Nainggolan called back by Belgium

After being left out by manager Marc Wilmots for the World Cup, it appears Roma’s Radja Nainggolan will be called back into Belgium’s national team, according to

After being left off the team’s World Cup roster due to the likes of Marouane Fellaini and Steven Defour being preferred, Nainggolan admitted his disappointment with Wilmots’decision: “Maybe Wilmots doesn’t watch Italian football. I deserved a place at the World Cup.” However, it appears that the former Cagliari man has won back a place in the Red Devils squad for the team’s September 4th friendly against Australia.

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.