BELGIUM take on underdogs Canada in their very first match-up at the Qatar World Cup in November.
The Canadians finished top of the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying group, two places above big rivals USA.Belgium’s team of superstars are still yet to win a major trophy[/caption] Canada topped their World Cup qualifying group earlier this year[/caption]
And now they’ll be looking to put in some big performances in the Middle East, having not competed in the World Cup since 1986.
Belgium have had quite the team of superstars at their disrection over the past decade but have yet to put it altogether at a major tournament.
The likes of Kevin de Bruyne, Romelu Lukaku and Thibaut Courtois are all still hoping to win a big trophy for their country.
In Russia four years ago, Belgium were knocked out of the tournament by France in the semi-finals, before beating England 2-0 in the third-place playoff.
When is Belgium vs Canada?
- Belgium’s clash with Canada will take place on Wednesday, November 23.
- The game will get going from 7pm UK time.
- Belgium vs Canada will be held at the Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan.
- The two sides have played once before in 1989 and the game finished 2-0 to Belgium.
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What TV channel is it and can it be live streamed?
- Belgium vs Canada will be shown live on BBC One in the UK.
- You can live stream the action from the BBC iPlayer, which is available for download onto your mobile or tablet device.
Can I watch for FREE?
Yes, the game is available to watch for FREE in the UK, so long as you have a TV licence.