Wales’ hopes of computerized qualification for subsequent yr’s World Cup have been dealt a major blow as Estonia floor out a 0-0 draw on the Cardiff Metropolis Stadium.
Sitting seven factors off Belgium with two video games in hand, Robert Web page’s staff did not create sufficient towards a aspect ranked virtually 100 locations under them and missed out on a desperately wanted three factors to remain in contact with the group leaders.
Gareth Bale hit the woodwork late within the sport on the rebound from his personal effort, whereas Tyler Roberts was denied by Karl Hein when performed clear by and Harry Wilson sidefooted vast from an excellent place within the opening minute.
Estonia, who had scored first in every of their three earlier qualifiers, got here shut themselves when Mattias Kait struck the bar within the ultimate minutes of the opening half earlier than slowing the match down in its ultimate levels to safe their first level in Group E, and dent Wales’ hopes of computerized qualification.
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Wales go to Czech Republic of their subsequent World Cup Qualifier on Friday, October 8, stay on Sky Sports activities; kick-off at 7.45pm.