• FT

    Argentina

    1

    Belgium

    0

  • FT-PENS

    Netherlands

    0 (4)

    Costa Rica

    0 (3)

FIFA WORLD CUP

Nacional, Brasília, Brazil

Attendance: 68551

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Argentina

  • Gonzalo Higuaín 8'

1 - 0

FT

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  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Argentina 1, Belgium 0.

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. Rodrigo Palacio (Argentina) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Lucas Biglia with a headed pass.

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. Axel Witsel (Belgium) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

  • 90'

    Attempt saved. Lionel Messi (Argentina) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Fernando Gago.

  • 90'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 90'

    Delay in match Enzo Pérez (Argentina) because of an injury.

  • 89'

    Hand ball by Daniel van Buyten (Belgium).

  • 88'

    Corner, Belgium. Conceded by José Basanta.

  • 87'

    José Basanta (Argentina) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 87'

    Foul by Romelu Lukaku (Belgium).

  • 86'

    Offside, Belgium. Dries Mertens tries a through ball, but Romelu Lukaku is caught offside.

  • 85'

    Corner, Belgium. Conceded by Ezequiel Garay.

  • 85'

    Attempt blocked. Kevin De Bruyne (Belgium) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Romelu Lukaku.

  • 84'

    Toby Alderweireld (Belgium) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 84'

    Foul by Rodrigo Palacio (Argentina).

  • 84'

    Offside, Belgium. Daniel van Buyten tries a through ball, but Marouane Fellaini is caught offside.

  • 83'

    Foul by Lionel Messi (Argentina).

  • 83'

    Axel Witsel (Belgium) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 82'

    Javier Mascherano (Argentina) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 82'

    Foul by Kevin De Bruyne (Belgium).

  • 81'

    Substitution, Argentina. Fernando Gago replaces Gonzalo Higuaín.

  • 79'

    Gonzalo Higuaín (Argentina) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 79'

    Foul by Axel Witsel (Belgium).

  • 77'

    Offside, Belgium. Romelu Lukaku tries a through ball, but Nacer Chadli is caught offside.

  • 77'

    Attempt blocked. Romelu Lukaku (Belgium) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Toby Alderweireld.

  • 76'

    Attempt missed. Dries Mertens (Belgium) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left from a direct free kick.

  • 75'

    Substitution, Belgium. Nacer Chadli replaces Eden Hazard.

  • 75'

    Lucas Biglia (Argentina) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 75'

    Jan Vertonghen (Belgium) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 75'

    Foul by Lucas Biglia (Argentina).

  • 74'

    Attempt blocked. Axel Witsel (Belgium) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 73'

    Marouane Fellaini (Belgium) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 73'

    Dangerous play by José Basanta (Argentina).

  • 72'

    Lucas Biglia (Argentina) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 72'

    Foul by Marouane Fellaini (Belgium).

  • 71'

    Offside, Argentina. Javier Mascherano tries a through ball, but Gonzalo Higuaín is caught offside.

  • 71'

    Substitution, Argentina. Rodrigo Palacio replaces Ezequiel Lavezzi.

  • 68'

    Toby Alderweireld (Belgium) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 68'

    Lucas Biglia (Argentina) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 68'

    Foul by Toby Alderweireld (Belgium).

  • 65'

    Foul by Lucas Biglia (Argentina).

  • 65'

    Eden Hazard (Belgium) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 64'

    Gonzalo Higuaín (Argentina) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 64'

    Foul by Toby Alderweireld (Belgium).

  • 62'

    Offside, Belgium. Dries Mertens tries a through ball, but Marouane Fellaini is caught offside.

  • 62'

    Jan Vertonghen (Belgium) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 62'

    Foul by Lucas Biglia (Argentina).

  • 61'

    Foul by Dries Mertens (Belgium).

  • 61'

    Enzo Pérez (Argentina) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 61'

    Attempt missed. Marouane Fellaini (Belgium) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Jan Vertonghen with a cross.

  • 60'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 60'

    Delay in match Ezequiel Lavezzi (Argentina) because of an injury.

  • 60'

    Substitution, Belgium. Dries Mertens replaces Kevin Mirallas.

  • 59'

    Substitution, Belgium. Romelu Lukaku replaces Divock Origi.

