Belgium is the most exhaustive team in all aspects: Lloris
12 July, 2018, 10:59
Center back Samuel Umtiti put France on the board in the 51st minute with a header off of a corner, and the team managed to hold that narrow lead for the last 40 minutes and change.
"We didn't win the Euros final, so that's why it's close to my heart now to reach this level at the World Cup", he said.
After winning a domestic treble with PSG, 19-year-old Mbappe is spearheading his country's bid for World Cup glory in Russian Federation. "It is an opportunity, nearly to try and improve on what we did against Brazil", he said.
"When Gareth came in it was the first time we relived it".
It was a two-year process for Roberto Martinez to harness the individual talents of Belgium's golden generation and bring them to the brink of the World Cup final, he said on Monday.
"Both teams have shown their qualities, we do not seek revenge, this is football, this is sport, but what we have to do is focus on preparing to play our best game of the tournament in the final".
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