Batshuayi selected for Belgium's squad of 23 for Euro 2016.

12 may 2016
Par 
Allan Chaussard
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Montage : Fatima Larbaoui / OM.net
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The Belgian striker, who plays for Olympique Marseille, has been selected by Marc Wilmots to take part in his national team's Euro 2016 campaign.

"I cry, then I cry some more, and after that... I cry again. It's true as well. I'd be disgusted. As for the messages of support, that would wind me up even more. It drives me crazy, and I don't like it. Even if it's meant kindly and with good intentions." Michy Batshuayi can be reassured that he will be part of the 24 Belgian players selected by Marc Wilmots for their Euro 2016 campaign./ There is one extra player because there are doubts over a defender who is currently out injured.The selector for the Red Devils made the announcement this Thursday afternoon during a press conference.Michy Batshuayi already has three caps, scoring two goals.

The Belgian team selection for Euro 2016


Goalkeepers: Courtois, Mignolet, Gilles.

Defenders: Alderweireld, Boyata, Denayer, Engels, Lombaerts, J.Lukaku, Meunier, Vermaelen, Vertonghen.

Midfielders: Dembélé, Fellaini, Nainggolan, Witsel.

Strikers: Batshuayi, Benteke, Carrasco, De Bruyne, E.Hazard, R.Lukaku, Mertens, Origi.

Reserves: Chadli, Ciman, De Bock, G.Gillet, T.Hazard, Mirallas, Sels.

Belgium's match schedule during Euro 2016


Saturday 28 May:friendly, Switzerland-Belgium, 4.15 p.m. in Geneva

Wednesday 1st June: friendly, Belgium-Finland at 8.45 p.m. at the King Baudoin Stadium in Brussels

Sunday 5 June: friendly, Belgium-Norway at 6 p.m. at the King Baudoin Stadium in Brussels

Monday 13 June: 1st day of the Euro 2016 group phase, Belgium-Italy, at 9 p.m. in the Lyon

Saturday 18 June: 2nd day of the Euro 2016 group phase, Belgium-Republic of Ireland, at 3 p.m. in Bordeaux

Wednesday 22 June: 3rd day of the Euro 2016 group phase, Sweden-Belgium, at 9 p.m. at the Allianz-Riviera Stadium in Nice

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