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Wales 1-0 Bulgaria: Unlikely hero Neco Williams scores last-gasp winner on his home debut as Ryan Giggs' men leave it late AGAIN to extend perfect start to Nations League campaign Wales left it late once again to beat Bulgaria after full-back Neco Williams netted  David Brooks hit the woodwork in the second half as hosts pushed for the win  Ryan Giggs' men had returned to action with a win against Finland on Thursday  Wales remain top of their Nations League group with six points from two games 

By Tom Collomosse For The Daily Mail

Published: 15:55 BST, 6 September 2020 | Updated: 17:41 BST, 6 September 2020

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Wales youngster Neco Williams claims he turned down an approach from England before making his senior debut and he is already starting to show Gareth Southgate what he is missing.

The Liverpool full-back headed the only goal deep into stoppage time after coming on as a second-half substitute against Bulgaria, to make it two wins from two for Ryan Giggs' men and put them in early control of their Nations League group, following their 1-0 win in Finland last Thursday.

Williams was born in Wrexham but would have been eligible to play for England through grandparents – yet says he had no interest in doing so. The nations are scheduled to meet in a friendly at Wembley on October 8.

Wales left it late again in the Nations League when Neco Williams netted to defeat Bulgaria

Wales left it late again in the Nations League when Neco Williams netted to defeat Bulgaria

The Liverpool full-back was the unlikely hero after he steered home Jonny Williams' delivery

The Liverpool full-back was the unlikely hero after he steered home Jonny Williams' delivery

Williams (left) turned down an approach to represent England before choosing Wales

Williams (left) turned down an approach to represent England before choosing Wales 

'I had interest from England but I spoke to the gaffer and I said my intentions are obviously with Wales,' said Williams before the game. 'England were trying to snap at me but I wasn't having any of it.'

Williams is highly regarded by Jurgen Klopp and he showed exactly why here. After replacing Connor Roberts in the 64th minute, he was one of Wales' liveliest players and his goal lit up a desperately drab game.

Hal Robson-Kanu found fellow sub Jonny Williams on the left and the midfielder's delivery was perfect for his namesake to nod past Georgi Georgiev in the final minute of added time.

Ryan Giggs has led Wales on a strong unbeaten run and his side found the breakthrough

Ryan Giggs has led Wales on a strong unbeaten run and his side found the breakthrough

Gareth Bale attempted to threaten with a free-kick but the Wales talisman was left frustrated

Gareth Bale attempted

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