Belgium, future opponent of Les Bleues, beaten by Austria in a friendly

Belgium’s women’s team, which will face France on July 14, lost 1-0 at home to Austria on Sunday ten days before the start of the Women’s Euro.

The Belgian women’s team lost at home 1-0 on Sunday against Austria ten days before the start of the Women’s Euro (July 6-31), where they will face France on July 14 in the second match of band.

This is the second defeat of the “Red Flames” in a warm-up match, after that conceded 3-0 on June 16 on the ground of England, host country of the continental tournament. The players of Ives Serneels, coach since 2011, then beat Northern Ireland 4-1 Thursday in Lierse.

Also on Sunday afternoon in Lierse, Maria Plattner scored the winning goal in the 65th minute for the Austrians, who will be in the English group at the Euro.

Belgium will play its last friendly match before the Euro on Tuesday against Luxembourg, a selection this time not qualified for the competition.