Update…

Someone messaged me recently asking what has happened to this site and as you have might've guessed from the length of time since my last blog entry (two months ago), I've taken a break from covering Welsh football. I lost a lot of freelance work during the first lockdown and have needed to shift my … Continue reading Update…

Europa League second qualifying round draw leaves Welsh clubs hopeful

Yesterday's draw groupings made sure that a Welsh club weren't going to be able to get a huge glamour draw, that honour eventually landed on the lap of Shamrock Rovers, who got the tie of the round after drawing Milan at home. From a Welsh perspective however, we cannot be too disappointed and have reasons … Continue reading Europa League second qualifying round draw leaves Welsh clubs hopeful

Aberdeen, IFK Goteborg amongst potential Europa League opponents for Welsh clubs

UEFA have whittled down the number of potential opponents that Welsh clubs could face in today's Europa League second qualifying round draw. Connah's Quay, The New Saints and Bala Town will all feature in the draw which will be held at midday today and streamed live online via UEFA.com. Connah's Quay drop into the competition … Continue reading Aberdeen, IFK Goteborg amongst potential Europa League opponents for Welsh clubs

Connah’s Quay to start title defence against Bala Town

Connah's Quay will begin their defence of the Cymru Premier title against Bala Town on the opening day of the 2020/21 season on Saturday 12 September. The league will initially start the season with all games behind closed doors. Newly promoted duo Flint Town United and Haverfordwest County both begin their seasons at home. Flint … Continue reading Connah’s Quay to start title defence against Bala Town

Bala, TNS provide welcome lift, but let’s not detract from real issues

The power of football never ceases to amaze and, true enough, one of the leading topics trending on Twitter last night was ‘Bala’. A couple of hours earlier, Bala Town had finally broken their European hoodoo, advancing to the second qualifying round for the first time. The club’s Mr. Reliable, Chris Venables, scored the decisive … Continue reading Bala, TNS provide welcome lift, but let’s not detract from real issues

Bala Town, The New Saints set for European tests

Bala Town and The New Saints begin their respective Europa League campaigns in the Europa League first qualifying round this evening. Bala Town arrived in Malta yesterday ahead of their tie against Valletta (7.00). The New Saints will host a youthful MSK Zilina side with the Slovakians travelling to Park Hall (6.30). Welsh clubs are … Continue reading Bala Town, The New Saints set for European tests