Belgian coachman: The nightmare has become a dream
The coach of Belgium Roberto Martinez experienced a whole range of football emotions during infarct match with Japan by eighth-finals. “Red Devils” retreating with 0: 2, but came to the famous turnaround with 3: 2 in the last twenty minutes of the match and in the quarterfinals will face Brazil. Thus, for the first time, a team that retreats with two goals, managed to win a match from the elimination of the world championship after 1970, when Germany defeated England by 3: 2.
“This can only happen at a world championship. The nightmare became a dream. Satisfied with the character of the boys who fought to the end. This victory is for the whole of Belgium. Reserves have been excellent. Japan also played great, was very dangerous for counterattacks, and at times it was surgical, “said another 44-year-old Spanish coach.