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Belgium manager Marc Wilmots plays down Eden Hazard injury

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Eden Hazard suffered some sort of (minor?) injury in training with Belgium on Friday.  It's apparently "just a knock" and "not serious" yet was still worthy of mention by manager Marc Wilmots and the assembled press and thus picked up by every news outlet covering the European Championships.

"I don't think it is serious, just a knock."

-Marc Wilmots; source: ESPN

Hazard "limped out" of the closed-doors session after just 50 minutes when somebody "stood on" his foot during a practice match between expected starters and reserves.  Wilmots may be putting on a brave face, but it's far too easy to read and all that and not immediately think about the dreaded word, metatarsal.

Belgium's opening game is not until Monday, so Hazard has a couple days to recover.  They face Italy first, but in a stacked Group E (with also Sweden and Ireland), every match will be important for Captain Eden Hazard and his Red Devils, from whom much is expected.