The Manchester United attacker played on the left wing and was unlucky to not get on the scoresheet - but don't let that fool you.
In the first half vs Turkey, James notched up the following stats:
- 86% pass accuracy
- 6 attempted crosses
- 4 successful crosses
- 3 chances created
- 2 attempted tackles
- 2 successful tackles
By the end of the game, here's how he fared:
- 41 touches
- 12/15 passes completed (80%)
- 7 duels won
- 6 recoveries made
- 5 crosses completed
- 4 chances created
- 3 take-ons completed
Feast your eyes on some gems we've found on Twitter:
Fan reactions (on Twitter)
OliverBoisen: "Wtf has happened to Dan James this tournament. He's turned into a baller."
HajirFT: "Man Utd aren’t just holding Paul Pogba back. They’re holding Dan James back as well ffs."
CraigCharles23: "I really don’t understand the hate towards Dan James as for me, he’s such a likeable person and player. Hardworking, committed, talented and talented will run and run. Looks like he’s set to have another starring role in the Wales performance again. Come on DJ!"
UtdArena: "Dan James performing well for Wales is beautiful to see. I hope he has a great tournament with them."
_samakpan: "Give me a full pre-season with Dan James and he’s getting PFA Team of the Year. Let me put my arm round the wee lad."
Chitrology: "Dan James showed how valuable he can be for Man United. Really good game for him. Any other day he could have had a couple of assists."
_mer119: "Dan James decided to be prime Messi today."