International Friendly Review: Wales, Algeria Secure Big Wins; Bale Breaks Record

Wales and Algeria were the biggest winners on Thursday following the set of international friendly matches played in various centres across the world.

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale inspired his Welsh side to a big win as he scored a hattrick to lead the team to the 6-0 thumping of China thus breaking Ian Rush’s goalscoring record with 29 goals while Carl Medjani was on target for Algeria in a 4-1 win over fellow African side Tanzania.

In the pick of the other friendlies, Denmark defeated 10-man Panama 1-0 courtesy a 69th minute strike from Celta Vigo midfielder Pione Sisto.

International Friendly Results:

Slovakia 2-1 U.A.E

Thailand 0-0 Gabon (Thailand win 4-2 on penalties)

Guinea-Bissau 0-2 Burkina Faso

China 0-6 Wales

Macau 0-1 Mauritius

Denmark 1-0 Panama

Malta 0-1 Luxembourg

Faroe Islands 1-1 Latvia

Bahrain 0-0 Palestine

Philippines 3-2 Fiji

Malaysia 2-2 Mongolia