• FIFA World Cup
  • Date: Tue 17 June 2014
  • Kick-off: 17:00
  • Venue: Estadio Mineirao
Belgium

Belgium

Fellaini 69"

Mertens 79"

2 - 1
Algeria

Algeria

Feghouli 24" (P)

Belgium vs Algeria


Team Lineups

Belgium

1 Courtois
2 Alderweireld
4 Kompany
15 Van Buyten
5 Vertonghen
6 Witsel
19 Dembele
22 Chadli
7 De Bruyne
10 Hazard
9 Lukaku
Substitutes
12 Mignolet
3 Vermaelen
8 Fellaini69"
11 Mirallas
14 Mertens79"
16 Defour
17 Origi
18 Lombaerts
20 Januzaj
21 Vanden Borre
23 Ciman
13 Bossut

Algeria

23 M'Bolhi
5 Halliche
2 Bougherra
12 Medjani
3 Ghoulam
14 Bentaleb
22 Mostefa
19 Taider
21 Mahrez
15 Soudani
10 Feghouli24"24"
Substitutes
1 Si Mohamed
4 Belkalem
6 Mesbah
7 Yebda
8 Lacen
9 Ghilas
11 Brahimi
13 Slimani
17 Cadamuro
18 Djabou
20 Mandi
16 Zemmamouche

Possession Stats

54%
46%

Form Guide - FIFA World Cup

Belgium

W W W W L

Algeria

L W D L

Live Text Commentary
92:13 +2.13
 

Foul by Axel Witsel on Nabil Bentaleb, free kick awarded. Nabil Bentaleb restarts play with the free kick.

91:57 +1.57
 

Short corner taken by Kevin De Bruyne from the right by-line.

Full time
 

The referee ends the match.

90:39 +0.39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Axel Witsel by Nabil Ghilas. Vincent Kompany takes the free kick.

90:24 +0.24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dries Mertens on Faouzi Ghoulam. Free kick taken by Faouzi Ghoulam.

89:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Islam Slimani on Jan Vertonghen. Free kick taken by Marouane Fellaini.

88:53
 

Madjid Bougherra fouled by Divock Origi, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Madjid Bougherra.

87:37
 

The referee blows for offside against Marouane Fellaini. Free kick taken by Rais M'Bolhi.

85:28
 

Mehdi Mostefa fouled by Marouane Fellaini, the ref awards a free kick. Madjid Bougherra takes the free kick.

84:47
 

Eden Hazard fouled by Nabil Bentaleb, the ref awards a free kick. Dries Mertens crosses the ball in from the free kick. Faouzi Ghoulam manages to make a clearance.

84:20
 

Toby Alderweireld crosses the ball.

83:46
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Dries Mertens. Clearance by Mehdi Mostefa.

83:23
Substitution
 

Nabil Ghilas joins the action as a substitute, replacing Carl Medjani.

83:00
 

Marouane Fellaini takes a shot. Fine finger tip save by Rais M'Bolhi.

81:47
 

Unfair challenge on Eden Hazard by Mehdi Mostefa results in a free kick. Kevin De Bruyne restarts play with the free kick.

79:19
Goal
 

Dries Mertens slots the ball right footed into the goal. Belgium 2-1 Algeria.The assist for the goal came from Eden Hazard.

78:20
 

Mehdi Lacen fouled by Dries Mertens, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Rais M'Bolhi.

77:55
 

Kevin De Bruyne has an effort at goal. Saphir Taider gets a block in.

75:20
 

Marouane Fellaini challenges Carl Medjani unfairly and gives away a free kick. Carl Medjani takes the free kick.

74:41
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Marouane Fellaini. Rais M'Bolhi takes the free kick.

74:36
 

Kevin De Bruyne produces a cross.

74:16
 

The ball is crossed by Jan Vertonghen. Madjid Bougherra manages to make a clearance.

72:51
 

Corner taken by Dries Mertens from the right by-line. Header by Daniel Van Buyten goes harmlessly over the bar.

71:45
 

Foul by Islam Slimani on Kevin De Bruyne, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Vincent Kompany.

71:00
Substitution
 

Mehdi Lacen comes on in place of Riyad Mahrez.

69:47
Goal
 

Kevin De Bruyne delivers the ball. Marouane Fellaini scores. Belgium 1-1 Algeria.Kevin De Bruyne provided the assist for the goal.

69:21
 

The ball is crossed by Kevin De Bruyne.

67:51
 

Kevin De Bruyne sends in a cross. Rais M'Bolhi catches the ball.

66:44
 

Corner taken by Dries Mertens from the left by-line.

65:51
 

Divock Origi takes a shot. Rais M'Bolhi saves using their feet.

65:20
Substitution
 

(Algeria) makes a substitution, with Islam Slimani coming on for El Arbi Soudani.

65:00
 

Shot by Jan Vertonghen missed to the left of the net.

64:32
Substitution
 

Mousa Dembele goes off and Marouane Fellaini comes on.

63:25
 

A cross is delivered by Dries Mertens. Carl Medjani makes a clearance.

