Kriralok Desk: Belgium beat Poland 6-1 in the UEFA Nations League. Kevin de Bruyne’s side dominated the entire match on Wednesday night with 66 percent of the ball in possession.
In the previous match, Belgium lost 4-1 to Netherlands. In the second match, where the team was determined to turn around, the team digested the goal from the beginning. However, the Belgians regained their composure and scored 6 goals in the Polish net. With a great 6-1 victory, the team kept alive the possibility of playing in the knockout stage of the UEFA Nations League.
In the 28th minute of the Group A match played on Belgian soil, Poland took the lead with a great finish by Robert Lewandowski. However, the happy memories of the team in the match only until then.
Shortly before the break, Belgium scored on a long-range shot from Axel Witsell. Equality back in the match. The two teams went to the break in a 1-1 draw.
The pace of the match changed after the break. Kevin de Bruyne’s goal in the 59th minute gave the hosts a 2-1 lead. Leandro Trosard’s goal in the 73rd minute increased the lead. After seven minutes, Trosard put an end to all hopes of returning to Poland by scoring another goal with his great curved shot.
Leander Dendoncker scored from 30 yards out in the 83rd minute. After that, Lois Appender made his debut as a substitute. He scored a goal within 4 minutes of coming to the field. Belgium defeated Poland 6-1.
In another Group A match of the day, the Netherlands will face Welsh. In the 50th minute of that match, the Dutch went ahead with the goal of Teun Koopmeiners. However, in the added time, Welsh raised hopes of a draw by equalizing with a goal by Rhys Norrington-Davies. He loses hope after a couple of minutes. The Dutch left the field with a 2-1 victory in the last minute thanks to a goal from Wout Weghorst.
After these two matches, the Netherlands topped Group A. With two wins in two matches, the team gained 6 points. Belgium has two points with one win and one loss. Despite receiving the same three points, Poland are three points behind in the list. And Welsh is at the bottom of the table with a blank notebook.