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Who were the worst players at the 2022 Qatar World Cup?

The Welsh star failed to dazzle in Qatar and makes it into L’Equipe’s worst XI of the 2022 World Cup

Gareth Bale of Wales
Hector Vivas - FIFAGetty

The French sports paper L’Equipe has complied an eleven of the worst team at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar and one of the players included in the listing is LAFC and Wales striker Gareth Bale.

The former Real Madrid man scored from the penalty spot in Wales’ opener against the United States and secured the only point of the competition for a disappointing Dragons.

Rob Page’s men subsequently went on to lose to both Iran and England and ended up bottom of Group B with just a solitary point and goal.

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L’Equipe: Worst XI 2022 World Cup

Goalkeeper: Hennessy (Wales)

Defenders: Cash (Poland), Kanaani (Iran), Khoukhi (Qatar), Carrasco (Belgium)

Midfielders: Skov Olsen (Denmark), Bielik (Poland), Zielinski (Poland), Diatta (Senegal)

Strikers: Bale (Wales) and Contreras (Costa Rica)