Jan Bert Vertonghen - International Appearances


The outstanding Belgian player obtained 99 international caps with his National Team. He holds the Belgian caps record since October 7, 2017 (when he equalled the total of Jan Ceulemans). All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Born: 24- 4-1987
Country: Belgium 
Caps:	99	(W59-D18-L22 – GF203-GA106 – %68.69)
Goals:	8
Age First Cap:	 20 yr  39 d    2- 6-2007 vs. Portugal 1-2
Age Last Cap:    30 yr 337 d   27- 3-2018 vs. Saudi Arabia 4-0
National Team Career: 10 yr 298 d

Cap     Date 	Venue	 	Opponent       Score 	Competition

  1    2- 6-07	Brussel 	Portugal	1-2	European Ch. Qual.
  2    6- 6-07	Helsinki	Finland 	0-2	European Ch. Qual.
  3   12- 9-07	Almaty  	Kazakhstan	2-2	European Ch. Qual.
  4   17-10-07	Brussel 	Armenia 	3-0	European Ch. Qual.
  5   17-11-07	Chorzów 	Poland  	0-2	European Ch. Qual.
  6   21-11-07	Baku    	Azerbaijan	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
  7   26- 3-08	Brussel 	Morocco 	1-4	
  8   30- 5-08	Firenze 	Italy   	1-3	
  9    6- 9-08	Liège   	Estonia 	3-2	World Cup Qualifier
 10   10- 9-08	Istanbul	Turkey  	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 11   11-10-08	Brussel 	Armenia 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 12   15-10-08	Brussel 	Spain   	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
 13   19-11-08	Luxembourg	Luxembourg	1-1	
 14   11- 2-09	Gent    	Slovenia	2-0	
 15   12- 8-09	Teplice 	Czech Republic	1-3	
 16    5- 9-09	La Coruña	Spain   	0-5	World Cup Qualifier
 17   10-10-09	Brussel 	Turkey  	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 18   14-10-09	Tallinn 	Estonia 	0-2	World Cup Qualifier
 19   14-11-09	Gent    	Hungary 	3-0	
 20   18-11-09	Sedan   	Qatar   	2-0	
 21    3- 3-10	Brussel 	Croatia  	0-1 [*]	
 22   19- 5-10	Brussel 	Bulgaria	2-1	
 23   11- 8-10	Turku   	Finland 	0-1	
 24    3- 9-10	Brussel 	Germany 	0-1	European Ch. Qual.
 25    7- 9-10	Istanbul	Turkey  	2-3	European Ch. Qual.
 26   12-10-10	Brussel 	Austria 	4-4	European Ch. Qual.
 27   17-11-10	Voronezh	Russia  	2-0	
 28    9- 2-11	Gent    	Finland 	1-1	
 29   25- 3-11	Wien    	Austria 	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
 30   29- 3-11	Brussel 	Azerbaijan	4-1	European Ch. Qual.
 31    3- 6-11	Brussel 	Turkey  	1-1	European Ch. Qual.
 32    2- 9-11	Baku    	Azerbaijan	1-1	European Ch. Qual.
 33    7-10-11	Brussel 	Kazakhstan	4-1	European Ch. Qual.
 34   11-10-11	Düsseldorf	Germany 	1-3	European Ch. Qual.
 35   11-11-11	Liège   	Romania 	2-1	
 36   29- 2-12	Heraklion	Greece  	1-1	
 37   25- 5-12	Brussel 	Montenegro	2-2	
 38    2- 6-12	London  	England 	0-1	
 39   15- 8-12	Brussel 	Netherlands	4-2	
 40    7- 9-12	Cardiff 	Wales   	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 41   11- 9-12	Brussel 	Croatia 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 42   12-10-12	Beograd 	Serbia  	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
 43   16-10-12	Brussel 	Scotland	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 44   14-11-12	Bucuresti	Romania 	1-2	
 45    6- 2-13	Brugge  	Slovakia	2-1	
 46   22- 3-13	Skopje  	Macedonia	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 47   26- 3-13	Brussel 	Macedonia	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 48   29- 5-13	Cleveland	United States	4-2	  
 49    7- 6-13	Brussel 	Serbia  	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
