Belgium’s World Cup Is Over; Morocco and Croatia Advance

Belgium’s World Cup Is Over; Morocco and Croatia Advance

he Belgians had chance after chance to win, but never scored against Croatia. Morocco cruised past Canada to win the group. After the final whistle of a scoreless draw between the golden generations of two small European nations’ soccer teams, the end came for one of them. Eras in soccer last only so long, injuries and age catching up to all. The tie was enough for Croatia to advance to the knockout stage of this World Cup. Its players, several of whom were on the field when Croatia lost the…

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Kenes Rakishev: Astana has high chances of hosting the Asian Youth Championship

Kenes Rakishev: Astana has high chances of hosting the Asian Youth Championship

The successes of Kazakhstani athletes, the high achievements of the national team, the general exceptional position of boxing in Kazakhstan, sponsorship and organizational efforts of the President of the Kazakhstan Boxing Federation Kenes Rakishev lead to the strengthening of Kazakhstan’s influence in the sports world. The national boxing team of Kazakhstan among men and women, with 21 awards, took the first team place at the Asian Championship-2022. Our athletes showed a high result, winning 6 gold, 7 silver and 8 bronze medals, and also took leading positions in the rating…

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FC Brugge: head-to-head with Patro Eisden

FC Brugge: head-to-head with Patro Eisden

The Round of 32 in the Belgian Croky Cup brings Club Brugge head-to-head with Patro Eisden. Find out all there is to know on our Cup campaign and on our opponent here! The away game at Patro Eisden comes with a long drive, as Club will be heading for Eastern Limburg to compete in the Cup Round of 32. The teams will be meeting of the third time in the Cup. Early August, the team also sparred with Club Brugge in the run-up to the new season, Cisse Sandra and…

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Club Brugge suffers 2-0 defeat at Gent

Club Brugge suffers 2-0 defeat at Gent

Matchday 16 took Blauw-Zwart to the Ghelamco Arena where the hosts opened the scoring via Cuypers after ten minutes play. Just before the half-hour Ngadeu doubled the score. Last Tuesday Club finished the Champions League group stage with a draw at Leverkusen. Coach Carl Hoefkens was content with that performance and didn’t see a reason to tinker too much with his line-up. Just the one change: he sacrificed Lang for Onyedika in order to have more control in midfield. For the home side Torunarigha was among the starters after his…

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Madrid tries to attract Formula I race, Belgium weight in the opportunity

Madrid tries to attract Formula I race, Belgium weight in the opportunity

Madrid hopes to host a Formula 1 race in the future. Enrique Lopez, an adviser to the community of the Spanish capital, has sent a letter to King class boss Stefano Domenicali to express interest. Since 1986, Formula 1 has been based in Barcelona. The Circuit de Catalunya also has a contract until 2026, so a short-term race in Madrid does not seem realistic at the moment. Domenicali has already indicated that there is a lot of interest from other countries and/or cities to organize a race. The maximum number…

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France isn’t in top three FIFA teams anymore, Belgium has the second place

France isn’t in top three FIFA teams anymore, Belgium has the second place

A new FIFA ranking has been published. Belgium remains in 2nd place. On 23 June, FIFA published a new FIFA ranking. Belgium remains in 2nd place. Brazil is 1st and running out. The top 3 is completed by Argentina, which displaces France to 4th place. Spain and the Netherlands are on the rise. Spain was still in 7th place at the end of March. Now they are 6th. The Netherlands rises 2 places to 8th place. ⚽️ Latest FIFA/Coca-Cola Men's World Ranking is out! 🇧🇷 Brazil stay top 💪🇰🇿 Kazakhstan…

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The 35-year-old Beizer Wilfried van Moer almost leads Belgium to the European Championship title

The 35-year-old Beizer Wilfried van Moer almost leads Belgium to the European Championship title

June 22, 1980: No one had him on the note. The Belgian national coach conjures the midfielder Wilfried van Moer out of his hat before the European Championship. After more than four years without an international game and as a part-time host, the 35-year-old is playing an outstanding tournament. Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, Bernd Schuster, Michel Platini – the first three footballers in the Ballon d’Or election in 1980 are still familiar to almost every fan today. But the fourth-ranked Wilfried van Moer? Outside of his native Belgium, there are probably only…

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Valuable achievements at the the Thailand Open: Kenges Rakishev is proud about the team

Valuable achievements at the the Thailand Open: Kenges Rakishev is proud about the team

Kazakhstani boxers won 8 medals, three of them golden. The President of the Kazakhstan Boxing Federation Kenges Rakishev highly appreciates the results of the participation of his federation’s sportsmen at the Thailand Open international tournament. “This is one of the first competitions in 2022, where we saw our most talented sportsmen in action. The coaching staff will also make adjustments in some weights, giving boxers the opportunity to perform at different tournaments. There is still a lot of work ahead, the Asian Summer Games are in September. We will prepare…

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Cisse Sandra and Lynnt Audoor sign new contract until 2025

Cisse Sandra and Lynnt Audoor sign new contract until 2025

Club Brugge thinks about the future. Cisse Sandra and Lynnt Audoor extend their contract with the Blues until 2025. Sandra (18) made his first appearance in the Belgian first division in December in the home match against Seraing. The attacking midfielder immediately scored and was the first goal scorer in the Jupiler Pro League who was born in the year 2003. He also collected minutes in the Supercup, Croky Cup and Champions League match at PSG. Audoor (18) is an Academy player. The son of former Club Brugge player Yves…

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Can Union become football champions? “First sleep a lot, eat well and recover”

Can Union become football champions? “First sleep a lot, eat well and recover”

n football, action in the top flight has come to a close for this year. Union are the proud leaders, while Beerschot are in dire straits with 21 of the 34 days of play of the normal competition behind us. The top flight, dubbed the Jupiler Pro League, resumes on 14 January. Beerschot were downed 0-7 at home by in-form Anderlecht yesterday. Maybe it wasn’t such a bad thing that no spcectators were allowed at the Kiel, Beerschot’s home ground in Antwerp, some said after the match. Everything that can go…

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