Wales manager Chris Coleman has been dealt another injury blow ahead of two FIFA World Cup qualifiers after captain Ashley Williams withdrew from the squad due to an ankle injury.
Brazil midfielder Philippe Coutinho is expected to be out of action until the end of October after suffering a shoulder injury playing for his club side Liverpool against Swansea City on Monday.
Wales manager John Toshack had nothing but praise for his young team after the first away win of their 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign.
Germany took another ominous step towards South Africa 2010 but at least Wales' youngsters were not humiliated at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
Enterprising play earned Swansea a 1-1 draw with Fulham in the fifth round of the FA Cup and a replay at Craven Cottage later this month.