WALES v SLOVAKIA European Championships 2020 Qualifying Group E Cardiff City Stadium – Sunday March 24th 2019 – Kick Off 2pm Wales embark on their journey to EURO 2020 with their first match in the qualifying campaign at the Cardiff City Stadium on Sunday (2pm). After the disappointment of failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup it gives Wales a chance to get back onto the big stage.For manager Ryan Giggs it will be his first full campaign in charge and he has a squad full of youth and experience to choose from. TEAMS IN GROUP E - Croatia, Wales, Sovakia, Hungary, Azerbaijan. EURO 2020 QUALIFYING FIXTURE LIST - https://www.uefa.com/european-qualifiers/season=2020/matches/index.html#/md/33806 TABLES - https://www.uefa.com/european-qualifiers/season=2020/standings/index.html Several players have already dropped out of the fixture with the team to be finalised after the midweek friendly against Trinidad & Tobago in Wrexham on Wednesday night (19:45 KO). Wales will be without injured trio Ethan Ampadu, Sam Vokes and Tom Lawrence on Sunday. Aaron Ramsey will miss Wednesday's friendly against Trinidad and Tobago in Wrexham ,but Ryan Giggs confirmed Ramsey will be available to face Slovakia. David Brooks, Dan James and James Lawrence should be fit despite training separately from the main squad. please log in to view this image The last time Wales and Slovakia met was in the opening game of EURO 2016. Wales snatched a late winner to make a dramatic return to major tournaments after a 58-year absence. Gareth Bale's dipping free-kick gave Wales a half-time lead before Ondrej Duda punished passive Welsh defending to equalise. Substitute Hal Robson-Kanu's scuffed finish won it for Wales late on and the rest is history! please log in to view this image Head to Head – W2 D0 L1 07 Oct 2006 Wales 1 Slovakia 5 – (UEFA European Championship Qualifier) 12 Sep 2007 Slovakia 2 Wales 5 (UEFA European Championship Qualifier) 11 Jun 2016 - Wales 2 Slovakia 1 (EURO 2016) Wales Squad - https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/47532944 Buy Tickets - https://www.eticketing.co.uk/fawtickets-english/ Elis James Podcast - https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0739n30 EURO 2020 Finals - https://www.uefa.com/uefaeuro-2020/matches/#/dw/1185 Background Info Slovakia officially the Slovak Republic is a landlocked country. It is bordered by Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east, Hungary to the south, Austria to the west, and the Czech Republic to the northwest. Slovakia's territory spans about 49,000 sq km and is mostly mountainous. The population is over 5.4 million. The capital and largest city is Bratislava, and the second largest city is Košice.