Will football ever come home? Kick off! Life reporter Oli Moody has been waiting his whole life for England to win a tournament. Is Russia 2018 the moment he finally gets his wish?
Belgium eased to victory in their opening game in Russia, defeating World Cup debutants Panama 3-0. Romelu Lukaku scored twice after Dries Mertens gave the Belgians a second-half lead.
Belgium are in the driving seat in Group G after an impressive victory over Tunisia, whose hopes of qualifying for the last 16 now hang by a thread. Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard were the stars for the Red Devils.
Adnan Januzaj's scored the only goal of the game as Belgium clinched top spot in Group G courtesy of a narrow 1-0 win over England. The Red Devils will meet Japan in the Round of 16, while England will face Colombia.
England are into the last 16 after their biggest ever World Cup victory, beating Panama 6-1. The result puts England level on points, goal difference and goals scored with Belgium, whom England face on Thursday.
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