61:26
 

Jan Vertonghen concedes a free kick for a foul on Sofiane Feghouli. Mehdi Mostefa restarts play with the free kick.

60:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Toby Alderweireld by Mehdi Mostefa. Toby Alderweireld takes the free kick.

60:30
 

Saphir Taider fouled by Mousa Dembele, the ref awards a free kick. Saphir Taider takes the free kick.

59:19
 

Corner taken by Riyad Mahrez from the right by-line. Axel Witsel makes a clearance.

58:31
 

Divock Origi is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Carl Medjani.

57:15
Substitution
 

Divock Origi on for Romelu Lukaku.

56:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Rafik Halliche on Axel Witsel. Axel Witsel takes the free kick.

56:00
 

Corner taken by Saphir Taider. Header by Carl Medjani misses to the right of the target.

53:53
 

Faouzi Ghoulam concedes a free kick for a foul on Eden Hazard. Dries Mertens crosses the ball in from the free kick.

52:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Axel Witsel by Sofiane Feghouli. Axel Witsel restarts play with the free kick.

52:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Daniel Van Buyten by El Arbi Soudani. Vincent Kompany takes the free kick.

51:33
 

Eden Hazard challenges Rais M'Bolhi unfairly and gives away a free kick. Rais M'Bolhi takes the free kick.

50:37
 

Eden Hazard fouled by Mehdi Mostefa, the ref awards a free kick. Kevin De Bruyne crosses the ball in from the free kick. Rais M'Bolhi punches the ball.

50:07
 

Dries Mertens sends in a cross. Rais M'Bolhi catches the ball.

49:45
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mousa Dembele by Riyad Mahrez. Axel Witsel restarts play with the free kick.

49:02
 

Corner taken by Dries Mertens. Header at goal by Axel Witsel goes over the frame of the goal.

45:01
Substitution
 

Dries Mertens replaces Nacer Chadli. Free kick awarded for a foul by Jan Vertonghen on Nabil Bentaleb. Mehdi Mostefa restarts play with the free kick.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

43:58
 

The ball is swung over by Eden Hazard and goes out.

43:21
 

Nacer Chadli takes a shot. Rais M'Bolhi catches the ball.

42:05
 

Toby Alderweireld concedes a free kick for a foul on Mehdi Mostefa. Free kick taken by Madjid Bougherra.

41:39
 

Nacer Chadli takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.

39:38
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Toby Alderweireld by El Arbi Soudani. Axel Witsel restarts play with the free kick.

37:34
 

Foul by Riyad Mahrez on Toby Alderweireld, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Kevin De Bruyne. Shot by Jan Vertonghen cleared the net.

35:02
 

Axel Witsel is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Nabil Bentaleb restarts play with the free kick.

34:42
 

Nacer Chadli takes a shot. Rais M'Bolhi safely holds on.

34:22
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Axel Witsel. Rais M'Bolhi punches the ball.

33:57
 

Axel Witsel takes a shot. Rais M'Bolhi parries the ball away.

32:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mousa Dembele by Nabil Bentaleb. Caution for Nabil Bentaleb. Daniel Van Buyten takes the free kick.

32:32
 

Mousa Dembele gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Riyad Mahrez. Carl Medjani takes the free kick.

32:13
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Kevin De Bruyne.

30:32
 

Unfair challenge on Mousa Dembele by Nabil Bentaleb results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Axel Witsel.

29:06
 

El Arbi Soudani concedes a free kick for a foul on Eden Hazard. Free kick crossed by Kevin De Bruyne goes out of play.

26:48
 

Shot by Mousa Dembele missed to the left of the target.

26:34
 

Jan Vertonghen sends in a cross. Clearance made by Faouzi Ghoulam.

22:55
Goal
 

The ball is crossed by Madjid Bougherra. Unfair challenge on Sofiane Feghouli by Jan Vertonghen results in a Penalty. Jan Vertonghen booked. Sofiane Feghouli scores a placed penalty. Belgium 0-1 Algeria.

22:25
 

Carl Medjani fouled by Nacer Chadli, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Carl Medjani.

20:10
 

Shot by Axel Witsel. Rais M'Bolhi parries the ball away.

18:15
 

Nacer Chadli concedes a free kick for a foul on Mehdi Mostefa. Madjid Bougherra takes the free kick.

17:18
 

Riyad Mahrez takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.

16:56
 

A cross is delivered by Toby Alderweireld. Clearance by Madjid Bougherra.

14:49
 

Madjid Bougherra fouled by Romelu Lukaku, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Madjid Bougherra.

6:21
 

Foul by Riyad Mahrez on Daniel Van Buyten, free kick awarded. Daniel Van Buyten restarts play with the free kick.

4:13
 

The referee blows for offside against El Arbi Soudani. Free kick taken by Thibaut Courtois.

1:08
 

Unfair challenge on El Arbi Soudani by Daniel Van Buyten results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Mehdi Mostefa. Clearance made by Jan Vertonghen.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.