BBC Sport football

IN ASSOCIATION WITH

Related BBC sites

BBC Sport archive: 1976 - Wales 1-1 Yugoslavia

Advertisement

Wales 1-1 Yugoslavia
1976 European Championship quarter-final second-leg
Date: 22 May, 1976

Welsh football's class of '76 are often referred to as the forgotten team as they are overlooked when remembering Wales teams who performed at the highest possible level because the quarter-final clash was not at a major finals.

Wales had lost the first leg 2-0 in Zagreb but Wales improved dramatically in one of the biggest days of Welsh football history as they held the Yugoslavs to a 1-1 draw at Ninian Park.

The visitors took the lead as Katalinski converted a penalty after Malcolm Page fouled Popivoda in the box but the crowd lifted Wales and Ian Evans equalised with his first Wales goal but it could not inspire what would have been a famous comeback.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

MOST POPULAR VIDEO/AUDIO

Editor's Choice

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.