Joe Rodon and Connor Roberts feature in Wales win

7th September 2019
First team
Joe Rodon

Swansea City defender Joe Rodon made his Wales debut as Ryan Giggs' side beat Azerbaijan 2-1 in their Euro 2020 qualifier in Cardiff.

Rodon was one of five changes to the starting XI which picked up a second group win courtesy of an own goal from Pavlo Pashayev and Gareth Bale's late winner.

Rodon played the full 90 minutes, as did his Swans team-mate Roberts.

And Giggs was full of praise for his latest debutant.

"Joe Rodon excellent for his first cap - wow, what a performance."

 

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