Belgium was paid in group-1 qualification for Euro 2020 football. From Pot 1, Red Devils will face Russia, Scotland, Cyprus, Kazakhstan and San Marino.
This draw was decided at Dublin's Convention Center on Sunday in Ireland.
Eligible for the final of the first two Euros from ten groups, played in twelve countries. The last four tickets will be given at the end of reserved playoffs for best ranked teams in the League of Nations (banned by the division), who are not able to qualify directly.
Drawn well in the reach of Red Devils. The last time Russia had defeated Belgium in a friendly match in 2017. The match ended at 3-3. Four wins against Belgium, 5 against Cyprus and not lost to Kazakhstan or San Marino. The longest journey in Russia and Kazakhstan will be.
Qualifications will be held from March to November 2019. The two teams finishing at the top of the group will be eligible.
As a reminder, Euro 2020 will be held in 12 different cities in Europe (Amsterdam, Baku, Bilbao, Bucharest, Budapest, Copenhagen, Dublin, Glasgow, London, Munich, Rome, St. Petersburg).
Here's the full draw:
Roberto Martinez's draw was really there to stay alive. A reporter asked his opinion on this draw. Coach replied: "I'm not too happy about this draw and do not regret, Russia is a team that can confidently beat some of the top nations. Scotland, they always make big games."