Belgium vs Russia, Euro 2020 Highlights.
Belgium vs Russia, Euro 2020 Highlights.(AP)

UEFA Euro 2020 Belgium vs Russia Highlights: Lukaku stars in Belgium's 3-0 win over Russia

UEFA Euro 2020 Belgium vs Russia Highlights: Romelu Lukaku scored a brace as Belgium beat Russia 3-0. Follow Highlights of Euro 2020, Belgium vs Russia.
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2021 02:25 AM IST

Belgium vs Russia, Euro 2020 Highlights: Belgium picked up an easy win over Russia in Euro 2020. Romelu Lukaku scored the third goal for Belgium, sealing the deal for his team. Thomas Meunier doubled Belgium's lead in the 34th minute. Romelu Lukaku scored in the 10th minute of the match to give Belgium an early lead in their opening contest against Euro 2020.


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  • JUN 13, 2021 02:21 AM IST

    FT: Belgium 3-0 Russia

    FULL TIME! Belgium picked up an easy 3-0 win over Russia in Euro 2020.

  • JUN 13, 2021 02:18 AM IST

    88' Belgium 3-0 Russia

    GOALLLL! Lukaku scores the deal!

  • JUN 13, 2021 02:14 AM IST

    84' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    FREE KICK! Dedoncker easily heads the ball back from the free kick. Russia getting no momentum here.

  • JUN 13, 2021 02:08 AM IST

    78' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    Eden Hazard toying with Russian defence, but he tripped over. Maybe a tad bit too much, Eden.

  • JUN 13, 2021 02:02 AM IST

    71' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    Russia are having a bit more of the ball. But they are unable to break this Belgian defence at the moment.

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:54 AM IST

    63' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    A foul on Dzyuba, who goes down to the ground, ailing. Gets his team a free kick.

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:51 AM IST

    58' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    CHANCE! Dzyuba breaks through again, runs hard, but he was checked on by Boyata.

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:46 AM IST

    54' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    CHANCE! Artem Dzyuba gets a shot going, but he missed getting it inside the back of the nets.

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:41 AM IST

    49' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    Russia have changed to 3-4-3 formation and they are looking stronger all of a sudden. But 2-0 lead is a hard one to chase down

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:37 AM IST

    46' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    Russia starts off at full swing, getting a shot away early on, but it went high and wide. Good start

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:19 AM IST

    HT: Belgium 2-0 Russia

    Thomas meunier and Romelu Lukaku give Belgium a solid 2-0 lead over Russia at half time.

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:18 AM IST

    45+2' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    CHANCE Yannick Carrasco breaks through that defence and almost hits it into the net. Just a tad bit over.

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:12 AM IST

    40' Belgium 2-0 Russia

    A penalty check going on for a challenge inside box on Meunier. Penalty check cleared -- NOT given.

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:04 AM IST

    34' GOALLLLLL! Belgium 2-0 Russia

    Thomas Meunier scores!!! A shot on target from Thorgan Hazard, pushed hard by Russian goalkeeper, the ball lands on Meunier's feet who pushed it into the back of the net with ease.

  • JUN 13, 2021 01:00 AM IST

    30' Substitution for Russia

    Russia make a forced change:

    Kuzyaev OUT

    Cheryshev IN

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:58 AM IST

    28' Substitution for Belgium

    Belgium make a forced change:

    Castagne OUT

    Meunier IN

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:55 AM IST

    25' Collision of heads

    Horrible collision of heads between Castagne and Kuzyaev. The medical staff on field

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:53 AM IST

    22' Belgium 1-0 Russia

    CHANCE! Thorgan Hazard gets a shot going but Russian goalkeeper covered him nicely, coming up big and strong to stop the shot. Belgium are all over Russia now.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:49 AM IST

    18' Belgium 1-0 Russia

    CHANCE! Romelu Lukaku runs and runs and enters the box, but it was well defended by a Russian defender. Lukaku passes it to Dekoncker who skies it high.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:45 AM IST

    14' Belgium 1-0 Russia

    CHANCE! Fernandes flies in with a header, but he hits it straight to Courtois. What a chance, perhaps best for Russia so far.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:42 AM IST

    10' GOALLLLLL! Belgium 1-0 Russia

    Belgium poor, Romelu Lukaku SUPERB! What a start to the match -- Belgium were finding it hard to get going, but just one chance to Lukaku inside the box, and that is into the nets.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:39 AM IST

    7' Belgium 0-0 Russia

    CORNER! Dzyuba wins the first corner of the night, but the cross was extremely poor. Nothing came of it. Dzyuba is DANGER.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:36 AM IST

    4' Belgium 0-0 Russia

    Russia have started with real pace. Dzyuba is looking dangerous and almost opened up player here. Dzyuba will be key.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:32 AM IST

    2' Belgium 0-0 Russia

    Early medical stoppage as Russian midfielders collide with each other while trying to stop Romelu Lukaku. Nothing dangerous though, play resumes quickly.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:28 AM IST

    KICKOFF: Belgium 0-0 Russia

    KICKOFF! The play begins between Belgium and Russia. Who will get the first goal here?

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:26 AM IST

    Time for National Anthems

    It will be Belgium National Anthem which will be followed by Russia's National Anthems.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:23 AM IST

    No Kevin de Bruyne

    Injured Kevin de Bruyne has been not named in the Belgium team for tonight. He is not even on bench.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:20 AM IST

    Dennark vs Finland --- has resumed

    Meanwhile, Denmark vs Finland match has been resumed after players from both teams requested UEFA for the match to restart.


    All prayers are with Christian Eriksen.

  • JUN 13, 2021 12:09 AM IST

    Belgium vs Russia - Stats

    • Belgium are one of only two European teams (alongside France) to have reached the quarter-finals of each of the last three major tournaments (World Cup + European Championships, reaching the last 8 at World Cup 2014, Euro 2016, World Cup 2018).


    • As the USSR, Russia won the first European Championships in 1960, beating Yugoslavia 2-1 after extra-time in the final. They have lost the subsequent three European Championships finals they have reached: 1964, 1972 and 1988.


    (Source: Sky Sports)

  • JUN 12, 2021 11:44 PM IST

    Russia starting XI

    Anton Shunin; Mario Fernandes, Semenov, Georgi Dzhikiya, Yuri Zhirkov;Barinov, Magomed Ozdoyev; Roman Zobnin, Daler Kuzyayev, Aleksandr Golovin; Artem Dzyuba

  • JUN 12, 2021 11:42 PM IST

    Euro 2020, Belgium vs Russia: Belgium playing XI

    Thibaut Courtois; Toby Alderweireld, Dedryck Boyata, Jan Vertonghen; Timothy Castagne, Leander Dendoncker, Youri Tielemans; Dries Mertens, Thorgan Hazard, Yannick Ferreira Carrasco; Romelu Lukaku

  • JUN 12, 2021 09:38 PM IST

    Euro 2020, Belgium vs Russia - LIVE!

    Hello and welcome to our live blog on Euro 2020 match between Belgium vs Russia. Can Romelu Lukaku, who is in inspiring goal-scoring form at the moment inspire Belgium to an easy win?

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