Roberto Martinez surprised his world by selecting Yari Verschaeren from the Devils after his first year as a professional. The Anderlecht player, aged 18, only played the Euro with the Espoirs.
Verschaeren will already taste team A despite his 18 years. "We do not measure a player by his age, but by his talent.Yari is important to his team and it was already the case of all his youth teams.This is a good opportunity to bring him in now."
"It will be interesting to see a young 18 year old among those who already have more than 100 caps, and Belgian football as a whole must be happy to find such a talent, and it is also fantastic. a future ambassador for Belgian football, "Martinez concluded.