  • 55'

    Gonzalo Higuaín (Argentina) hits the bar with a right footed shot from the right side of the box. Assisted by Enzo Pérez.

  • 54'

    Corner, Argentina. Conceded by Thibaut Courtois.

  • 53'

    Eden Hazard (Belgium) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 53'

    Lucas Biglia (Argentina) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 53'

    Foul by Eden Hazard (Belgium).

  • 51'

    Corner, Argentina. Conceded by Daniel van Buyten.

  • 51'

    Attempt blocked. Gonzalo Higuaín (Argentina) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ezequiel Lavezzi.

  • 47'

    Gonzalo Higuaín (Argentina) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 47'

    Foul by Vincent Kompany (Belgium).

  • 45'

    Second Half begins Argentina 1, Belgium 0.

  •  

    Match ends, Argentina 1, Belgium 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Argentina 1, Belgium 0.

  • 45'

    Hand ball by Gonzalo Higuaín (Argentina).

  • 42'

    Corner, Argentina. Conceded by Vincent Kompany.

  • 42'

    Attempt missed. Kevin Mirallas (Belgium) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Jan Vertonghen with a cross.

  • 40'

    Attempt missed. Lionel Messi (Argentina) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.

  • 39'

    Lionel Messi (Argentina) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 39'

    Foul by Marouane Fellaini (Belgium).

  • 34'

    Martín Demichelis (Argentina) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 34'

    Foul by Marouane Fellaini (Belgium).

  • 33'

    Substitution, Argentina. Enzo Pérez replaces Ángel Di María because of an injury.

  • 33'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 32'

    Delay in match Ángel Di María (Argentina) because of an injury.

  • 32'

    Foul by Ezequiel Garay (Argentina).

  • 32'

    Divock Origi (Belgium) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 30'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 29'

    Delay in match Ángel Di María (Argentina) because of an injury.

  • 28'

    Attempt blocked. Ángel Di María (Argentina) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lionel Messi with a through ball.

  • 26'

    Vincent Kompany (Belgium) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 26'

    Foul by Lionel Messi (Argentina).

  • 26'

    Attempt saved. Kevin De Bruyne (Belgium) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Axel Witsel.

  • 23'

    Offside, Belgium. Vincent Kompany tries a through ball, but Divock Origi is caught offside.

  • 23'

    Offside, Belgium. Toby Alderweireld tries a through ball, but Marouane Fellaini is caught offside.

  • 19'

    Foul by Lionel Messi (Argentina).

  • 19'

    Axel Witsel (Belgium) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 18'

    Attempt missed. Vincent Kompany (Belgium) header from the left side of the six yard box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Kevin De Bruyne with a cross following a corner.

  • 17'

    Corner, Belgium. Conceded by Ezequiel Garay.

  • 16'

    Lionel Messi (Argentina) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 16'

    Foul by Marouane Fellaini (Belgium).

  • 15'

    Corner, Belgium. Conceded by José Basanta.

  • 13'

    Attempt missed. Kevin De Bruyne (Belgium) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Eden Hazard.

  • 13'

    Attempt blocked. Ezequiel Lavezzi (Argentina) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Javier Mascherano.

  • 8'

    Goal! Argentina 1, Belgium 0. Gonzalo Higuaín (Argentina) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

  • 6'

    Attempt blocked. Ángel Di María (Argentina) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Javier Mascherano.

  • 6'

    Foul by Marouane Fellaini (Belgium).

  • 6'

    Ezequiel Lavezzi (Argentina) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 4'

    Attempt blocked. Ángel Di María (Argentina) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Lucas Biglia.

  • 2'

    Foul by Javier Mascherano (Argentina).

  • 2'

    Axel Witsel (Belgium) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  •  

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

  •  

    First Half begins.

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Goal Shot Video
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  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Argentina

  • 10(7)

  • 14

  • 11

  • 51%

    49%

  • Belgium

  • 10(4)

  • 26

  • 14

Match Stats

  • Argentina
  • Belgium
10(7) Shots (on goal) 10(4)
11 Fouls 14
3 Corner kicks 4
1 Offsides 6
51% Time of Possession 49%
1 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
1 Saves 1
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