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Howler of a header lets Bale in to give Wales a monumental win over Belgium

Group B just got interesting.

WALES ARE RIGHT on track in their bid to qualify for a first major tournament in 1958 after beating Belgium 1-0 in tonight’s Group B qualifier in Cardiff.

Soccer - UEFA European Championship Qualifying - Group B - Wales v Belgium - Cardiff City Stadium Source: PA Wire/Press Association Images

The only goal of the game arrived with a little help from the visitors.

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This smart chest and finish from Gareth Bale put the hosts  ahead after 25 minutes, but that high looping ball direct to his chest was courtesy of a header from Radja Nainggolan who didn’t see the world’s most expensive player when directing his ball to Thibault Courtois after Aaron Ramsey’s cross was easily cleared.

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