Tale Of The Tape: USA Vs. Belgium
You think surviving the ‘Group of Death’ was tough? Try staying fit enough to make the Belgian National Team when your country’s most famous export is this:
The brand of soccer played by The Red Devils is nearly as sweet as the country’s chocolate, and they’ll be favorites based on talent heading into Tuesday’s matchup with Team USA. But that thinking is largely based on trivial factors like Belgium’s 2-0 record in recent friendlies (0-1 in 2011, and 2-4 last year). To see who has the real edge, you have to look beyond the pitch for the Tale of The Tape.