Hat-trick chronicles

Pondering the three opponents that Wales will face this summer in Group A of Euro 2020 (Italy, Switzerland and Turkey), I can’t help but remember the last time Wales played …

Giggsy’s glory

What a magnificent achievement! Wales have qualified for the European championships for the second time running! Following the sensations of 2016, tiny, impoverished Wales will again rub shoulders with the …

The roar of the crowd

Two hard-earned 1-1 draws against Slovakia and Croatia last week mean there is still a mathematical possibility that Wales could qualify for Euro 2020 as runners-up in Group E. Put …

It is what it isn’t

Thanks to a comical og by Azerbaijani Pavlo Pashayev and a levitating late leap by Gareth Bale to log his 32nd Welsh goal, Wales snaffled an essential 2-1 victory in …

A lose-lose situation

Following two losses in four days this month against Croatia (2-1) and Hungary (1-0), Ryan Giggs was spot on when he said that Wales “will have to win nearly every …

Here we go again

Wales’ campaign to qualify for the Euro 2020 finals has got off to a great start with a hard-earned, slightly fortuitous 1-0 win over Slovakia in Cardiff. It’s not easy …

Honeymoon over

A 1-2 defeat at home to Denmark in the Nations League decider followed by a 1-0 defeat away to Albania in a friendly bring Ryan Giggs’ managerial record to five …

Ethan Ampadu’s dreadlocks

Ethan Ampadu is a tremendous prospect for Wales. He’s still only 17 (his 18th birthday is this week) yet he has the confidence and bearing of someone much older, dictating …

What a world

The 21st World Cup is underway and I’m not missing a kick, glued to the television surrounded by wall charts, sticker albums and in-depth guides and only taking hurried breaks …