Kevin De Bruyne steered Belgium to a 3-2 friendly win over Germany in new coach Domenico Tedesco’s return home on Tuesday.
The 34-year-old Alderweireld, who plays for Antwerp in the Belgian league after stints at Ajax, Atletico Madrid and Tottenham, made his debut with the national squad in 2009.
Germany is hosting Peru in Mainz on March 25 for its first game since the World Cup and then welcomes Belgium in Cologne three days later.
While Schlotterbeck has muscular problems in his left thigh, Havertz is out with a cold. Both players have dropped out of the squad for Tuesday's friendly against Belgium.
Tedesco replaces Roberto Martinez, who was in charge of the team for six years.
Brazil was eliminated in the quarterfinals by Croatia but built enough rankings points from results over recent years that feed into FIFA's calculation.
Leading a new era for Les Bleus, newly appointed skipper Kylian Mbappé slotted home two unforgiving finishes to headline a 4-0 win over the Netherlands.
Belgium forward Eden Hazard retired from international soccer on Wednesday, nearly a week after his country’s aging generation of players was eliminated from the World Cup.
FIFA World Cup 2022 has lived up to its expectations, providing football fans with numerous close encounters and twisty tales.
It is the end of an era for Belgium's golden generation. But for the man who led it to third place at the 2018 World Cup, it is the beginning of something new.
Croatia has reached at least the semifinals on each of the two times it has reached the knockout stage.
Croatia, which reached the final four years ago, and Belgium, which finished third in 2018, each rely on a vast array of experienced players.
In the World Cup, Canada lost its opening match 1-0 despite outplaying Belgium, then took a second-minute lead against Croatia before losing 4-1 and getting...
Substitute Abdelhamid Sabiri and Zakaria Aboukhlal scored the goals to secure the victory for their team.
Belgium midfielder Kevin De Bruyne knew he didn’t play well in his team’s opening World Cup game but will look to turn the tide in the upcoming games.
Belgium's Foreign minister Hadja Lahbib was pictured wearing the 'One Love' armband at the Belgium Vs Canada game in the FIFA World Cup.
Canada are playing in their second FIFA World Cup and are yet to score or win a game in the mega tournament.
Canada lost to Belgium in the first game of their FIFA World Cup 2022 campaign as they are yet to win their first ever World Cup game.
Star striker Romelu Lukaku is set to miss FIFA World Cup 2022 opener against Canada on Wednesday night and also could be sidelined for the second match against...
FIFA has rejected the request to have 'Love' detail on Belgium team jerseys as it draws a resemblance to a rave festival.
The Inter Milan forward has played only five games this season, having previously been sidelined for two months because of a hamstring injury.
Kevin De Bruyne, who will be playing his third World Cup, will look to end Belgium's drought in Qatar.
Italy versus England remains the stand-out fixture in this Qualifying group for the Euro 2024.
With the likes of with the likes of Neymar and Roberto Firmino in the ranks, no wonder it makes Brazil as one of the top favourites to win the FIFA World Cup...
Kylian Mbappe skipped past three defenders before drilling in his 28th international goal in the 56th minute on Thursday. France defeated Austria 2-0.
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