Usually when England and Wales collide in a televised confrontation, it appears on Gavin & Stacey, and people laugh out loud (at least I do). But this Saturday sees the two countries fielding their strongest football teams, in Wales’ Millennium Stadium, for a World Cup qualifier with some bite.
England are expected to win, but it should be an interesting encounter. Of course the teams need Rooney and Bellamy to be on form, and Hart and Hennessey to be solid, but there are some classic encounters that should take place. Here are what should be the key battles in the game.