Gareth Bale is set to overcome his fitness battle and play against the Republic of Ireland in the Nations League tie.

Gareth Bale scored against Ireland the last time the sides met

Bale has been troubled with a groin injury in recent weeks and remained a doubt if he would be ready for Wales’ incoming Nations League games.

Press Association Sport understands that Bale is in the starting lineup against the Republic of Ireland next Tuesday in Dublin.

-Noah Harte