Marc Wilmots has hit out at Belgium assistant manager Thierry Henry.
Marc Wilmots has been sacked as Belgium head coach following the national team’s poor showing at Euro 2016.
Batshuayi is poised to complete a £33 million move to Stamford Bridge this summer.
The Toffees star is the top scorer in the Belgium squad, but his international manager has had to defend him after recent performances.
This may be a golden generation of Belgian players, but increasingly its coach seems to be made of lead.
Wilmots claims he has no injury concerns ahead of the opener with Italy on Monday, including former Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen.
The Celtic centre-back has not recovered from injury.
The Belgian coach has told the Everton striker to make his personal choice.
Christian Benteke spent three years with Aston Villa after signing, scoring 49 times in 100 appearances.
The Belgium manager was disappointed by the display from the Chelsea star and Reds striker in the 1-0 victory.