UEFA Nations League Wales vs Ireland
Both teams want to start the competition in the best way.
State of form
After a nice semi-final played at Euro 2016, Wales disappointed in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers by failing to qualify. Indeed, Gareth Bale’s partners finished third in the D group ahead of Germany and … Ireland.
2nd in group D, Ireland has validated its ticket for the World Cup 2018 dams. After bringing a good draw from Denmark (0-0), the British fell heavily at home in the second leg (1- 5). At Euro 2016, Ireland lost to the 8th finals against France.
Membership for Wales vs Ireland
The Welsh coach has recorded retirements of midfielder David Edwards and striker Robson-Kanu, 2 items with more than 40 selections. On the other hand, the leader Gareth Bale is still present, as are the usual Hennessey (Crystal Palace), Gunter (Reading), Williams (Stoke), Ben Davies (Tottenham), Ledley (Derby), Ramsey (Arsenal), King (Leicester) Joe Allen (Stoke) and Vokes (Burnley).
The absence of defenseman McShane (32) and Whelan (34) and McGeady (32) mark the end of an era for the Irish team. It is also important to report the non-convocation of midfielder Robbie Brady (Bunrley) who has just returned from injury. Many elements evolve in the different English championships. The men remain goalkeeper Randolph (Middlesbrough), defenders Ward (Burnley) and Coleman (Everton), McClean (Stoke) and Hendrick (Burnley) and Long (Southampton) and Walters (Ipswich).
Wales was defeated at home by Ireland on the last day of qualifying for the World Cup in Russia (0-1).
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Revived after finishing behind Ireland in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers, Wales have the assets to win in front of their fans on Thursday.
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