Dan James nears milestone but Leeds United team mate Tyler Roberts on Wales bench despite Gareth Bale absence

Leeds United's Dan James bags his latest cap for Wales by starting Tuesday night's World Cup qualifier at home to Belgium for which Whites team mate Tyler Roberts is on the bench.

Tuesday, 16th November 2021, 6:28 pm
Updated Tuesday, 16th November 2021, 6:30 pm

Roberts replaced James in the 76th minute of Saturday's 5-1 romp at home to Belarus but James starts alongside Cardiff City's Kieffer Moore in the front line, the Whites winger bagging his 29th cap for his country.

Gareth Bale is missing and Roberts is among 12 substitutes named by boss Robert Page.

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