Eden Hazard gave Belgium fans a scare on the eve of the World Cup, coming off injured towards the end of the Red Devils' 4-1 win over Costa Rica on Monday night.
Roberto Martinez's side don't kick off their campaign until Monday afternoon, when they play Panama in Sochi, but the sight of the perennial dark horses' key man limping off caused mild panic ahead of a key campaign for Belgium's so-called 'golden generation'.
Eden Hazard vs Costa Rica:— َ (@HazardStuff_) June 11, 2018
95% pass accuracy
4 key passes
2 big chances created
Martinez was quick to dispel any worries that the injury was a serious one though, quoted by the Guardian after the match as saying:
Lukaku's last nine games for Belgium:— Squawka Football (@Squawka) June 11, 2018
Ready for the World Cup. pic.twitter.com/xJuoxSVQdR