2026 FIFA world cup Host country USA will face Wales in their first match of world cup 2022 Qatar on 21 November 2022 on Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium.
USA have never won the FIFA world cup and they are trying hard to achieve this honour for their country. Hosting FIFA world cup shows their interest in Soccer. They will be facing Rank 19 Country Wales. Wales is also a good team but they are placed in the most competitive group. No one sees this group as a group of death but if we see the average ranking of all the groups we will understand that on basis of FIFA ranking this is the lowest rank group means strongest group with teams like USA rank 16, Wales rank 19, Iran rank 20 and Netherlands rank 8. Average ranking of Group B is 15.75 which is the lowest in all group of world cup 2022.
USA Predicted Line-up
USA is said to play in 4-3-4 formation in their first match against Wales. They will have a attacking nature in their game, USA needs to win this match to secure their position in Group Stage to qualify for Knockouts.
USA team line-up for their first match is predicted as below
Goalkeepers: Matt Turner
Defenders: Sergino Dest, Aaron Long, Shaq Moore, Tim Ream
Midfielders: Brenden Aaronson, Kellyn Acosta, Tyler Adams
Forwards: Jesus Ferreira, Jordan Morris, Christian Pulisic
USA Predicted Formation
Wales Predicted Line-up
Wales will be playing in the formation of 4-2-3-1 with the below line-up
Goalkeepers: Wayne Hennessey
Defenders: Ben Davies, Ben Cabango, Tom Lockyer, Joe Rodon
Midfielders: Sorba Thomas, Joe Allen, Matthew Smith, Dylan Levitt, Harry Wilson
Forwards: Gareth Bale
Wales Predicted Formation
USA have played 2 games against Wales in their entire career.
Total Games – 2
USA – 1
Wales – 0
Draw – 1
Wales have never beat USA in FIFA history, lets see what happens in this match.
Injury and Team News
USA Injury News : Antonee “Jedi” Robinson and Timothy Weah are injured they are facing ankle injury.
USA vs Wales Match Prediction
USA will beat France by 2-1 in this match, Read USA vs Wales Match Prediction