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Liverpool and Everton Welsh: Part 1

Moving on from discussing about the Welsh players that have played for Manchester United and Manchester City, Y Ddraig writer Neil Jones will now look at the impact that Welsh players have had on the 2 Merseyside clubs: Liverpool and Everton. The history of these clubs is littered with triumphs and successes and many Welsh players have played […]

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WPL 2017/18 Matchday 1 – REVIEW

GAME OF THE WEEK: Bangor City 5-2 The New Saints Well, where to begin. This game was outstanding from start to finish. Two teams that are expected to be challenging for the title this season, squaring off in the opening match of the season. The match itself started at a high pace, and just 5 […]

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Manchester Welsh part 2: Manchester City

This is the 2nd article looking into the impact that Welsh players/coaches have had on the two Manchester clubs. Neil Jones will now look at the blue half of the city, Manchester City, before going on to share a combined Manchester Welsh XI at the end. The club was founded in 1880 and were known […]

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The Manchester Welsh

This article, of which there will be two, will look at the impact Welsh players and coach have had with the two Manchester clubs, City and United. These clubs have a rich history and players from the principality have had a part to play in creating this history and achieved great success. In the second […]

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Come See Our New Signing… Before He Leaves!

The mind blowing signing of Neymar from Barcelona to PSG, plus some other unrestrained figures this summer, got me thinking about record fees in the past, and in particular, at the time Cardiff City’s record signing in 1982, striker and prolific goalscorer, Godfrey Ingram and the impact he had at the Ninan Park club. The […]

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WPL 2017/18 PREVIEW: The New Saints

After winning a 6th title on the bounce, can The New Saints withstand a challenge and win a 7th? It’s been a busy summer for The New Saints, who were left to look for a new manager after Craig Harrison’s departure to become manager of Vanarama National League side Hartlepool United. His departure made preseason […]

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WPL 2017/18 PREVIEW: Prestatyn Town

AFTER A SEASON FULL OF DRAMA, CAN PRESTATYN SETTLE BACK INTO THE TOP TIER? Many clubs can sometimes experience a tumultuous season, full of highs and lows, yet Prestatyn took that to incredible levels in 2016/17. After an unbeaten start to the season, the club were stunned in October when they received a £53,000 fine […]

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WPL 2017/18 PREVIEW: Newtown

AFTER LOSING KEY PLAYERS, CAN NEWTOWN REBUILD AND CHALLENGE FOR EUROPE? The biggest news of the summer regarding Newtown, has to be the sale of a number of key players, with top scorer Jason Oswell and captain Shane Sutton among the players departing. Newtown were the comeback kings last season, finishing the first half of […]

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WPL 2017/18 PREVIEW: Llandudno FC

CAN LLANDUDNO GET BACK ON TRACK AFTER A DISAPPOINTING SEASON? The big question on everyone’s lips regarding Llandudno’s upcoming campaign, is can they bounce back after a disappointing season fighting relegation? In Llandudno’s first season in the top flight, they stunned many supporters by finishing in the Top 6, ending the season in third place […]

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WPL 2017/18 PREVIEW: Connah’s Quay Nomads

AFTER A SEASON FULL OF HIGHS AND LOWS, CAN THE NOMADS CLOSE THE GAP ON TNS? The 2016/17 season was very much one to remember for Connah’s Quay Nomads, as they ended up finishing second to champions The New Saints. And if there’s one expectation this season, it will be to close the gap on […]

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