Belgium friendly stricken from the records after coach breaks rule

first_img 04/06/2014 Adnan Januzaj had his first Belgium cap stricken from the records and Romelu Lukaku’s hat-trick was wiped out after FIFA decided the country’s 5-1 win over Luxembourg was illegal. The result will not count towards the FIFA rankings either.  Rik Sharma Upd. on 10/06/2014 at 17:52 CESTcenter_img Boss Mark Wilmots made seven substitutions during the World Cup warm-up friendly in Genk on May 26 when six was the maximum allowed under the rules. Tottenham wide man Nacer Chadli and former Chelsea midfielder Kevin de Bruyne also scored in that game and their goals were ruled out too. Reserve goalkeeper Sammy Bossut also loses his first cap because of the debacle.last_img

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