The United States created the best scoring chances over Wales, however, squandered them until the 36th minute. The North American team opened the scoring in the match for the first day of group B of the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
Pulisic received a good pivot from Yunus Musah and was in an excellent position to drive the ball with all his talent. Weah quickly read his move and dove into space.
Then the Chelsea midfielder slotted in a through ball, broke through the defenders’ line and Timothy finely finished off the goalkeeper. In this way, he made it 1-0 and thus unleashed the uproar of the American fans at Al Rayyan Stadium.
United States vs. Wales: what’s next
Following this Group B match, the United States They must focus on the second date to continue dreaming of qualifying for the round of 16. Thus, the North American team will face England, which has just beaten Iran 6-2 and will seek to secure their place in the next round. This match will be played on Friday, November 25 from 2:00 pm at the Al Bayt Stadium.
Although on paper this group seemed to be very even, the ‘Three Lions’ made it clear that they are the main candidates to finish first, so the team led by Gregg Berhalter must do their best to break that favoritism. Even a draw would be a good deal if things get complicated.
As for Wales, the British team will face Iran, who will try to recover from the defeat that Gareth Southgate’s team gave them. Depending on the points they get on the first date, the ‘Red Dragons’ should take advantage of the fragility of their rival on duty to, at least, secure three units on the second day. This match will be played on Friday, November 25 from 5:00 am at the Ahmed bin Ali Stadium.
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