The two very old British countries with a long match history schedule yet another match which will take place in the World Cup 2022 group stage. The amazing rivalry between Wales and England started in the mid-twentieth century and still continues today.
In order to find more about the statistics, interesting facts and our Wales vs England prediction, visitors can check the passages below.
Wales vs England – Road to 2022 World Cup
During the World Cup 2022 qualifying stage, Wales had to play against certain teams considered to be strong and some other opponents deemed less likely to put them in dangerous situations.
Unlike Belarus and Estonia, teams such as Belgium and the Czech Republic came as a great obstacle to overcome for the Dragons. Nevertheless, team Wales ranked second and played two more matches as part of the playoffs. They had a tight win in both of them.
England, on the other hand, occupied the top position in their World Cup 2022 qualifier group. The Three Lions decisively won eight games and tied two of them. They finished the qualifiers with no matches lost whatsoever. In addition, team England’s goal difference was stunning, as they scored 39 goals and conceded only three of them.
Wales vs England – Players To Watch
The Dragons’ one and only legendary player, Gareth Bale, takes first place when it comes to players that England should watch out for. Aside from being the Wales’ top scorer, Bale was the one who scored both goals for their promotion. On top of that, players like Aaron Ramsey, Ben Davies, and Joe Allen are the ones close to Bale considering good performance.
One of the reasons why England became the third team most likely to win the entire World Cup tournament is their extraordinary squad. It lists players such as Harry Kane, Phil Foden, Raheem Sterling, Tammy Abraham and a lot more. All of the players mentioned are team members of some of the greatest football clubs of all time, which are part of the best football leagues in the world.
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