Ten-man Belgium leave it late (again) to crush the Koreans: how Stats Zone saw South Korea 0-1 Belgium

Belgium have enjoyed their late drama so far this tournament, and Thursday night's slender victory over South Korea was no exception. 

Jan Vertonghen's 77th-minute winner ensured they stormed Group H with maximum points to finish a comfortable five ahead of surprise package Algeria – and most impressively, they'd managed this latest win with 10 men for the second half after Steven Defour was shown a straight red card for a bad challenge on Kim Shin-wook.  

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Joe Brewin

Joe was the Deputy Editor at FourFourTwo until 2022, having risen through the FFT academy and been on the brand since 2013 in various capacities. 

By weekend and frustrating midweek night he is a Leicester City fan, and in 2020 co-wrote the autobiography of former Foxes winger Matt Piper – subsequently listed for both the Telegraph and William Hill Sports Book of the Year awards.