12/13/2015 8:07:29 AM
Belgium is in the upswing in recent years, not only in the World Cup last year they reached the quarter-finals, but in the current FIFA national team rankings also topped the list, people on the French team in the European Cup prospects generally optimistic . But goalkeeper Courtois believes that with Italy, Sweden and Ireland in Group E European Championship, only to reach the best condition, Belgium can go further.
"It's not the easiest team, but we must accept the reality." Courtois expressed UEFA's official website.
"Italy is always a formidable team, with Ibrahimovic's Sweden is not a good fight, the Irish are a united team, they are always hard to beat in this race."
"We have from the outset into the best condition."
Belgium and Italy opener game will be the European Cup group stage highlight, the game will be held in Lyon on June 13.
Courtois on the game, said: "I hope in the face of Italy, we can play a level, they are our strongest opponents of the group stage."