FIFA will make the playoffs draw on November 26 in Zurich. France, Germany, Belgium and Denmark are among the eventual 10 European group winners.
Euro 2020 champion Italy rose one place to No. 4 and England dropped two to No. 5.
Theo Hernandez, who celebrated his 24th birthday a day before, scored the last-minute winner to send the World Champions through to Sunday’s final.
French wonderkid Kylian Mbappe was made the scapegoat for France's failure at the Euro 2020 after missing the decisive penalty earlier this year.
France will play Belgium next Thursday. The winner will face either European Champion Italy or Spain in the final.
Belgium leads the group with 13 points. The Czechs are second with seven, a point ahead of third-place Wales
Lukaku first put Belgium ahead in the 29th and then made it 3-1 in the 52nd to take his international tally to 66 goals.
Nicolo Barella and Lorenzo Insigne scored a goal each to give Italy a 2-1 win over Belgium and a spot in the European Championship semifinals.
In the blockbuster second quarter-final of UEFA Euro 2020, unbeaten Belgium come face-to-face against unconquered Italy. Check match and telecast details, key team stats and likely XIs
Here is the full schedule of UEFA Euro 2020 quarterfinal fixtures, featuring Switzerland vs Spain, Belgium vs Italy, Czech Republic vs Denmark, Ukraine vs England clashes
Both players had to be replaced in the second half of Belgium's 1-0 victory over Portugal on Sunday in the round of 16.
Ronaldo and defending champions Portugal exited the Euro 2020 with a 0-1 loss to Belgium in the round of 16
Kevin De Bruyne hurt his ankle after being tackled from behind by Portugal midfielder Joao Palhinha during Belgium's Euro 2020, round of 16 match. He immediately asked to be replaced
Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal suffered a 0-1 defeat to Belgium in their UEFA Euro 2020, round of 16 clash. Read match report here
In the round of 16 match, Belgium and Portugal clash for a place in the Euro 2020 quarterfinals. Check match and telecast details
Belgium won all three of their group matches at the European Championship to set up a match against defending champion Portugal in the round of 16
Hazard completed the whole match in Belgium's 2-0 win over Finland at the European Championship first time since November 23, 2019
The world's top-ranked team Belgium beat Finland 2-0 to finish in first place in Group B and join Italy and the Netherlands in qualifying with maximum points.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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