Belgium's Romelu Lukaku to recover from injury in time to face England

Romelu Lukaku sits out Belgium training ahead of World Cup clash with England

Loew, who led his side to glory against Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final in Brazil, refused to be drawn on his future in the immediate aftermath of Wednesday┬┤s result.

Belgium has fared little better - winning just one knockout game at the big dance since finishing fourth in the 1986 World Cup.

"It's momentum and we want to keep that moment going", Southgate said at the pre-match press conference.

The group stage draws to a close on Thursday with one of its most eagerly anticipated games, the calendar serving up a delicious showdown between England and Belgium.

"We're trying to develop a winning mentality and I can't imagine a situation where I stand in front of the group of players I've got and start talking to them about anything else", said the former under-21s coach.

England and Belgium have already qualified from group G. Their clash will decide who finishes top and who finishes second.

"Anyone who gets the chance to play will do the best they can to make the manager make a hard decision, I'm sure he's made a lot of hard decisions so far", he said.

This is why social media is abuzz with English fans not too fussed about possibly losing to Belgium if it means they have a better chance of progressing to the semi-finals at least.

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"We'll will make a final assessment tonight for him to be involved or not".

Kevin De Bruyne, Vincent Kompany, Marouane Fellaini and their Belgium team-mates all set out on an enjoyable stroll in the sun but their trip was cut very short.

That was despite the fact England have not won a knockout game since the World Cup in 2006.

Of course, that's all assuming England can navigate their way past the last 16 stage; by no means a guarantee with Colombia one of three sides awaiting them alongside Senegal and Japan.

"We think that we need to keep winning football matches", Southgate said.

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez has made it clear he doesn't want to win and could make up to 10 changes. "It is very important for us to protect and give every player the best possible programme to be in the best condition in the knockout game".

"If I go and headbutt Roberto in the last five minutes, then you'll know that maybe we're taking a different approach to getting through", Southgate joked.

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