Sports Mole previews the World Cup match between Belgium and Russia.
coach Belgium will make alterations after his team struggled to a Marc Wilmots 2-1 victory over Algeria on Tuesday.
Algeria went into the break with a 1-0 lead before
and Marouane Fellaini , who had been introduced after half time, scored in the final 20 minutes to ensure that Belgium got off to a winning start. Dries Mertens
While Mertens could remain on the bench, Fellaini is likely to replace
, while Nacer Chadli could start instead of Thomas Vermaelen . Daniel van Buyten
is a doubt with a minor groin strain, while Wilmots must also decide whether to keep faith with Vincent Kompany , who was ineffective during his 57 minutes against Algeria, Romelu Lukaku failed to impress during their opening game Russia with South Korea, but they still came away with a point that could potentially be vital at the conclusion of the group stages.
was introduced midway through the second half before netting the equaliser, and he could earn a starting role if boss Aleksandr Kerzhakov decides to make changes in his attack. Fabio Capello Recent form Belgium: DWWWW Russia: WWWDD Possible starting lineups Belgium: Courtois; Alderweireld, Kompany, Vermaelen, Vertonghen; Witsel, Dembele, Fellaini, De Bruyne, Hazard; Lukaku Russia: Akinfeev; Ignashevich, Glushakov, Kokorin, Berezutskiy, Shatov, Zhirkov, Samedov, Fayzulin, Eshchenko, Kerzhakov Sports Mole says: 2-1
Player Ratings: Belgium 2-1 Algeria