Gareth Bale has hailed Wales’ character after his aspect fought again to earn a degree in opposition to the USA of their group opener.
Wales have been second greatest for a lot of the opening interval in opposition to america, however improved after half-time to earn a draw. Timothy Weah opened the scoring with a positive end, following a well-worked transfer that noticed Christian Pulisic slide within the ahead.
Bale scored Wales’ equaliser from the penalty spot – the nation’s first World Cup aim since 1958 – to rescue a degree, after the Los Angeles FC ahead had been introduced down contained in the penalty space.
The Wales captain was filled with reward for his aspect, hailing the combating spirit of his aspect who bounced again from a troublesome begin to earn a outcome.
“It was always going to be me. No doubts,” he advised ITV. “I really feel like I needed to step up and I used to be comfortable to take action.
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“Within the first half they performed effectively and we performed poor. However the gaffer modified a number of issues round and the boys got here out combating like we at all times do. We confirmed character like we did on the Euros.
“From the second half our efficiency was unbelievable so we’ll take plenty of confidence.
“I was a bit tired towards the end but we have to dig deep for our country, we always do.”
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