UEFA Nations League: Belgium beat Wales, Giroud makes France history as he helps them win first

UEFA Nations League: Belgium beat Wales, Giroud makes France history as he helps them win first
UEFA Nations League: Belgium beat Wales, Giroud makes France history as he helps them win first

On Thursday, the Belgian national team, which is at home, won the A4 group of the UEFA Nations League 2:1 defeated Wales and left this team winless.

Already in the 10th minute, Kevin De Bruyne scored the 25th goal for the national team and put the Belgians ahead. Michy Batshuayi doubled the difference.

Kieffer Moore scored the first goal for Wales in the 50th minute, but it was the visitors’ only goal and the score remained unchanged.

In group A4, the Belgians are second with 10 points and are ahead only of the Netherlands, who are away 2:0 defeated Poland.

Meanwhile, Wales are left with just 1 point, which they picked up after a draw with the same Belgians.


In group A1, Croatia won at home 2:1 defeated Denmark, while France at home 2:0 beat Austria and won the first victory.

For France, Olivier Giroud did it at the age of 35 years and 357 days. He became the oldest French international to score a goal, overtaking Roger Marche, who did so at 35 years and 287 days (vs Spain in December 1959)

Kylian Mbappe scored a great goal for the French.

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