The French team stopped the formidable attack of Belgium and became the first finalist of the world championship in Russia.
The first half passed in mutual attacks – Belgium great moments were missed hazard and Alderweireld, France said activity Mbappe and unrealized one-on-one from Pavara.
The key moment of the match came in the 51st minute Griezmann hung from a corner, and Umtiti broke away from the guardian and headed the ball into the near corner.
In Belgium, there was still plenty of time to at least equalise, however, wards Roberto Martinez has lost in the high passes where the defense of France was fully ready.
In the end the match in a counterattack, the French were much closer to the second goal than Belgium to the translation of the final in overtime. If not for Courtois, paronomasia strikes Griezmann and Tolisso, then the intrigue would not have been preserved until the final whistle.
The French team for the third time and for the first time since 2006, reached the final of the world championship, and the opponent of the “Tricolor” on a decisive match will be determined tomorrow in the battle between Croatia and England.
Belgium your way to the world Cup, will complete the match for third place against the loser of the second semi-final.
France — Belgium 1:0Гол: Umtiti, 51
France: Lloris — Pavard, Umtiti, Varane, Hernandez — Kant, Pogba, Matuidi (Tolisso, 86) — Griezmann, Giroud (Nzonzi, 85), Mbappe.
Belgium: Courtois — Vertonghen, Kompany, Alderweireld — Witsel, de Bruyne, Fellaini (Carrasco, 80), Dembele (Mertens, 60), hazard, Chadli (Batchwise, 90+1) — Lukaku.
Warnings: Kant, Mbappe — Alderweireld, E. Hazard, Vertonghen