Netherlands not to Eurovision final, hope for Belgium, Spain and UK
Written by Costa Blanca Radio on 10 May 2023
Mia Nicolai & Dion Cooper, the Dutch Eurovision Song Contest entry, failed to secure a place in the final with the song Burning Daylight. Croatia, Moldova, Switzerland, Finland, the Czech Republic, Israel, Portugal, Sweden, Serbia and Norway succeeded.
The second semifinal will take place on Thursday, in which Gustaph will play for Belgium with the song Because Of You. Bulgaria, North Macedonia and Montenegro have opted out and will not be participating this time either. Also on Thursday, 10 countries will advance to the grand final on Saturday, where they will go together with the already placed finalists (‘The Big Five’ countries Spain, Italy, Germany, United Kingdom and France) and last year’s winner (Ukraine). fight for victory. According to the bookmakers, Belgium finishes in 8th place in the second semi-final.