World Cup: Belgium beat England 2-0 to finish 3rd

St Petersburg: Belgium got past England 2-0 to finish third in the 2018 FIFA World Cup here on Saturday.

Goals from Thomas Meunier (4th minute) and Eden Hazard (82nd) helped Belgium to their best-ever finish in the 32-nation football competition.

England, seeking their best-ever finish since 1966 when they lifted the trophy, were guilty of spurning a hatful of chances.