Welsh Football

A Welsh Premier League Odyssey: Part Three – Carmarthen Town vs Bangor City

By on Sep 20, 2011 in Latest, Welsh Football | 5 comments

With my Welsh Premier League virginity now only a distant memory, I make my way west to Carmarthen for my third match of the season. Carmarthen Town are the perennial mid-table finishers of this league, although recent seasons and form so far suggests they could be in the midst of a relegation battle. Despite this they have displayed their ambition in signing Jack...

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A Welsh Premier League Odyssey: Part Two

By on Sep 7, 2011 in Latest, Welsh Football | 6 comments

Just a couple of weeks ago, Neil Mace was a Welsh Premier League virgin. Last weekend, he continued his discovery of the Welsh national league with a trip to Port Talbot. There’s no escaping the fact that Port Talbot is an industrial town, the approach to the town is laden with cooling towers, steelworks and blast furnaces. It feels like a community built around...

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Dipping A Toe Into The Welsh Premier League

By on Aug 27, 2011 in Latest, Welsh Football | 3 comments

Cardiff City supporter Neil Mace lives next door to The Cardiff City Stadium, so the Welsh Premier League isn’t something that had previously occurred to him as a good idea. Last weekend, however, he took the plunge and this is what he found out. As a Cardiff City fan, the Welsh Premier League has previously escaped my interest. With the Cardiff City Stadium...

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Match Of The Week: Bangor City 1-0 TNS

By on Apr 30, 2011 in Latest, Welsh Football | 0 comments

That the English Premier League show arrive at a showdown like this. Today is the final day of the season in the Welsh Premier League, and the two teams at the top of the table, Bangor City and The New Saints, are playing each other for the league title. Going into the match, TNS are a point clear of Bangor, meaning that a draw will lift them the championship, but a...

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