THIBAUT COURTOIS suffered one other horror blunder in his nightmare season because the Belgium keeper gifted Russia a purpose within the Pink Devils’ Euro 2020 qualifier.
The 26-year-old left Chelsea for Actual Madrid final summer season in a £38million deal however has failed to duplicate his kind again in Spain.
The Actual Madrid star was dropped by Zinedine Zidane throughout Los Blanco’s 2-Zero win over Celta Vigo final weekend however retained the religion of Roberto Martinez.
Nevertheless, on this proof, the previous Everton supervisor could also be regretting his alternative with Courtois presenting Russia with an equaliser on the Heysel Stadium.
Leicester Metropolis loanee Youri Tielemans opened the scoring for Belgium with a well taken end after 14 minutes however the Pink Devils have been pegged again two minutes later.
After receiving a go from Jan Vertonghen, Courtouis dawdled on the ball, permitting Artem Dzubya to shut him down and power the shot shopper right into a horrendous clearance.
The previous Chelsea stopper stumbled over as he nervously poked the ball into the trail of Denis Cheryshev, who capitalised by calmly slotting house into an empty web.
Courtois’ blushes have been spared by his former Blues teammate Eden Hazard, who netted twice earlier than Aleksandr Golovin noticed crimson to safe a gap win for Belgium.
Nevertheless, it was the most recent mistake in what has been an error-strewn season for Courtois after he refused to coach at Chelsea with the intention to push via a summer season transfer to Actual.
Courtois tweeted after the sport: “We at all times be taught from his errors. Very pleased with the three factors and our nice workforce spirit. Due to the supporters! Course Cyprus. # comeonbelgium”
Actual have conceded 32 objectives in simply 27 video games La Liga this season – of which Courtois has began 24.
In the identical spell, Los Blancos have misplaced eight time and gained solely 16 – a far cry from their normal dominant kind.
They already sit a whopping 12 factors adrift of rivals Barcelona within the Spanish top-flight and have all however given up on the title.
The surprising kind has already price two managers their jobs, however now it could seem Courtois is copping the flak after Actual chiefs went full-circle in reappointing Zidane.