UEFA Nations League: England Feel-good Factor to Continue Against Spain4 min read
Wales v ROIAs well as the opening game in the new-look Nations League B, this is the first game in charge of Wales on home soil for Ryan Giggs and the first meeting of the sides since the Republic ended Wales’ World Cup qualification hopes back in October. I would be surprised if we saw a goal-fest although Welsh talisman Gareth Bale has scored in all three La Liga fixtures so far this season for Real Madrid.
Denmark are the third nation in this mini-league and it should be noted that the four league B winners will automatically be promoted to the top division with the bottom side relegated. I’m not convinced the implications of these Nations League fixtures will be apparent to us all for some time yet although I hope the initiative takes off as we do need a competitive edge to these friendlies between major tournaments. Tip: Under 2.5 goals at
🗣"It's an exciting format and it's good for the fans."— FA WALES (@FAWales) September 4, 2018
🏴 @GarethBale11 calls on #TheRedWall to give the squad the extra energy they need on the pitch as Wales take on the Republic of Ireland.
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