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Monday, 10 June, 2002, 08:40 GMT 09:40 UK
Clockwatch: Tunisia 1-1 Belgium


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Marc Wilmots puts Belgium in front, only for Raouf Bouzaiane to equalise for Tunisia in the 1-1 draw in Oita, a result which leaves both sides with the possibility of still qualifying for the last 16 from Group H.

90 (+3 minutes): Kais Ghodhbane strikes another shot just wide.

90 (+2 minutes): Wesley Sonck breaks into the box, but his shot is just wide.

90 (+1 minute): Geert de Vlieger does well to punch clear Kais Ghodhbane's powerful shot.

90 mins: As the game enters stoppage time Tunisia pen Belgium in their own half.

89 mins: For the first time in the match Ali boumnijel struggles to hold a cross as he fumbles Eric Deflandre's hanging delivery.

87 mins: Zoubeir Baya replaces Mourad Melki.

84 mins: Khaled Badra again pops up in the box but he cannot direct his header.

83 mins: Kais Ghodhbane's free-kick is well blocked by the Belgian wall.

77 mins: Ali Zitouni comes on for Ziad Jaziri.

74 mins: Timmy Simons is replaced by Mbo Mpenza.

71 mins: Yves Vanderhaeghe powerful shot hits Marc Wilmots and is deflected away from danger.

69 mins: Mourad Melki is yellow-carded for a tackle from behind on Glen de Boeck.

68 mins: Hatem Trabelsi is booked for his foul on Bart Goor.

67 mins: Tunisia introduce Adel Sellimi for Hassen Gabsi.

66 mins:Marc Wilmots intelligently chests down the ball but Wesley sonck is slow to react.

64 mins: Ali Boumnijel comes out quickly to thwart Bart Goor.

62 mins: Goor's powerful shot hits Marc Wilmots and is deflected away from the Tunisian goal.

60 mins: Belgium have come back into the game and are beginning to deliver a series of crosses into the Tunisian box.

59 mins: Glen de Boeck picks up the ball in space but his shot flies over the bar.

56 mins: Yves Vanderhaeghe crosses but Marc Wilmots and Wesley Sonck get in each other's way and the danger passes for Tunisia.

51 mins: Showing wonderful technique Kais Ghodhbane crashes a volley narrowly wide.

49 mins: Wesley Sonck whips in a deep cross which Ali Boumnijel does well to gather.

47 mins: The second period begins at a slow tempo.

1105 BST: Belgium make two changes for the second-half. Sven Vermant and Wesley Sonck replace Gert Verheyen and Branko Strupar.


1048 BST: Tunisia have the better of the first half after Marc Wilmots gives Belgium an early lead. But Tunisia, through a wonderful goal from Raouf Bouzaiane's free-kick, draw level and go on to dominate the opening half.
Half-time: Tunisia 1-1 Belgium

45 (+2) mins: Referee Mark Shield ends the first-half.

45 mins: Khaled Badra is unable to reach Raouf Bouzaiane's free-kick with his head. Two minutes of stoppage time are signalled.

43 mins: Kais Ghodhbane follows Daniel van Buyten into the referee's book as he tugs -back Peter van der Heyden.

42 mins: Ziad Jaziri returns to the field.

40 mins: Daniel van Buyten is yellow-carded for a tackle from behind on Ziad Jaziri, who is stretchered off the pitch.

38 mins: Hatem Trabelsi motors down the Tunisian and fires in a cross. Geert De Vlieger cannot hold the ball, but Eric Deflandre is on hand to clear the ball

37 mins: Marc Wilmots comes off the pitch to receive treatment

35 mins: Marc Wilmots comes off the pitch to receive treatment to a cut above the eye.

33 mins: Belgium have another free-kick and this time Marc Wilmots shoots, but the Tunisian wall again does its job.

32 mins: Branko Strupar's free-kick is deflected away by the Tunisian wall.

29 mins: After the flurry of goals the hot and humid conditions see both sides take a breather to slow down the game.

23 mins: Bart Goor relieves the pressure on Belgium, as he holds up the ball well, but his shot is deflected for a corner.

21 mins: Tunisia continue to press with Ziad Jaziri prominent.

20 mins: Ziad Jaziri almost puts Tunisia in front as he slips into the box, but his first-time shot is just wide.

17 mins: Raouf Bouzaiane pulls Tunisia level with a superbly flighted left-footed free-kick as he scores his first international goal.
Tunisia 1-1 Belgium

13 mins: Marc Wilmots grabs his second goal of the competition. He volleys home Branko Strupar's knock down to claim his 27th international goal.
Tunisia 0-1 Belgium

12 mins: Khaled Badra slides in to keep the ball away from Gert Verheyen.

11 mins: For the second time in the game Kais Ghodhbane overhits his free-kick.

10 mins: The game has developed into a midfield impasse, which subdues the crowd.

6 mins: Timmy Simons attempts a speculative volley which flies over the bar.

4 mins: Marc Wilmots looks to release Gert Verheyen, but his diagonal pass is overhit.

3 mins: Mourad Melki has Tunisia's first chance, but his shot is well wide.

1 mins: A free-kick from Marc Wilmots is comfortably saved by Ali Bourmnijel.

1000 BST: Australian referee Mark Shield gets the game underway.


Tunisia: Ali Boumnijel; Khaled Badra, Hatem Trabelsi, Raouf Bouzaiane, Radhi Jaidi; Hassen Gabsi, Riadh Bouazizi, Slim Ben Achour, Kais Ghodhbane, Mourad Melki; Ziad Jaziri.

Belgium: Geert de Vlieger; Eric Deflandre, Daniel van Buyten, Glen de Boeck, Peter van der Heyden; Gert Verheyen, Yves Vanderhaeghe, Timmy Simons, Bart Goor; Branko Strupar, Marc Wilmots.

Referee: Mark Shield (Australia).


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