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Belgium team during the National Anthem before the match.
The third match of the day is being played between title contenders Belgium and Russia at the St. Petersburg Stadium. Romelu Lukaku scored in the 10th minute to give Belgium the lead. The Belgian team is the number-1 team in the world rankings.
Russia has never beaten Belgium since the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1992. However, Russia can get a home advantage in this match. Belgium’s best performance in the tournament came in 1980. Then the team reached the final and lost to Germany. At the same time, Russia’s best performance since the end of the Soviet Union was in 2008. The team then reached the semi-finals and lost to Spain in the last four matches. Spain won the title.
In the presence of Romelu Lukaku, Yuri Tielemans and Yannick Karasco, Belgium are considered one of the most aggressive teams of the tournament. Kevin De Bruyne is injured and is not playing in this match. At the same time, Eden Hazard is also not playing.