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Belgium
Nickname(s)De Rode Duivels
Les Diables Rouges
Die Roten Teufel
(The Red Devils)
AssociationRoyal Belgian Football Association (KBVB/URBSFA/KBFV)Invalid <ref> tag; refs with no name must have content
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachRoberto Martínez
CaptainEden Hazard
Most capsJan Vertonghen (127)[a]
Top scorerRomelu Lukaku (62)[a]
Home stadiumVarious
FIFA codeBEL
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
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Highest1 (November 2015 – March 2016, September 2018 – present[1])
Lowest71 (June 2007[1])
First international
 Belgium 3–3 France [[File:{{{flag alias-1794}}}|22x20px|border |alt=|link=]]
(Uccle, Belgium; 1 May 1904)
Biggest win
 Belgium 9–0 Zambia 
(Brussels, Belgium; 4 June 1994)
 Belgium 10–1 San Marino 
(Brussels, Belgium; 28 February 2001)
 Belgium 9–0 Gibraltar 
(Liège, Belgium; 31 August 2017)
Biggest defeat
England England Amateurs 11–2 Belgium 
(London, England; 17 April 1909)
World Cup
Appearances13 (first in 1930)
Best resultThird place (2018)
European Championship
Appearances5 (first in 1972)
Best resultRunners-up (1980)

Belgium national football team is the national football team of Belgium.

Most appearances

# Name Belgium career Caps Goals
1 Jan Vertonghen 2007– 129 9
2 Toby Alderweirld 2009 - 111 5
Axel Witsel 2008– 111 10
4 Eden Hazard 2008- 109 32
5 Dries Mertens 2011– 100 21
6 Jan Ceulemans 1976–

1991

96 22
7 Romelu Lukaku 2010– 95 62
Timmy Simons 2001–2016 95 6
8 Daniel Van Buyten 2001–2014 85 10
10 Enzo Scifo 1984–1998 84 18

Top scorers

Romelu Lukaku is Belgium's top scorer.
# Name Belgium career Goals Caps Goals per game
1 Romelu Lukaku 2010– 40 75 0.5405
2 Bernard Voorhoof 1928–1940 30 61 0.4918
Paul Van Himst 1960–1974 30 81 0.3704
4 Joseph Mermans 1945–1956 28 56 0.5000
Marc Wilmots 1990–2002 28 70 0.4000
6 Robert De Veen 1906–1913 26 23 1.1304
7 Eden Hazard 2008– 25 92 0.2637
8 Wesley Sonck 2001–2010 24 55 0.4364
9 Ray Braine 1925–1939 23 52 0.4423
Marc Degryse 1984–1996 23 63 0.3651

References

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Notes



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