Eleven years on from his debut, here are Gareth Bale’s highlights and landmarks in a Wales jersey

The Real Madrid star is preparing for the Champions League final in his home city via Wales http://ift.tt/2rtwZmJ



Some 150 helicopter flights expected for Uefa Champions League final in Cardiff

Fresh Air, in conjunction with Apollo Aviation, have been appointed by Cardiff Heliport to provide full aviation services for the final. via Wales http://ift.tt/2q7MCzZ


Why a semi final for Wales does not equal overachievement

Wales quarter final victory over Belgium on Friday booked them a place in the last four of the 2016 European Championships. Their journey started back in 2014 and they’ve qualified through a group phase that included Belgium, topped a group at the finals that included England and eliminated Northern Ireland and Belgium in the knockout […]


Bale, Ronaldo will put friendship aside – Coleman

There will be no love lost between Real Madrid teammates Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo when Wales face Portugal in Wednesday’s Euro 2016 semifinal, Welsh manager Chris Coleman said Sunday.The clash between 26-year-old Bale, the tournament’s joint-top scorer with three goals, and Portuguese superstar Ronaldo, 31, will be the intriguing subplot to the game […]


France Too Hot for Iceland but Hope Springs Eternal

The Icelandic fairytale came to an end in the Stade de France on Sunday evening as the hosts proved too hot for the men from the land of lava fields, mountains and glaciers. However, the story of the Nordic island nation’s EURO 2016 journey, along with the triumphs of Wales, has earned a special place in […]


Gareth Bale reveals the trade secret of his free-kicks and how he is firing Wales at Euro 2016

Gareth Bale fires home his free-kick against England Michel Platini, Thomas Hassler, Zinedine Zidane…..Gareth Bale. The Wales superstar promised to show his worth on the stage his talents deserve and he has already written himself into European Championship history by becoming just the fourth player to score two free-kicks in the finals of the competition. […]


Reflections on a Magical Wales Team in Euro 2016

First, let me begin this article by saying that I am not from Wales; unlike my colleague Christopher Harris at World Soccer Talk I did not come from the country or have immediate family grow up there.  There are branches of my family tree from Wales but the majority of my heritage is from Italy, […]