Match 27: 11th December 2018 at 5:00 PM IST
Belgium and Pakistan faceoff in the third crossover game of Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 on Tuesday. The winner of the fixture will set a date with Pool D winners Germany in the quarter-final, scheduled for Thursday.
Belgium have been brilliant in the league stage and tied on points with table toppers India, but could not get the direct entry to a quarter-final for a lower goal difference. After the recent shows, they will be confident side on the outfield.
Pakistan have had an ordinary tournament so far and are fortunate to be playing the crossover. They are up against a strong opposition but here is their chance of redemption. Pakistan would want to grab the last opportunity with both hands and come out all guns blazing.
Played – 3; Belgium – 3, Pakistan – 0
In World Cup:
Played – 2; Belgium – 0, Pakistan – 2
Muhammad Rizwan Sr of Pakistan and Emmanuel Stockbroekx of Belgium have been withdrawn from the tournament due to injuries.
Belgium Hockey squad: Antoine Kina, Simon Gougnard, John-John Dohmen, Victor Wegnez, Felix Denayer, Sébastien Dockier, Cédric Charlier, Tom Boon, Thomas Briels, Florent van Aubel, Nicolas De Kerpel, Vincent Vanasch, Loic Van Doren, Arthur De Sloover, Arthur Van Doren, Loïck Luypaert, Alexander Hendrickx and Gauthier Boccard.
Pakistan Hockey squad: Imran Butt, Mazhar Abbas, Ammad Shakeel Butt, M.Irfan Jr, Arslan Qadir, Ali Shan, Faisal Qadir, Abubakr Mahmood, Umar Bhutta, M.Atiq Arshad, Mohammad Zubair, M.Irfan Sr, Aleem Bilal, Mubashar Ali, M.Tauseeq Arshad, Tasawwar Abbas, Rashid Mahmood and Ajaz Ahmed.
Here’s how the two sides may line for Belgium vs Pakistan hockey match.
PAK Playing 11 and substitutes: BUTT Imran, ARSHAD Toseeq, MEHMOOD Rashid, IRFAN JR. Muhammad, IRFAN Muhammad, SHAN Ali, BILAL Aleem, BHUTTA Umar, BUTT Ammad, ZUBAIR Muhammad, ATIQ Muhammad, ABBAS Tasawar, AHMAD Ajaz
BEL Playing 11 and substitutes: van DOREN Arthur, van AUBEL Florent, DOCKIER Sébastien, CHARLIER Cédric, BOCCARD Gauthier, HENDRICKX Alexander, BRIELS Thomas, DENAYER Felix, VANASCH Vincent, GOUGNARD Simon, de SLOOVER Arthur, LUYPAERT Loïck, BOON Tom, WEGNEZ Victor
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Pakistan fantasy picks: IRFAN Muhammad, BILAL Aleem, ABBAS Tasawar, AHMAD Ajaz, BHUTTA Umar
Belgium fantasy picks: van DOREN Arthur, HENDRICKX Alexander, VANASCH Vincent, GOUGNARD Simon, LUYPAERT Loïck
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Indian viewers can watch the telecast of Hockey World Cup 2018 on Star Sports and Doordarshan. Belgium vs Pakistan Hockey match can be Live Streamed Online on Hotstar.
This PAK vs BEL Dream11 prediction is based on news sourced from various sources. Kindly revisit before the deadline for the final update.