 50    6- 9-13	Edinburgh	Scotland	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 51   11-10-13	Zagreb  	Croatia 	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
 52   15-10-13	Brussel 	Wales   	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 53   14-11-13	Brussel 	Colombia	0-2	
 54   19-11-13	Brussel 	Japan   	2-3	
 55    5- 3-14	Brussel 	Ivory Coast	2-2	
 56   26- 5-14	Genk    	Luxembourg 	5-1 [*]	
 57    7- 6-14	Brussel 	Tunisia 	1-0	
 58   17- 6-14	Belo Horizonte	Algeria 	2-1	World Cup
 59   22- 6-14	Rio de Janeiro	Russia  	1-0	World Cup
 60   26- 6-14	São Paulo	South Korea	1-0	World Cup
 61    1- 7-14	Salvador	United States	2-1	World Cup
 62    5- 7-14	Brasília	Argentina	0-1	World Cup
 63    4- 9-14	Liège   	Australia	2-0	
 64   10-10-14	Brussel 	Andorra 	6-0	European Ch. Qual.
 65   13-10-14	Zenica  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	1-1	European Ch. Qual.
 66   12-11-14	Brussel 	Iceland 	3-1	
 67   16-11-14	Brussel 	Wales   	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
 68   28- 3-15	Brussel 	Cyprus  	5-0	European Ch. Qual.
 69   31- 3-15	Jerusalem	Israel  	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
 70    7- 6-15	Saint-Denis	France  	4-3	
 71   12- 6-15	Cardiff 	Wales   	0-1	European Ch. Qual.
 72    3- 9-15	Brussel 	Bosnia-Herzeg.	3-1	European Ch. Qual.
 73    6- 9-15	Lefkosia	Cyprus  	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
 74   10-10-15	Andorra La V.	Andorra 	4-1	European Ch. Qual.
 75   13-10-15	Brussel 	Israel  	3-1	European Ch. Qual.
 76   13-11-15	Brussel 	Italy   	3-1	
 77   28- 5-16	Genève  	Switzerland	2-1	
 78    1- 6-16	Brussel 	Finland 	1-1	
 79    5- 6-16	Brussel 	Norway  	3-2	
 80   13- 6-16	Lyon    	Italy   	0-2	European Champ.
 81   18- 6-16	Bordeaux	Ireland 	3-0	European Champ.
 82   22- 6-16	Nice    	Sweden  	1-0	European Champ.
 83   26- 6-16	Toulouse	Hungary 	4-0	European Champ.
 84    1- 9-16	Brussel 	Spain   	0-2	
 85    6- 9-16	Lefkosia	Cyprus  	3-0	World Cup Qualifier
 86    7-10-16	Brussel 	Bosnia-Herzeg.	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 87   10-10-16	Faro-Loulé	Gibraltar	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 88    9-11-16	Amsterdam	Netherlands	1-1	
 89   13-11-16	Brussel 	Estonia 	8-1	World Cup Qualifier
 90   25- 3-17	Brussel 	Greece  	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
 91   28- 3-17	Sochi   	Russia  	3-3	
 92    5- 6-17	Brussel 	Czech Republic 	2-1 [*]	
 93    9- 6-17	Tallinn 	Estonia 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
 94   31- 8-17	Liège   	Gibraltar	9-0	World Cup Qualifier
 95    3- 9-17	Piraeus 	Greece  	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
 96    7-10-17	Sarajevo	Bosnia-Herzeg.	4-3	World Cup Qualifier
 97   10-10-17	Brussel 	Cyprus  	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 98   14-11-17	Brugge  	Japan   	1-0 	
 99   27- 3-18  Brussel         Saudi Arabia    4-0

[*] matches are not recognized as full A by FIFA, but they are for the Belgian FA


Total Record

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
    99    59   18   22   203-  106    136       68.69


Types of Matches
Friendlies		38
World Cup Qualifier	27
European Ch. Qualifier	25
World Cup		 5
European Championship	 4

Total 			99

Goals:	
Cap 15	1 goal
Cap 30	1 goal
Cap 39	1 goal
Cap 40	1 goal
Cap 60	1 goal
Cap 76	1 goal
Cap 95	1 goal
Cap 96	1 goal

Total	8 goals


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