Keeper Simon Mignolet has tracked down a fan who asked for his shirt during Belgium’s thrilling clash with Japan.
It saw Nacer Chadli score the winning goal in the 94th minute which completed the Belgians comeback from 3-0 down to 3-2.
As the supporters cheered in the stands at the final whistle, there was one fan wearing a Liverpool shirt holding up a sign asking for his shirt.
Mignolet, who was an unused substitute in the game, took to social media to track the fan down.
— Simon Mignolet (@SMignolet) July 2, 2018
A couple of days later, he updated his followers, revealing that he had found him by sharing a photo of the two and thanked his fans for the help…
— Simon Mignolet (@SMignolet) July 5, 2018
Simon Mignolet hasn’t played in any of his nation’s games in this summer’s World Cup and it is likely that will contunue due to Courtois’ brilliant form.
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