Belgium 2 vs. Mexico 2 in the 1998 World Cup

Information about the 1st Round Group E game played in the 1998 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of Mexico and Belgium with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Saturday, June 20, 1998

2 - 2
Goals:
42'
Goal min
Marc Wilmots
47'
Goal min
Marc Wilmots
Goal min
55'
Alberto Garcia Aspe
(penalty)
Goal min
62'
Cuauhtemoc Blanco

Players

Belgium Belgium
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
3.
DF
4.
DF
5.
DF
22.
MF
6.
67'
MF
7.
Goal min Goal min
MF
14.
MF
21.
17'
FW
8.
FW
10.
77'
Entered
DF
16.
67'
MF
18.
17'
FW
20.
77'
Other Reserves
GK
12.
GK
13.
DF
2.
DF
15.
DF
17.
DF
19.
MF
11.
FW
9.
Coach: Georges Leekens
Mexico Mexico
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
2.
DF
3.
DF
5.
DF
13.
MF
7.
MF
8.
Goal min
67'
MF
20.
57'
FW
11.
Goal min
FW
15.
FW
17.
46'HT
Entered
MF
4.
57'
MF
14.
67'
FW
21.
46'HT
Other Reserves
GK
12.
DF
16.
DF
18.
DF
22.
MF
6.
MF
19.
FW
9.
FW
10.
Coach: Manuel Lapuente

Abbreviations and Notes:
Pos = Position. It shows the player's natural position but not necessarily the one he played in this particular game
Positions: GK: Goalkeeper / DF: Defender / MF: Midfielder / FW: Forward
Je. = Jersey number / (C) = Captain / HT: at half-time

Cards

National Team
Player
Card and Minutes
Mexico
Mexico
Pavel Pardo
28' ejection - straight red card
Mexico
Mexico
Ramon Ramirez
39' yellow card
Mexico
Mexico
Cuauhtemoc Blanco
47' yellow card
Belgium
Belgium
Gert Verheyen
54' ejection - straight red card
Belgium
Belgium
Gordan Vidovic
68' yellow card

Substitutions

Belgium Belgium
Minute
17
Gert Verheyen
replaced
Danny Boffin
Minute
67
Glen De Boeck
replaced
Franky Van Der Elst
Minute
77
Emile Mpenza
replaced
Luc Nilis
Mexico Mexico
Minute
46 (in the break)
Jesus Arellano
replaced
Francisco Palencia
Minute
57
German Villa
replaced
Jaime Ordiales
Minute
67
Raul Lara
replaced
Alberto Garcia Aspe