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International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku shoots at goal as Japan’s Tomoaki Makino attempts to block REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Kevin De Bruyne in action with Japan’s Genki Haraguchi REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku scores their first goal REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Japan’s Hotaru Yamaguchi in action with Belgium’s Thorgan Hazard REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Axel Witsel has a shot at goal REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Nacer Chadli in action REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku scores their first goal REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Kevin De Bruyne in action with Japan’s Genki Haraguchi REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku in action with Japan’s Kazuki Nagasawa and Tomoaki Makino REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku shoots at goal as Japan’s Tomoaki Makino attempts to block REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Japan’s Hotaru Yamaguchi in action with Belgium’s Thorgan Hazard REUTERS/Eric Vidal

Lukaku gives Belgium 1-0 win over Japan in friendly

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku, center, battles for control of the ball with Japan's Kazuki Nagasawa, right, during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Lukaku gives Belgium 1-0 win over Japan in friendly

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku reacts after taking a shot on goal during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Lukaku gives Belgium 1-0 win over Japan in friendly

Japan's goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima, left, makes a save on a shot taken by Belgium's Romelu Lukaku during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku reacts after taking a shot on goal during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Japan's goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima, left, makes a save on a shot taken by Belgium's Romelu Lukaku during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku, center, battles for control of the ball with Japan's Kazuki Nagasawa, right, during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Thomas Meunier, center, battles for control of the ball against Japan's Yuya Osako during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Japan's Ryota Morioka, left, walks away as Belgian team members celebrate after scoring the games first goal during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku, center, jubilates after scoring the first goal during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku, right, heads the ball to score the first goal during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Thomas Meunier, left, goes up against Japan's Yuya Osako during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Japan's goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima, center, slides for a save during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Japan's Kazuki Nagasawa, right, chases Belgium's Axel Witsel during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Dries Mertens, right, goes after the ball with Japan's Hotaru Yamaguchi during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Dries Mertens, center, goes after the ball with Japan's Hotaru Yamaguchi, left, during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Nacer Chadli in action REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku scores their first goal REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku scores their first goal REUTERS/Eric Vidal

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku, center, battles for control of the ball with Japan's Kazuki Nagasawa, right, during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Dries Mertens, right, goes after the ball with /j16 during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku shoots at goal as Japan’s Tomoaki Makino attempts to block REUTERS/Eric Vidal

Japan's goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima, center, makes a save during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku, center, battles for control of the ball with Japan's Kazuki Nagasawa, right, during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Kevin De Bruyne in action with Japan’s Genki Haraguchi REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium’s Thorgan Hazard in action REUTERS/Eric Vidal

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Japan’s Hotaru Yamaguchi in action with Belgium’s Thorgan Hazard REUTERS/Eric Vidal

Japan's Takuma Asano, left, takes a shot on goal during a international friendly soccer match between Belgium and Japan at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Brugge, Belgium, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

International Friendly - Belgium v Japan

Soccer Football - International Friendly - Belgium v Japan - Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges, Belgium - November 14, 2017 Belgium coach Roberto Martinez looks on REUTERS/Eric Vidal

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