Coach Roberto Martínez of Belgium that his team is ready for the world cup. The ‘Red Devils’ made a Monday night appearance by Costa Rica in the uitzwaaiwedstrijd with a 4-1 defeat.
The Belgians were in Brussels still surprisingly behind by a hit from former Premier league-player Bryan Ruiz, but Dries Mertens, Romelu Lukaku (two times) and Michy Batshuayi made for a big win.
“We should especially our attitude to take to Russia. We are eager to leave. It was a long preparation and we can see the enthusiasm in the fans. We can’t wait”, says Martínez at Sporza.
“I saw that my players fresh, but I’m especially pleased with how we’ve coped with the scoreverloop. It was a test how we would respond after that 0-1 and that was good.”
Previously, the team of coach Martínez in the preparation with 3-0 too strong for Egypt. The duel with European champion Portugal ended 0-0.