The list of Belgium for the 2018 World Cup in Russia was announced this Monday morning by the coach Roberto Martinez.
The coach of Belgium Roberto Martinez has decided. And despite his injury, Vincent Kompany is in the list of 23 players retained by the former coach of Everton. However, Laurent Ciman is called as a reservist in case of defeat Manchester City defender.
Goalkeeper Sels, defenders J. Lukaku and Kabasele, as well as striker Benteke have been removed from the roster. These four players will not be traveling in Russia.
The 23 players of Belgium:
Goals: Thibaut Courtois (Chelsea FC / ANG), Simon Mignolet (Liverpool FC / ANG), Koen Casteels (Wolfsburg, ALL)
Defenders: Toby Alderweireld (Tottenham Hotspur / ANG), Laurent Ciman (Los Angeles FC, USA), Leander Dendoncker (Anderlecht / BEL), Vincent Kompany (Manchester City, ANG), Thomas Meunier (Paris SG / FRA), Thomas Vermaelen ( FC Barcelona, ESP), Jan Vertonghen (Tottenham Hotspur / ANG)
Milos: Yannick Carrasco (Dalian Yifang, CHI), Nacer Chadli (WBA, ANG), Mousa Dembele (Tottenham Hotspur / ANG), Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City / ANG), Marouane Fellaini (Manchester United / ANG), Yuri Tielemans ( Monaco, FRA), Axel Witsel (Tianjin Quanjian / CHI)
Attackers: Michy Batshuayi (Dortmund, ALL), Eden Hazard (Chelsea FC / ANG), Romelu Lukaku (Manchester United / ANG), Dries Mertens (Napoli / ITA), Thorgan Hazard (Borussia Monchengladbach / ALL), Adnan Januzaj (Real Sociedad , ESP)