The Belgian line-up to take on Ireland this afternoon looks extremely formidable
Published 18/06/2016 | 11:09
The Belgium team that will play Ireland in a crunch Euro 2016 clash this afternoon features a worrying amount of talent as the Red Devils look to reignite their tournament hopes.
Martin O'Neill is notorious for only revealing his line-up an hour before kick off, but Marc Wilmots' team-sheet has been circulated and it features three changes from Belgium's 2-0 loss to Italy in the opener.
Change to that Belgian team: Courtois; Meunier, Alderweireld, Vermaelen, Vertonghen*; Witsel, Dembélé; Carrasco, De Bruyne, Hazard; Lukaku.— Daniel McDonnell (@McDonnellDan) June 18, 2016
Yannick Carrasco, Thomas Meunier and Moussa Dembele are in for Marouane Fellaini, Laurent Ciman and Radja Nainggolan.
The team is expected to play in a 4-2-3-1 formation.
Belgium currently sit bottom of Group E, with Italy leading the way on three points, followed by Sweden and Ireland on one point each.