Wales vs Republic of Ireland Preview and Line Up Prediction: Draw 1-1 at 5/1
Wales and the Republic of Ireland will play their tenth World Cup 2018 qualifying game at the Cardiff City Stadium on Monday, 9th October.
The teams’ last meeting was the reverse of this fixture in March of this year and the game ended in a goalless draw. Before that, they played in August 2013 and that game also ended in a goalless draw.
Wales is second in qualifying Group D with 17 points, 1 point below Serbia. Last week they defeated Georgia 0 – 1 and before that they beat Moldova 0 – 2.
The Republic of Ireland is third in qualifying Group D with 16 points, 4 points above Austria. Last week they defeated Moldova 2 – 0 and before that they lost 0 – 1 to Serbia.
A 1 – 1 draw is the most likely outcome with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 11/2 and 5/1 respectively.
Bet365 Odds: 11/8 Wales to Win, 21/10 for a Draw and 23/10 Republic of Ireland to Win
William Hill Odds: 13/10 Wales to Win, 2/1 for a Draw and 21/10 Republic of Ireland to Win