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The draw between the United States of America and Wales at the World Cup

The football players of the United States of America and Wales played to a 1:1 draw in Doha tonight, in the match of the first round of Group B at the World Cup.

America took the lead with Timothy Vea’s goal in the 36th minute, and Gareth Bale equalized for Wales with a penalty goal in the 82nd minute.

The first serious chance of the match was seen in the 10th minute. In the space of half a minute, the United States of America was able to beat goalkeeper Wales Hennessy twice. First, Wales defender Rodon reacted badly and almost hit his net with his head. In the continuation of the action, Josh Sargent also hit the post with a header.

America took the lead in the 36th minute with a goal by Timothy Vea. Kristijan Pulišić pulled the ball in the middle, at the right moment he played Timotije Vea, who ran in front of the goalkeeper Henessi and routinely shook the net.

In the first half, Wales tried to make up for it after the break, but failed to create a serious chance.

Wales had the best chance to equalize in the 64th minute. First, Davis, after a crowd in the penalty area, shot with his head, but goalkeeper Turner reacted well. In the continuation of the action, after a corner taken by Bale, Moore headed a shot just above the goal.

Gareth Bale equalized for Wales in the 82nd minute with a precise shot from the penalty spot. Ramsey sent the ball into the heart of the penalty area, Bale received the ball, and Zimmerman knocked him down from the back and referee Al Jassim awarded a penalty. Bale took responsibility and hit the left corner of Turner’s goal with a powerful shot.

A minute before the end of the match, Johnson made a great pass and shot sharply, but Tanner was in place and certainly reacted.

Earlier today, in the same group, England beat Iran 6:2.

In the second round, America will play against England, and Wales will meet Iran.

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