European World Cup qualifying round-up - March 26

Bale scored a penalty but Wales lost 2-1 to Croatia  (©GettyImages)

Bale scored a penalty but Wales lost 2-1 to Croatia (©GettyImages)

Van Persie hit two goals as Holland won 4-0 (©GettyImages)

Van Persie hit two goals as Holland won 4-0 (©GettyImages)

Rooney

Rooney's first half goal was not enough for England (©GettyImages)