Belgium Vs Spain Cancelled Amid Terror Threat

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Unfortunately, the friendly clash between Belgium and Spain has been cancelled due to terror threats, in the wake of the Paris attack.

Over 120 people were killed in the Paris attack, with the venue of the Germany-France friendly a target and it seems Belgium is next.

However, Belgium is being proactive and has decided to cancel the showdown between the sides altogether.

A statement read: “In consultation with the relevant authorities and the Spanish national team, the Belgian FA has decided to cancel the meeting.

“At the very end of the evening, the Belgian FA has been contacted by the government that made the recommendation not to organisse the match tomorrow night.

“This is due to the terror alert level being high and the current search for a suspicious person.

“We deeply regret that such a friendly match between two motivated teams is cancelled so late and we understand the disappointment of many supporters. Taking into account the exceptional circumstances, we can not however take any security risk for our players and fans.”



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