DEDOVSK, July 4 (Sputnik) - Midfielder Kevin De Bruyne was one of the few players, who played in Belgium's 3-2 comeback win over Japan, to take part in the team's first training session since the round of 16 match, a Sputnik correspondent reported Wednesday.
Belgium had a day off on Tuesday after beating Japan 3-2 in Rostov-on-Don on Monday.
De Bruyne was joined by goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, who also played against Japan, during the training session as the Red Devils prepare to face five-time champions Brazil in the quarter-finals in Kazan on Friday.
A total of 13 players, including three goalkeepers, trained on the pitch, while the rest of the squad trained in the gym at their World Cup base outside Moscow.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off on June 14 and will continue until July 15, with the matches being played in 11 cities across Russia.