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DID YOU KNOW? Serbia v Wales
DID YOU KNOW?
1) Chris Gunter will move ahead of Craig Bellamy into third on the all-time list of Wales’ most-capped players if selected in Belgrade.
2) Gareth Bale is two goals behind Ian Rush’s all-time record of 28 goals for Wales.
3) Wales have played Serbia three times, but they have also played Serbia & Montenegro on two occasions.
4) In August 2003 they lost 1-0 in Belgrade in a European Championship qualifier and, in the return, at the Millennium Stadium, they were beaten 3-2.
5) Despite the defeat, they qualified for the Play-Offs, but went on to lose to Russia over two legs.
6) Wales have lost just one of their last 17 European Championship and World Cup qualifiers. That was against Bosnia & Herzegovina in October 2015.
7) Serbia defender and former Premier League winner Branislav Ivanovic has made 93 international appearances.
8) Joe Ledley will move level with Ian Rush and Peter Nicholas on 73 caps if selected in Belgrade.
9) John Hartson and Robert Earnshaw scored in Wales’ first meeting with Serbia and Montenegro on home soil in 2003.
10) Ashley Williams now has 70 caps for Wales and is two away from breaking into the all-time top ten.