Portugal finished their Euro 2024 qualifying campaign with a 100-percent record by beating Iceland 2-0 on Sunday
Two Swedish nationals were shot dead by a suspect who remains at large, in an attack the Belgian prime minister described as "terrorism".
France and Belgium all blinked with a Euro 2024 place in their grasps but clung on for one-goal victories on Friday night which made them the first sides to qualify for next year's tournament
Belgian attacking midfielder Eden Hazard announced his retirement on Tuesday after failing to find another club following his release by Real Madrid.
England lead the group on 13 points with Ukraine on seven. Italy and North Macedonia both have four points.
Courtois in a statement said he was "surprised" to hear Tedesco "give a partial and subjective view of a private conversation".
Cristiano Ronaldo wore the captain's armband and played all 90 minutes as the 38-year-old men's international appearance record-holder won his 199th cap
Kylian Mbappe marked his first game as France captain with a brace in a 4-0 demolition of the Netherlands in Euro 2024 qualifying on Friday
Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and Inter attacker Romelu Lukaku will be De Bruyne's vice-captains.
Domenico Tedesco will be the new head coach of the Belgium national football side, the federation announced on Wednesday.
Eden Hazard announced his retirement from international football on Wednesday, days after the team crashed out of the World Cup in the group stage.
The 49-year-old had been in charge since 2016 and his contract was due to run out after the tournament.
FIFA World Cup, CRO vs BEL: Romelu Lukaku missed a string of late chances as Belgium crashed out of the World Cup in the group stage after a 0-0 draw with Croatia on Thursday
FIFA World Cup 2022, Croatia vs Belgium, Canada vs Morocco Group F Highlights: Morocco and Croatia qualified for Round of 16 from Group F.
Germany will battle to avoid the humiliation of another first-round exit at the World Cup on Thursday while Belgium's "golden generation" will be fighting for their lives when they face Croatia.
Belgium have reached at least the quarter-finals at each of the past four major tournaments but have struggled in Qatar, labouring to a 1-0 win over Canada in their opener.
The 2018 runners-up need to avoid defeat on Thursday to be sure of qualification for the last 16, while Belgium likely need all three points. Belgian coach Roberto Martinez hit out at "fake news" after media reports of a rift in his squad.
Croatia and Morocco are the favourites to go through to the Round of 16 from Group F. Belgium are also in the fray but are in a tricky situation.