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World Cup - Group G - Belgium vs Panama

Panama stroll fails to calm Belgian nerves

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez declared himself delighted with a 3-0 win over World Cup debutants Panama but there were plenty of issues that will encourage England after their own winning start in Group G.

World Cup - Group G - Belgium vs Panama

Lukaku double as Belgium outclass brave Panama

A stunning volley from Dries Mertens and a Romelu Lukaku double broke the resistance of a brave Panama side on their World Cup debut as Belgium cruised to a 3-0 win in their opening Group G game on Monday.

World Cup - Group G - Belgium vs Panama

Togetherness is key for Belgium, says Martinez

Individual brilliance broke Panama's resistance on Monday but for Belgium coach Roberto Martinez the 3-0 win was a victory for a new sense of team solidarity as his squad of precocious talents eyes World Cup glory.

World Cup - Group G - Belgium vs Panama

Panama to carry on with rugged style

Panama coach Hernan Dario Gomez praised his side's gritty performance in a 3-0 World Cup loss to Belgium on Monday but the five yellow cards they picked up will not stop his team adopting a similarly rugged approach when they face England.

World Cup - Belgium Training

Hazard in prime form to drive Belgium glory bid

Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard is in the best form of his life but Belgium need all their top players to be better than ever if they are to have any chance of winning the World Cup, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois said on Sunday.