USA and Wales Draw : Gareth Bale converted a late penalty to salvage a point for Wales against United States of America (USA) during their Group B World Cup opener on Monday night.
Timothy Weah , the son of former football great and current President of Liberia George Weah , put USA ahead in the 36th minute but Wales fought back to equalize.
Eight minutes from time , Bale who plies his trade in the USA denied his host country a crucial win at the Ahmad bin Ali Stadium in Al Rayyan after converting an 82nd minute penalty for the match to end 1-1.
Bale now extends his record to 41 goals as the player with the most goals scored for the Welsh national team in history.
Wales play Iran on November 25th whilst England take on USA on the same day during the second round of group stage matches at the World Cup.
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