Belgium defeated Canada within the FIFA World Cup on Wednesday© AFP
Belgium star Kevin De Bruyne was left confused after being named man of the match in his group’s World Cup win over Canada on Wednesday, saying he “did not know why” he was given the trophy. De Bruyne struggled to get into the sport and was usually left throwing his arms in frustration as Belgium scraped to a 1-0 victory due to Michy Batshuayi’s first-half purpose.
“I do not assume I performed an important recreation. I do not know why I received the trophy. Perhaps it is due to the title,” stated the Manchester Metropolis midfielder.
“We did not play effectively sufficient as a group, we did not discover any options and we began actually dangerous.
“Within the second half, once we began to get by way of their urgent there was extra space however I do not assume we performed an excellent recreation right this moment, me included, however no less than we discovered a strategy to win.”
Canada wasted quite a few probabilities, together with a missed Alphonso Davies penalty, of their first World Cup match since 1986.
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Belgium are subsequent in motion towards Morocco on Sunday, when Canada tackle 2018 runners-up Croatia.
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