Wales boss Chris Coleman admitted Gareth Bale was never going to play in the World Cup qualifying defeat to Macedonia.
Highlights of the Group A match between Macedonia and Wales.
Chris Coleman thought his Welsh side were unlucky to come away from a fractious game in Macedonia with a 2-1 defeat.
Gareth Bale watched from the bench as Wales suffered a 2-1 defeat in their first ever visit to Macedonia on Friday.
Aaron Ramsey insists the Wales side are moving forward despite a 2-1 defeat against Macedonia.
Chris Coleman says Wales were on top for large periods of their game against Macedonia despite losing 2-1.
Ashley Williams says Wales are lucky to have Gareth Bale but does not know whether he will face Macedonia.
Wales manager Chris Coleman has praised the current form of midfielder Aaron Ramsey ahead of their World Cup qualifiers.
Chris Coleman says the mere presence of Gareth Bale in his ranks should help Wales to put the frighteners on opponents.
Chris Coleman says Gareth Bale is not fit to play 90 minutes in Wales' World Cup qualifiers.
Uncapped Paul Dummett and Declan John have been called up by Wales for their forthcoming World Cup qualifiers.
Wales will be without Joe Allen for next month's World Cup qualifiers against Macedonia and Serbia.
Gareth Bale has been included in the Wales squad for their forthcoming World Cup qualifiers with Macedonia and Serbia.
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