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Wales continue their winning ways in World Cup qualifiers


Wales continue their winning ways in World Cup qualifiers


Wales carried their good form from the European Championships into the World Cup qualifiers.

Goals by Sam Vokes, Joe Allen and a Gareth Bale brace earned the Euro 2016 semifinalists a 4-0 win over Moldova.
Wales now top Group D.

Italy bounced back from their 3-1 friendly defeat against France with victory against Israel.

Goals by Graziano Pelle, Antonio Candreva and Ciro Immobile gave the Azurri a 3-1 win. Tal Ben Chaim scored a consolation for the home side.

Ivan Rakitic’s 44th minute goal was cancelled out by
Hakan Calhanoglu as Croatia and Turkey played out a 1-1 draw at Croatia’s Stadion Maksimir.

The draw leaves Croatia second in Group I.

Two goals each from David Silva, Diego Costa, Alvaro Morata saw Spain thump Liechenstein 8-0 in their World Cup opener in Julen Lopetegui’s first game as manager.

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