Januzaj goal lifts Belgium past England

Michy Batshuayi

Belgium inflicted England with their first defeat at the World Cup thanks to a superb second-half strike from ex-Manchester United winger Adnan Januzaj.

But unfortunately the striker missed the target from point-blank range and the ball ricocheted back off the post, before smacking into his face.

That's something his teammates are sure to show him a few hundred times.

You can't fault Michy Batshuayi's passion, the Belgium striker's celebration didn't go according to plan.

Michy Batshuayi has provided arguably the funniest blooper of the World Cup and in doing so, he's become an internet sensation - for all the wrong reasons.

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Both Belgium and England look very different than they did for their respective pair of opening games in Group G. That is the reality, we have put ourselves in this situation, we wanted to qualify and we have done that.

Batshuayi, who took the trending topic rather sportingly, responded on his official Twitter account after the match.

Former Manchester United winger Januzaj curled a attractive strike past Jordan Pickford early in the second half to open the scoring.

"Why am I so stupid bro. shit hurts".

"Fortnite celebrations so overrated bro I had to create something new", he wrote on Twitter with the hashtag "Karma Is A B".

Belgium's win saw them finish top of Group G, setting up a last-16 tie against Japan on July 2 with the winners of that facing either Brazil or Mexico in the quarter-finals.

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