Ukraine had a number of possibilities to degree the scoring and even put themselves forward at Cardiff City Stadium, nevertheless it was a deflected Gareth Bale free kick that resulted in them falling out of the competitors and sending Wales into their first World Cup in 64 years.
Dan James gained a free kick for Wales 25 yards out, and Bale stepped as much as take it on 34 minutes. He whipped within the ball and it was headed in by Ukraine captain Yarmolenko.
Oleksandr Zinchenko had the ball within the web early within the first half from a free kick, however the referee referred to as play again, as he deemed Zinchenko had taken the kick too shortly.
Ukraine had been unlucky to not earn a penalty on 40 minutes when Yarmolenko went down underneath a heavy problem from Joe Allen, however VAR (video assistant referee) waved away the foul.
Wales will be a part of England, Iran and the United States in Group B for the World Cup, which begins on Nov. 21 and runs till Dec. 18.