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Belgium vs Iceland extended highlights

Watch the full Belgium vs Iceland extended highlights video on FootyArea™ below now.

The best viewing was to be found at the King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels, where Belgium put five past Iceland in the UEFA Nations League.

The visitors had the chance to go ahead very early in the 4th minute when Holmbert Fridjónsson crashed his header from the centre of the box over the bar.

Iceland then took the lead in the 9th minute when Holmbert Fridjónsson scored a left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner.

Belgium heeded the early warnings and responded almost immediately in the 12th minute following a free-kick situation.

Axel Witsel reacted quickest to score a rebound with a left footed shot from very close range to the top left corner from a saved Dries Mertens free-kick.

Michy Batshuayi then gave Belgium the lead 4 minutes later with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

Belgium continued to maltreat Iceland with brilliant passing and counter attacks, especially with Kevin De Bruyne showing exceptional vision in the final third.

Dries Mertens who had looked lively all night then got his name on the score sheet in the 49th minute with a well placed shot into the bottom left corner, following a brilliant pass from Kevin De Bruyne.

Michy Batshauyi got his second of the game in the 69th minute after latching onto a sweet pass from Yari Verschaeren following a corner.

Kevin De Bruyne continued to show his divine playmaking abilities as he effortlessly opened up the oppositions defense his his supreme passing abilities.

In the 78th minute, everything went from worse to agony when Jéremy Doku scored a right footed shot from the left side of the box into the bottom right corner following a majestic pass from Kevin De Bruyne.

This win made it two wins in two games for Belgium, placing them comfortably on top of the UEFA Nations League group 2, two points ahead of England.

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