FIFA World Cup 2022 Belgium vs Canada Report: Canada dominated the entire match. But, despite that dominance, Belgium managed to script their victory. This is because the team of this European country did not make the mistake that Canada did.
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FIFA World Cup 2022: You must have heard that proverb. One hundred goldsmiths and one blacksmith. In Group F match against Canada belgium The team emerged like the same blacksmith. Canada’s dominance was visible throughout the match. But, despite that dominance, Belgium managed to script their victory. This is because the team of this European country did not make the mistake that Canada did.
Let us tell you that from this match, the Canadian team was returning to the FIFA World Cup after 36 years. He played his last match in the Mahakumbh of football in 1986. In their comeback match of the FIFA World Cup, Canada’s game was strong but this team failed to make an impact.
Canada missed 14 shots in the first half
In the first half of the match alone, Canada fired 14 shots at the Belgian goalpost, but not a single one hit the target. Means this team missed scoring every time. The same happened with England in the year 2006, and which is also a record, when he took 17 shots at Trinidad and Tobago’s goal post but could not score a single goal.
Belgium scored in the 44th minute
The first half of the match between Canada and Belgium was about to end when a goal was seen before that. This goal was scored by Belgium. Belgium hit a total of 4 shots on the Canadian goalpost, in which it was the first success in scoring. Messi Batsui scored this goal for Belgium in the 44th minute of the match. With this goal, Belgium got a 1-0 lead.
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Goalless second half, Belgium win 1-0
The second half between Belgium and Canada remained goalless. Meaning neither of the two teams could score a goal. In this way, Belgium won the match 1-0 and got full 3 points. Let us tell you that from this match both Canada and Belgium started their campaign in FIFA World Cup 2022. That is, this tournament was the first match of both.
However, Canada had to face defeat in their first match against Belgium. Now his next two matches are against Croatia on Sunday while against Morocco on Thursday. If Canada wins those matches, then there will be chances of moving forward in the tournament.