ENGLAND (1) 1 WALES (0) 0
Gary Speed’s side went down by 1-0 against England at Wembley. It was an excellent performance from Wales’ young side but defeat has finally put pay to any faint hopes Wales had of qualifying for Euro 2012. Att: 77,128
Wales line up:
Hennessey, Gunter, Williams, Blake, Taylor, Bale, Crofts, Collison, Ramsey, Ledley, Morison.
Subs: Myhill, D Collins, J Collins, King, Allen, Robson-Kanu, Earnshaw.
Wales take on England at Wembley Stadium, in the Euro 2012 qualifer. Central defender James Collins available after suspension, while Jack Collison has recovered from a stomach bug.
Match officials come from Austria.
Ashley Williams insists Wales can look forward to facing England with confidence.- [bbc 4 Sep 11]
Gary Speed warning for England.- [telegraph 3 Sep 11]
*Vaughan and Bellamy suspended.
* players on Yellow cards before the game: Ledley, Morison, Bale, Crofts and King.
Gary Speed has named a 24-man squad. So far around 1400 Wales supporters are expected to make the trip.
Original Wales squad:
Goalkeepers: Wayne Hennessey (Wolves), Boaz Myhill (loan Birmingham City) .
Defenders: Darcy Blake (Cardiff City) , Danny Collins (Stoke City), James Collins (Aston Villa), Neal Eardley (Blackpool), Danny Gabbidon (Queens Park Rangers), Chris Gunter (Nottingham Forest), Adam Matthews (Celtic), Neil Taylor (Swansea City), Ashley Williams (Swansea City).
Midfielders: Joe Allen (Swansea City), Gareth Bale (Tottenham Hotspur) , Jack Collison (West Ham United), Andrew Crofts (Norwich City), Andy King (Leicester City), Joe Ledley (Celtic), Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal), Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading), David Vaughan (Sunderland).
Forwards: Craig Bellamy (Manchester City), Simon Church (Reading) , Robert Earnshaw (Cardiff City), Steve Morison (Norwich City).
Players on stand by:
Lewis Price (Crystal Palace), Lewin Nyatanga (Bristol City), Ashley Richards (Swansea City), Rhoys Wiggins (Charlton Athletic), David Cotterill (Swansea City), David Edwards (Wolves), Jermaine Easter (Crystal Palace), Ched Evans (Sheffield United) , Sam Vokes (Wolves).
updated: Thu, 25 Aug, 2011 13:50 UK.