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Watch: Joe Allen And Aaron Ramsey Create Classy Goal For Wales Against Russia

Wales' midfielder Aaron Ramsey celebrates the team's first goal during the Euro 2016 group B football match between Russia and Wales at the Stadium Municipal in Toulouse on June 20, 2016. / AFP / Rémy GABALDA (Photo credit should read REMY GABALDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Wales are in Euro 2016 action against Russia this evening, looking to book their place in the knockout stages of the competition.

Knowing a win would guarantee their place in the next round they got the best possible start when, just after the ten minute mark, midfielders Joe Allen and Aaron Ramsey combined to put the Chris Coleman’s side into the lead with a delightful pass and finish.


The “Welsh Pirlo” (or Xavi, as Brendan Rodgers once called him) has been one of Wales’s star performers at the competition thus far, and his defence-splitting pass was finished in equally impressive fashion with a tidy chip from Arsenal’s Ramsey.

Twitter users were very quick to show their appreciation for both the pass and finish:

Wales have since scored a second courtesy of Swansea full back Neil Taylor, and now look on course to join England in the last sixteen of the tournament.

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