Nations League results: Brennan Johnson wins late Wales draw; Aston Villa’s Matty Cash targets Poland
Rennan Johnson secured a late draw for Wales against Belgium by scoring his first international goal in the dying embers of the match.
Ethan Ampadu’s early effort was ruled out following VAR interference, with the visitors guilty of missing several chances before Youri Tielemans opened the scoring with a calm effort into the bottom right corner five minutes after the start. pause.
Nottingham Forest star Johnson, however, would earn a point for Wales when he launched a late leveler after a brilliant assist from Aaron Ramsey and that effort survived a VAR check.
The result gives Rob Page’s side their first point ahead of Tuesday’s trip to Group A4 leaders Netherlands.
Louis van Gaal’s side saved themselves a point in a dramatic end to their clash with Poland.
Aston Villa star Matty Cash scored his first goal for the away team before Piotr Zielinski doubled their lead, as injured Robert Lewandowski watched from the bench.
With the group leaders effectively looking to lose their first ever game against Poland, former Everton player Davy Klaassen offered an instant response.
Denzel Dumfries would add a second into five frantic minutes of second-half action, before Memphis Depay missed a late penalty after Cash was ruled for handballing into the bix in the closing stages of the match.
Germany, meanwhile, came from behind to earn a point away in Hungary, a result that put them a point ahead of England in Group A3.
Zsolt Nagy had given Hungary the lead after just six minutes before Jonas Hofmann restored parity three minutes later, a goal that took the German to four draws in a row.