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Superb Gareth Bale free kick gets Wales' Euros campaign off to perfect start

The Real Madrid star has delivered on the international stage, helping Wales to prevail ultimately.

HAL ROBSON-KANU’S goal ensured Wales earned a 2-1 win against Slovakia in their opening Euro 2016 encounter.

Gareth Bale had previously put Chris Coleman’s side ahead with a powerful first-half free-kick, before Ondrej Duda brought the Slovaks level.

The win sets the Welsh up perfectly for their much-anticipated upcoming clash with England.

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