The coach of the Belgian national football team called Russia a competitive and very flexible team.

The head coach of the Belgian national team, Roberto Martinez, commented on the victory of his players over the Russian team in the first round qualifying match of the European Championship 2020 with a score of 3: 1.

“I do not think that we are much higher than Russia. I think Stanislav Cherchesov did a great job. This team is competitive. At the World Cup knocked out the national team of Spain. A very flexible team that can play four defenders and change during the game, ”the Championship quotes the specialist.

According to Martinez, the Belgians managed to defeat a strong team, which fought for a positive result, and did not come to serve the number in a meeting with the favorite of their qualifying group.

Earlier it was reported that the Russian team lost to Belgium at the start of the Euro 2020 qualification.