Belgium in Brazil: The paper review
We take a look at how Belgium’s main newspapers marked the Red Devils’ qualification for World Cup 2014:
The headline reads “World Class” and there’s a sixteen-page special on the Red Devils including this little gem:
— Kristof Terreur (@HLNinEngeland) October 12, 2013
I think this is the pick of the bunch!
“Tremendous Belgium” reads the headline with Bruno Fahy’s photo showing the fans rejoicing in Brussels’ iconic Grand Place/Grote Markt.
De Morgen says “To Brazil on a pedestal” as the players lift their coach Marc Wilmots aloft.
La Libre leads by saying “Thank you” in Portuguese as well as French before adding “Victorious in Croatia thanks to two goals from Romelu Lukaku, les Diables Rouges have booked their ticket for World Cup 2014 in Brazil”
After twelve years our Red Devils can once again take part in a big finals tournament, World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Our national team will finish top of the group after a fine away win in Croatia. The country burst into national celebration last night at the big screens and in cafés up and down the country.