Man Utd Star Bags Hat-Trick As Belgium Net Nine
2018 Word Cup Qualifying Wrap
2018 World Cup qualifier
Result: Belgium 9-0 Gibraltar
Date: 31 August 2017
Venue: Stade Maurice Dufrasne
Belgium were in ruthless mood as they thrashed Gibraltar 9-0 in their 2018 World Cup qualifier on Thursday evening.
Dries Mertens opened the scoring after 15 minutes before Thomas Munier doubled the home's side lead three minutes later.
Romelu Lukaku registered his name on the score-sheet with a close-range header in the 21st minute while Axel Witsel, Eden Hazard and another Lukaku goal made it 6-0 before the break.
Belgium were also reduced to 10 men just before the halftime break as Witsel was shown a straight red in the 40th minute.
The Belgians started off slower in the second half, but they managed to grab seventh goal in the 60th minute as Meunier bagged his second.
Meunier then completed his hat-trick seven minutes later, as the PSG defender turned home Kevin De Bruyne's cross.
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