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WALES vs RUSSIA – EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP 2016

WALES vs RUSSIA – EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP 2016

WALES vs RUSSIA HEAD-TO-HEAD

Russia have won their last three matches against Wales, scoring 6 times & conceding just twice.

Wales’ last win against them was in 1966, then USSR, beating them in World Cup qualifier in Cardiff.

WALES

Wales’ first shot on target in both their Euro 2016 games have resulted in goals.

In his first two games at Euro 2016, Gareth Bale equalled Michel Platini and Thomas Hässler’s record of scoring two direct free-kicks in a single European Championship final.

Bale has assisted or scored 11 of Wales’ 14 goals in competitive games since the start of the Euro 2016 qualifiers.

Wales haven’t kept a clean-sheet in their last 6 internationals.

Their only other appearance at a major tournament – World Cup 1958 – ended in a quarter-final appearance.

RUSSIA

Russia have managed just one win in their last seven internationals – against Lithuania.

Their last three goals at European Championships have been headed in.

In their last 17 European Championship finals games, Russia have managed just 2 wins.

Four of their last 5 goals at the Euros have come in the last 11 minutes of the match.

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