Welcome to Wales vs Belgium
Wales are searching for their first factors of the Nations League marketing campaign once they welcome Belgium to the Cardiff Metropolis Stadium, renewing the rivalry between the 2 international locations which has included some epic encounters.
Belgium, ranked second on the earth, responded to a 4-1 dwelling defeat by the Netherlands with a 6-1 thrashing of Poland, regardless of going behind to a Robert Lewandowski objective within the 28th minute.
Wales then again, suffered successive 2-1 defeats, firstly on the highway to Poland earlier than a dramatic finish to their sport in Cardiff in opposition to Louis Van Gaal’s Dutch aspect.
With the likes of Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey, Joe Allen, Neco Williams and Ethan Ampadu rested for Wednesday’s dwelling defeat in opposition to the Dutch, it is perhaps that Wales’ crew to face Belgium appears to be like a bit extra like a full energy line up.
Striker Keiffer Moore (again), midfielder Joe Morrell (damaged toe) and goalkeeper Danny Ward (knee) are all out injured.
Nevertheless, fellow keeper Wayne Hennessey has been handed match having missed the Netherlands sport.
Belgium will probably be with out Romelu Lukaku after the Chelsea striker was injured throughout their opening defeat in opposition to Netherlands on 3 June.