Wales and Poland face off in punt 25/1

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The drawing
Both teams score
Robert Lewandowski will score anytime
Brennan Johnson will score anytime

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Sunday 7:45 p.m.: Wales vs Poland
Television: S4C, Premier Sports 1 and S4C online

Wales somehow find themselves with a chance of avoiding relegation from the Nations League top tier despite one point in their five games so far. Robert Page’s side are three points behind Poland in Group D and will secure their top-flight status with victory in Cardiff on Sunday.

The Welsh have lost four times so far in this Nations League campaign, with all four defeats coming from one-goal deficits. They were incredibly unfortunate to lose home and away to the Netherlands, equalizing in injury time each time only to concede moments later each time.

Meanwhile, they comfortably led in their opening group match in Poland, only to concede two goals in the final 20 minutes. Poland, on the other hand, blew hot and cold in their Nations League campaign, pulling away impressively in the Netherlands while being blown away by Belgium.

They have won just one of their five games so far – that opener against Wales when their opponents had more than one eye in a World Cup play-off four days later.

Wales have arguably been better than Poland in the Nations League and are somewhat unhappy to find themselves bottom, however, their failure to turn performance into results has proven costly and it could cost them again sunday.

Wales’ main loss was their inability to keep their sheets clean.

Page’s side have failed to keep a clean sheet in any of their five games in Nations League Group D and managed just one in their last 10. Poland, meanwhile, also struggled to stay tight at the back.

They have also failed to keep a clean sheet in the Nations League and have only managed one in their last nine games. Ironically, Wales and Poland managed to keep a clean sheet when it mattered most – in the final of their respective World Cup play-off runs.

However, their respective Nations League form scores goals on Sunday.

Brennan Johnson’s debut season in the Premier League has not been a happy one so far thanks to a rather disastrous start from Nottingham Forest.

However, the young Welsh star has always looked brilliant, scoring twice and providing plenty of energy in attack. He’s found the back of the net twice already in this Nations League campaign, scoring a late equalizer against Belgium and then scoring in Rotterdam in back-to-back games in June.

He is set to score the third goal of his Nations League campaign (and international career) against Poland on Sunday.

Robert Lewandowski has enjoyed a brilliant start to life at Barcelona, ​​scoring 11 eye-catching goals in his first seven appearances. The Polish striker has been less prolific in the Nations League this season, scoring just once in four appearances, that goal being a 6-1 loss to Belgium.

Lewandowski, however, has thrived against some of Spain’s weaker defenses and will cause many problems for a Welsh defense that is relatively weak compared to the Netherlands and Belgium.

Wales have conceded twice a game in the Nations League and it would be surprising if Lewandowski did not benefit from such a porous defensive record.

The drawing
Both teams score
Robert Lewandowski will score anytime
Brennan Johnson will score anytime

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