- Belgium head coach said team played with fear against Morocco
- Martínez believes players are feeling the weight of expectation
Roberto Martínez denied Belgium had been distracted by Kevin De Bruyne’s claim they are too old to win the World Cup but conceded his team played with fear in their surprise defeat by Morocco.
In a revealing interview with the Guardian published on Saturday, the Belgium playmaker said the team ranked second in the world had “no chance” of winning the World Cup because “we’re too old”.
Written by Andy Hunter at Al Thumama Stadium
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