Soccer-Belgium call up teenager Bakkali (Reuters)

Aug 29 (Reuters) – Belgium selected teenager Zakaria Bakkali for their World Cup qualifier against Scotland next week despite injury keeping the PSV Eindhoven prodigy out of Champions League action over the last week. Bakkali could also choose to play for Morocco and Belgium coach Marc Wilmots may consider giving the 17-year-old a first cap at Hampden Park on Sept. 6 to tie his international future to Belgium. Bakkali received a surprise first call-up for the friendly against France two weeks ago, just days after making his senior debut for PSV. …

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