Euro 2016-Favourite Belgium proved their supremacy as they get past Hungary

Favourite Belgium proved their supremacy as they get past Hungary in knockouts to make it to the quarterfinals. They thrashed Hungary 4-0 in their thumping win to send a message to their upcoming opponents. Wales will be next who will face Belgium in quarterfinals. Gareth Bale led insurgent Wales journey may end against Belgium because Bale’s Wales is one man team, and Belgium has five or six individual players who can turn the game with their individual performances.

Belgium started the campaign as favourite to win the Euro 2016, but their confidence get shattered in the very first match when Italy defeated them comfortably 2-0. Since, then they have come strong defeating Ireland 3-0 and Sweden 1-0 at group stage. And in knockout they get one step ahead scoring four goals and conceding none.

Favourite Belgium left a message to their likely opponents

Toby Alderweireld, Michy Batshuayi, Eden Hazard and Yannick Carrasco was on the scoresheet. First one came in only 10′ minutes with Kevin De Bruyne free kick headed by Alderweireld to open the scoring. In 78′ minute substitute Batshuayi tap home from his first touch with De Bruyne’s corner is deep, and Eden Hazard takes it down and plays a one-two before putting a cross on a plate for the striker.

A Hungary attack breaks down and Belgium breaks in 79′ minute. Hazard collects possession on the left and within seconds cuts in and sends a clinical, perfect shot on his right into the bottom right corner. Carrasco made it four in injury time.

Hungary did have half chances in the match, they were good on counter-attack as well. They were not sitting back and letting Belgium harass them but anyhow Belgium did. Belgium get passed Hungary challenge who were group F winner and now the next challenge will be Gareth Bale insurgent Wales.

Favourite Belgium proved their supremacy in Europe, and left a message to their likely opponents why they are no.1 in Europe. Eden Hazard and Kevin De Bruyne both are equally likely to hurt any team with their individual performances, and the presence of Romelu Lukaku in opponent’s box make them threatening trio. They can’t only hurt you with their feeder inside the box, they can capitalize on any space provided outside the box as well.

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