World Cup 2014: Angry Belgium Coach Derides 'Ordinary' Argentina

Argentina beat Belgium 1-0 in the quarters to reach semis for the fourth time.

updated: July 06, 2014 02:13 IST
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Argentina celebrate after beating Belgium in the FIFA World Cup quarters


Belgium coach Marc Wilmots branded Argentina "a very ordinary team with one extraordinary player" after they overcame his side 1-0 in the World Cup quarter-finals on Saturday. (Highlights)

"I'm not at all impressed by Argentina," Wilmots told a post-match press conference at Brasilia's Mane Garrincha National Stadium. (Match Report)

"They're a very ordinary team with one extraordinary player," he added, in an apparent reference to Argentina captain Lionel Messi.

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