskiy (80 Teniste), Henri Anier (80 Ojamaa), Sorga (69 Zenjov), Vassiljev, Paskotši (87 Kallaste), Tamm, Mets
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Estonia 0-1 Wales
    0-1 Moore 12
    Hein, Kuusk, Pikk (57 Sinyavskiy), Käit (82 Kallaste), Sorga (82 Kirss), Zenjov (82 Vaštšuk), Paskotši, Tamm, Mets, Poom, Teniste (75 Ojamaa)
  • Matchday 9 (13/11/2021)
    Belgium-Estonia
  • Matchday 10 (16/11/2021)
    Czech Republic-Estonia

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Legend

Competitions

Club competitions
  • UCL: UEFA Champions League
  • ECCC: European Champion Clubs' Cup
  • UEL: UEFA Europa League
  • UCUP: UEFA Cup
  • UCWC: UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • SCUP: UEFA Super Cup
  • UIC: UEFA Intertoto Cup
  • ICF: Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
National team competitions
  • EURO: UEFA European Football Championship
  • WC: FIFA World Cup
  • CONFCUP: FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FRIE: Friendly internationals
  • U21FRIE: Under-21 friendly internationals
  • U21: UEFA European Under-21 Championship
  • U17: UEFA Under-17 Championship
  • U16: UEFA European Under-16 Championship
  • U19: UEFA Under-19 Championship
  • U18: UEFA European Under-18 Championship
  • WWC: FIFA Women's World Cup
  • WEURO: UEFA European Women's Championship

Other abbreviations

  • (aet): After extra time
  • pens: Penalties
  • No.: Number
  • og: Own goal
  • ag: Match decided on away goals
  • P: Penalty
  • agg: Aggregate
  • Pld: Matches played
  • AP: Appearances
  • Pos.: Position
  • Comp.: Competition
  • Pts: Points
  • D: Drawn
  • R: Sent off (straight red card)
  • DoB: Date of birth
  • Res.: Result
  • ET: Extra Time
  • sg: Match decided by silver goal
  • GA: Goals against
  • t: Match decided by toss of a coin
  • GF: Goals for
  • W: Won
  • gg: Match decided by golden goal
  • Y: Booked
  • L: Lost
  • Y/R: Sent off (two yellow cards)
  • Nat.: Nationality
  • N/A: Not applicable

Statistics

  • -: Denotes player substituted
  • +: Denotes player introduced
  • *: Denotes player sent off
  • +/-: Denotes player introduced and substituted

Squad list

  • D: Disciplinary
  • *: Misses next match if booked
  • S: Suspended
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