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Roberto Martinez set to extend stay with Belgium till 2022

Belgium manager Roberto Martinez is set to extend his contract through to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

The 46-year-old Martinez, who previously managed Swansea, Wigan and Everton, took charge of Belgium in August 2016.

Belgium are the currently the best team in the world, according to the FIFA rankings
The Belgians currently have an outstanding group of players and, guided by Martinez, reached the semi-finals of the 2018 World Cup, before beating England in the third-place play-off to secure their best finish.

Belgium currently top the FIFA world rankings and would have been among the favourites for the postponed Euro 2020 tournament this summer, having won all 10 of their qualifying matches with a goal difference of plus 37.

Source: SkySports

By: Linus Siaw Nartey

Twitter: @linus_siaw

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