Belgium unites behind its football stars

Global Business

The last time Belgium made it into the World Cup was twelve years ago. This time they’ve not only qualified to play in Brazil, but are considered one of the strongest teams to beat drawing star players from some of Europe’s strongest clubs.
CCTV’s Jack Barton reports from Belgium that the young team’s success has brought together the divided French speaking south and Dutch speaking north and even coined a new term to describe a resurgent sense of Belgian national identity.

Belgium unites behind its football stars

Belgium unites behind its football stars

The last time Belgium made it into the World Cup was twelve years ago. This time they've not only qualified to play in Brazil, but are considered one of the strongest teams to beat drawing star players from some of Europe's strongest clubs. CCTV's Jack Barton reports from Belgium that the young team's success has brought together the divided French speaking south and Dutch speaking north and even coined a new term to describe a resurgent sense of Belgian national identity.