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Regragui tells Belgian-born Morocco players to stay focused

Sat, 26 Nov 2022 - 12:21 GMT

Morocco, ranked 22nd in the world, have four Belgian-born players in their squad: Midfielder Selim Amallah and forward Ilias Chair were born there, while midfielder Bilal El Khannouss and winger Anass Zaroury both played for Belgium at the youth level before switching sides to Morocco.

Belgium's Lukaku recovering well but will miss Morocco clash - Martinez

Sat, 26 Nov 2022 - 12:08 GMT

Striker Romelu Lukaku is ahead of schedule in his recovery from injury but is unlikely to feature against Morocco in Belgium's second World Cup Group F fixture on Sunday, coach Roberto Martinez confirmed.

Belgium seek cutting edge against well-marshalled Morocco

Fri, 25 Nov 2022 - 11:43 GMT

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez will be looking for a vastly improved performance from his side when they take on a resolute Morocco in their second World Cup Group F fixture at Al Thumama Stadium on Sunday, where victory will seal a round of 16 place.

Canada showed they belong by outplaying Belgium, manager says

Thu, 24 Nov 2022 - 07:03 GMT

Canada, who unexpectedly became the first CONCACAF country to qualify for this year's World Cup finals, last took part in the tournament in 1986, where they crashed out at the group stage both winless and goalless.

Ugly but deserved win, says Belgium coach Martinez

Thu, 24 Nov 2022 - 06:57 GMT

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez was happy with what he called a deserved 1-0 win over Canada in World Cup Group F on Wednesday despite the "worst technical performance" of his six-year tenure.

Lukaku, Hazard included in Belgium squad for World Cup

Thu, 10 Nov 2022 - 12:09 GMT

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez has included injured striker Romelu Lukaku and playmaker Eden Hazard in his 26-man squad for the World Cup in Qatar, saying he will give the former "every second" to regain his fitness for the tournament.

Hazard warning as Belgium look to old hand in Qatar

Fri, 04 Nov 2022 - 11:31 GMT

Kevin De Bruyne’s mercurial talent is indisputable and Romelu Lukaku will be a powerful force up front, so the big question for Belgium heading to the World Cup in Qatar is whether they can get the best out of playmaker Eden Hazard.

Belgium defeat just what team needed, says coach

Sat, 04 Jun 2022 - 11:09 GMT

"This defeat puts our feet on the ground. It is clear that we will have to keep working hard.”

Egypt, Belgium have strong, deep relations in different fields: Ambassador

Sat, 21 May 2022 - 09:50 GMT

The visit of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to Brussels last February reflected deep relations between both countries in many fields, said Belgium’s Ambassador to Cairo.

Egypt president meets with King Philippe Leopold of Belgium

Thu, 17 Feb 2022 - 07:01 GMT

That is during his state visit to attend the 6th European Union-African Union Summit scheduled for Thursday.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Belgium hits $2B in 11 months

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 - 02:32 GMT

Data from CAPMAS showed an increase in the value of Egyptian exports by 75.5 percent, recording $411.6 million during the first 11 months of 2021, compared to $234.5 million during the same period in 2020.

Issues to be addressed by Egypt's president in 6th EU-AU Summit disclosed

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 04:00 GMT

Spokesperson of the Egyptian Presidency Bassam Rady revealed to press Tuesday the topics President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will focus on in his speech Thursday.

Egypt, Belgium hold talks to boost joint cooperation in health sector

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 12:07 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Acting Health Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar has held talks with Ambassador of Belgium in Cairo Francois Cornet d'Elzius on means of boosting joint cooperation in the health sector.

Belgian Speaker values Egypt’s efforts in eliminating illegal migration

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 01:49 GMT

Tillieux met with her Egyptian counterpart Hanafi al-Gebali in Cairo on Saturday.

World War I: A tale of a divided Europe and the outbreak of a battle

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 01:35 GMT

In August of 1914, the world was on a date with a catastrophic world war by all standards.

Egypt’s Sisi discusses ways of benefiting from Belgian Jan De Nul Group's maritime expertise

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 02:34 GMT

The cooperation comes in light of Egypt’s 2020 development plan, Radi added.

Egypt's FM discusses security, economic matters with Belgium counterpart

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 - 12:52 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Tuesday with his Belgium counterpart Sophie Wilmes.

Egypt's FM heads to Brussels to deliver message from President Sisi to EU council pres.

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 09:36 GMT

The minister will also hold meetings with the foreign ministers of EU countries and senior officials at the European Commission.

Italy aiming to honour injured Spinazzola with Euro 2020 glory

Sat, 03 Jul 2021 - 12:35 GMT

Spinazzola, 28, was stretchered off after 79 minutes and is expected to be sidelined for several months.

Egypt discusses with Belgium future plans of bilateral cooperation

Sun, 31 Jan 2021 - 01:20 GMT

The history of cooperation between the two countries dates back in time and has been tangible in many sectors; especially the cultural development plan concerning the construction of the Grand Egyptian Museum, and the restoration of the Baron Palace, among many other projects.

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