Eight different players from Manchester’s big two have netted a combined ten goals as the competition enters the quarter-final stage – add one more goal from Wigan’s Jean Beausejour and Greater Manchester is comfortably the country’s most dominant region.
Can you solve the military mystery? Search across Salford for young Belgian WWI soldier’s lost grave
Historians have been set the challenge of finding the last resting place of 21-year-old Franciscus Alphonsus Van den Eynde who died in Salford a century ago.
Vin for victory: Man City’s Kompany backs Belgium to beat Argentina in ‘special’ clash… then lift World Cup
Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany believes his Belgium battlers have what it takes to lift the World Cup.
60% of 1,000 people questioned in the States admitted to being unaware of the England talisman, who has been the face of the national side’s failure at major tournaments for the last decade.
Despite Marc Wilmots’s side winning side 5-1 where goals included a hat-trick from Romelu Lukaku, FIFA have ruled the win as invalid due to Wilmots making too many substitutions in the World Cup warm-up match.
No guarantees: Manchester United’s Adnan Januzaj may not get World Cup starting role, says Belgium coach
Januzaj, 19, made his Belgium debut on Monday as the Brazil dark horses swept aside Luxembourg 5-1 to warm up nicely for their first World Cup outing since 2002.
Spit storm: Marouane Fellaini allegedly caught on camera spitting at Pablo Zabaleta in Manchester derby
Fellaini received a yellow card for an elbow moments before the spitting incident
Britain would be ‘stupid’ to leave the EU, says ex-Belgian PM as he tells Manchester to back pro-Europe parties
Guy Verhofstadt was nominated by the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe party as a candidate for the presidency of the European commission
Shameless! Father of Adnan Januzaj slams Belgium boss’ hard-line stance on Manchester United star’s future
Belgium boss Marc Wilmots refuses to negotiate
Marouane shakes it off: Fellaini to delay wrist surgery and play in cast to join Manchester United top four spot battle
Marouane Fellaini was due to have wrist surgery
‘Physical’ Marouane Fellaini will add muscle to Manchester United’s midfield, says assistant Steve Round
Belgian midfielder joined Red Devils from Everton for £27.5million