France and Belgium meet at the Allianz Stadium in Torino for the 2020-21 UEFA Nations League Semi-Finals today, October 7, 2021, at 2:45 PM (ET). The winners of the exciting clash will play for the title against Spain, who defeated Italy 2-1 in the other semifinals. Here, you will find everything you want to know about this decisive UEFA Nations League soccer game, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch it in the US.
This will be their 75th overall meeting. No surprises here as France are the firm favorites in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on exactly 30 occasions so far; Belgium have grabbed a triumph 25 times to this day, and a great number of even 19 matches have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on July 10, 2018, as The Blues went on to feature in the FIFA World Cup Final and win it thanks to the plain 1-0 win over The Red Devils in the Semi-Finals. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they meet for the first time since then in a duel that will determine one of the two 2020-21 European Nations League finalists.
France vs Belgium: Match Information
Date: Thursday, October 7, 2021
Time: 2:45 PM (ET)
Location: Allianz Stadium, Torino
France vs Belgium: Times by State in the US
ET: 2:45 PM
CT: 1:45 PM
MT: 12:45 PM
PT: 11:45 AM
France vs Belgium: Storylines
Didier Deschamps’s side ended on top of Group 3 with 16 points in six games during the Group Stage. They managed to claim five victories, and one draw to get to the UEFA Nations League Semi-Finals.
Meanwhile, Roberto Martinez’s players set up a meeting with France after finishing the Group Stage on top of Group 2 with 15 points in six games. They grabbed five triumphs, in addition to suffering only one loss.
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to May 1st, 1904, and it ended in a 3-3 tie in an International Friendly. Thanks to this exciting Semifinal clash, we will see who will get into the Final of the UEFA Nations League 2020-21.
How to watch or live stream online France vs Belgium in the U.S.
The 2020-21 UEFA Nations League Semi-Finals game between France and Belgium, to be played today, at the Allianz Stadium in Torino, will be broadcasted by TUDN USA, Univision NOW, UniMás, TUDN.com, ESPN2, TUDN App in the United States.
France vs Belgium: Predictions and Odds
The odds are minimally in favor of France. FanDuel see them as the slight favorites and thus, they have given them +145 odds to progress to the Final. On the other hand, Belgium, have +180 odds to upset the favorites and earn their way to meet Spain in the finale, while a tie would result in a +200 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel