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Loick’s hattrick guides Belgium to pool topper in HWLF
Sportslogon Team December 3rd 2017


Bhubaneswar : A hattrick goal haul by Luypaert Loick guided Belgium to take sweet revenge on Spain, by registering a massive 5-0 goals win in the Pool-A league round match of the Odisha Hockey World League Final at Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday, Spain who defeated Belgium in European League.

In the inaugural match, dark horse Beligum upset World no 1 ranked Argentina by defeating 3-2 goals, with the back to back wins Belgium become group topper with six points.

The Young Spain was missed their rhythm from the first quarter itself, taking the advantage Belgium got the lead in the third minute through a goal by Van Aubel Florent. The second quarters remain silent for both the teams.

After the change of sides, Loick double the teams lead in the 38th minute through a penalty corner. The last four minutes of the final quarter made Spain goalkeepers life miserable, as Loick nail two goals in the57th and 59th minute, while Charlier Cedric netted a goal in the 58th minutes and the final score card read as 5-0. In the last league round match, In the last league match Belgium will meet Netherlands on December 5.

This is my first hattrick and Ii am delighted with huge margin. We are planning match by match, I will be very happy If my team will play final against host India in this electrifying atmosphere. .
This news was added and updated on : December 3rd 2017
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