England League Two

Vertonghen out, Hazard in: Belgium injury worries take shift

LILLE, France (AP) Belgium's injury problems ahead of its European Championship quarterfinal against Wales have shifted from Eden Hazard to Jan Vertonghen.

While captain Hazard has recovered from a thigh injury in time for Friday's game in Lille, Vertonghen has been ruled out for the rest of the tournament after tearing ligaments in his left ankle.

The Tottenham defender twisted his ankle while kicking a ball with his other foot at the end of a training session at the team's base near Bordeaux on Thursday morning.

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