Wales and the Netherlands are set to continue their Nations League Group A4 campaign on matchday 2 on Wednesday at Cardiff City Stadium. Who will win the Wales vs Netherlands match? We have covered Wales vs Netherlands probable lineup and prediction here.
Wales lost the Nations League opener against Poland by 2-1 goals. Then they beat Ukraine by 1-0 goal at Cardiff on June 5 to qualify for the FIFA World Cup for the first time since 1958.
On the other hand, the Oranje are rolling under manager Louis Van Gaal with a 10-match unbeaten run. This month, they smashed Belgium by 1-4 goals in the Nations League opener at Brussels.
When and Where is Wales vs. Netherlands?
Wales will host the Nations League Group A4 clash against the Netherlands at Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff. The match will go underway on Wednesday, 8 June 2022, at 6:45 pm GMT, which is 7:45 BST.
Wales Probable Lineup
There are no injury concerns for Rob Page from their playoff final against Ukraine. He may consider resting some of his players amid a busy schedule.
Rob Page may deploy his 3-4-3 formation. Chris Mepham may return in the defense alongside Chris Gunter and Ben Davies.
Gareth Bale might be rested and come in the second half. Harry Wilson might start at the right wing. Brennan Johnson might replace Kieffer Moore and begin at the left wing.
Wales Probable Lineup (3-4-3): Ward; Gunter, Mepham, Davies; Roberts, Williams, Morrell, Norrington-Davies; Wilson, James, Johnson
Netherlands Probable Lineup
Louis Van Gaal has been handed an injury concern before the Wales clash. Tim Krul took a knock in training. He will be unavailable for the rest of the Nations League fixtures this month.
Van Gaal may rest some of his players, like Virgil Van Dijk. Stefan de Vrij should replace him. De Ligt may come in for Nathan Ake.
We see no change in the midfield. Depay and Gakpo should be upfront in a 3-4-1-2 formation.
Netherlands Probable Lineup (3-4-1-2): Cillessen; Timber, de Vrij, de Ligt; Dumfries, de Jong, Klaassen, Malacia; Berghuis; Depay, Gakpo
Wales vs. Netherlands Prediction
After their recent victories, both Wales and the Netherlands will be on a roll.
Wales beat Ukraine by 1-0 goal in Cardiff on June 5 to grab a spot in the FIFA World Cup 2022. It should inspire them to face the Oranje in front of the home crowd.
On the other hand, the Netherlands is flying under the reign of Louis Van Gaal. They are on a 10-match unbeaten run. They destroyed Belgium by 1-4 goals in the Nations League opener in Brussels. Netherlands will hope to display a similar performance against Wales on Wednesday.
The Oranje defeated Denmark by 4-2 goals and drew 1-1 with Germany in March friendlies. We don’t see them losing against Wales tonight. We say Wales 1-2 Netherlands.
That’s all from us about the Wales vs Netherlands probable lineup and prediction. Let us know your prediction in the comments below.