Tag Archives: Wales

I Was There… Italy v Wales, Euro 2004 Qualifier, 6/9/2003

Match of the Day Kickabout Presenter, Geraint Hardy, is a massive Wales fan. Here, he recalls his first away trip with the national team for One Match Ban…

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Then & Now: Wales Players From 1980 Victory Over England Are Reunited

The pictures below show three ex-Welsh international footballers who all scored during the 4-1 victory over rivals, England, in 1980. Midfielders David Giles and Mickey Thomas and forward Ian Walsh recently got together for BBC Wales to discuss what it felt to get one over on their neighbours. Walsh described it as the best moment in his career and David Giles is still claiming the fourth goal.

From left to right, Walsh, Giles, Thomas.

Watch the highlights of the game below…

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I Was There… Wales 3-0 Spain, World Cup Qualifier, 30/04/1985

Football Presenter, Dylan Ebenezer, is a Wales and Arsenal fan. His Twitter biog is ‘Arsenal. Wales. Curry. Strong lager’, which says it all. Here, he recalls the time when he was in the crowd that saw a Welsh hero fly through the air…

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Around The Grounds – 3rd to 9th Jan 2011

Checking out the best of this week’s football blog entries. This week; Clint Dempsey tackles his own team mate, Sylvie Van der Vaart keeps it up, Robinho’s freak injury and more…

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