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newsfootballa month ago

Don’t underestimate the character of a Welshman, asserts Robert Page

Robert Page has warned European Championship rivals to never 'underestimate the character of a Welshman' after 10-man Wales progressed to the last 16 despite losing against Italy. Page also admitted that his players have had to dig deep to overcome the difficulties and obstacles and do their best.
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newsfootballa month ago

Massive honour to wear captain’s armband for Wales, gushes Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale is overjoyed at the fact that is will be captaining Wales at the Euro 2020 and admitted that it’s a massive honour for him to lead his country out. The forward also added that his lack of goals recently for Wales doesn’t matter because only the result matters with him still contributing.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Love to replicate Euro 2016 performance but Wales are realistic, asserts Gareth Bale

Wales captain Gareth Bale believes that while the team would love to replicate their success from the Euro 2016 at Euro 2020, they will be realistic about their chances this year. The 2016 Euros were a bright one for the Welsh as they reached the semi-finals, losing to winners Portugal.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Robert Page to replace Ryan Giggs as Wales boss at Euro 2020 after assault charges

In light of Ryan Giggs being charged with domestic violence offences, the Wales FA has confirmed that interim boss Robert Page will replace Giggs for the Euro 2020 as the head coach. Page has deputised for Giggs during the last two international breaks and will be joined by Albert Stuivenberg.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Moving to Tottenham will help Gareth Bale get back to his sharpest, claims Ryan Giggs

Wales manager Ryan Giggs has admitted that Gareth Bale’s move to Tottenham will be good for the forward especially with the 31-year-old struggling to make an impact at Real Madrid. The former Spurs forward re-signed for the club on loan for the 2020/21 season with the Los Blancos looking to move on.
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newsfootballa year ago

Expectations for Wales have changed because of Euro 2016, confesses Ryan Giggs

Wales manager Ryan Giggs has admitted that what The Dragons did at Euro 2016 has seen expectations for the national side change over the last few years. The Welsh side, led by then head coach Chris Coleman, produced a historic run into the semi-finals before losing to eventual champions Portugal.
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newsfootballa year ago

Gareth Bale is happy in Madrid and not looking to leave for England, admits Jonathan Barnett

Gareth Bale’s agent Jonathan Barnett has revealed that his superstar client is happy at Real Madrid and doesn’t want to return to the Premier League in the near future. The Los Blancos have unsuccessfully tried to offload the Welshman over the last few years with little interest in the player.
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newsfootballa year ago

Wales deserved to qualify for the Euro 2020, proclaims Ryan Giggs

Wales manager and Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs has admitted that his side deserved to qualify for the Euro 2020 because of the way they performed in their qualifiers. The quadrennial tournament was the first major event to be postponed over the COVID-19 pandemic with the rest following.
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newsfootballa year ago

End goal is to play regular football for Chelsea one day, admits Ethan Ampadu

RB Leipzig loanee Ethan Ampadu has proclaimed that his goal is to one day become good enough to play first team football for Chelsea. The versatile midfielder is currently on loan in Germany from the Blues and has made quite an impact in the year he’s spent with Julian Naglesmann and RB Leipzig.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Gareth Bale not worried by Real Madrid criticism, proclaims Ryan Giggs

Wales manager Ryan Giggs has revealed that star Gareth Bale has not been affected by any criticism over his performances for Real Madrid. The Welsh forward has struggled with both form and fitness over the years and the 30-year-old was heavily linked with a move away before the start of the season.
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