Lukaku Scores To Snatch Vital Draw For Belgium As Spain Thrash South Korea

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku came to the rescue as Belgium nearly fell to an embarrassing defeat to Finland.

Romelu Lukaku scored two minutes from time to give a dominating Belgium only a 1-1 draw against and avoid a major upset ahead of the European Championship.Earlier, sloppy defending by Thomas Vermaelen and Axel Witsel in the 53rd minute allowed Kasper Hamalainen to sneak through the center to latch on to a cross and easily beat goalkeeper Thibault Courtois.After relentless attacking to avoid a humiliating home defeat, Dries Mertens sent a in a cross that finally fooled standout goalie Lukas Hradecky, who could slap the ball only onto the chest of Lukaku right on the line.

Belgium conceded an own goal against Finland
Belgium conceded an own goal against Finland

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South Korea lost 6-1 to Spain in a football friendly match on Wednesday as their unbeaten streak came to an end with their worst defeat in 15 years.
Goals from David Silva, Alvaro Morata, Cesc Fabregas, and Manuel “Nolito” Agudo snapped South Korea’s victory run at 16.South Korea hadn’t lost since falling 2-1 to Australia at the Asian Cup final in January 2015. Spain also ended South Korea’s nine-game winning streak and their record of 10 consecutive shutouts.

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