CONFIRMED: CHERYL FOSTER HAS BEEN CHOSEN TO REFEREE EURO SEMI-FINAL

There will be Welsh involvement in the UEFA Women's EURO Semi-Final today (27 July) when Cheryl Foster referees the match between Germany and France in Milton Keynes at 8:00pm. Foster had already been the first Welsh official to referee at the finals of a major tournament since Clive Thomas achieved the same status at the 1978.

LLANTWIT MAJOR VS CARMARTHEN TOWN - HOW IT ALL WENT DOWN

A strong second half showing from Mark Aizlewood’s Carmarthen Town sealed them a spot in the second round of the Nathaniel MG Cup. A new look llantwit Major side crash out after ending the game with ten players. After a close fought and goal less first half, which saw both sides have chances to take the lead. It was the away side who came out stronger in the second half.

EXCLUSIVE: RYAN GIGGS STEPS DOWN AS WALES BOSS, AWAITS TRIAL

The Manchester United legend – who temporarily left the role after being charged with assaulting his ex-girlfriend – announced his decision on Monday evening, which was revealed by Mail+. Talks with FAW officials have been ongoing, with Giggs finalising the move following the country's qualification for the World Cup under interim boss Rob Page earlier this month. The 48-year-old – who strenuously denies the charges and who initially stepped down following the allegations in November 2020 - has decided to bring closure to the situation following the delay of his court case.

WALES, UKRAINE BATTLE FOR W/CUP SPOT

Wales and Ukraine will do battle for one of the final spots for the FIFA World Cup tournament in Qatar this year in a few days after the Ukrainians saw off hosts Scotland in their playoff semi-final tie from the European section. West Ham United attacker AndriyYarmolenko scored one of the goals as Ukraine beat Scotland 3-1 at Hampden Park in Glasgow to secure a playoff final meeting with Wales.

UEL: FRANKFURT BEAT RANGERS ON PENALTIES

German Bundesliga outfit Eintracht Frankfurt have won the UEFA Europa League (UEL) title after beating Scottish giants Rangers on penalties after regulation time and extra time failed to separate the two teams.

MARCH'S PLAYER AND MANAGER OF THE MONTH WINNERS IN WELSH LEAGUE

JD Cymru Premier
The winners of March's Player and Manager of the Month awards in the JD Cymru Leagues have been confirmed.
Manager of the Month
Nicky Hayen – Haverfordwest County

Nicky Hayen enjoyed an impressive points return in his first full month in the Haverfordwest County dugout. The Belgian saw his side start the month with a 1-0 away win over Barry Town United and then they fired six past Cefn Druids at Bridge Meadow. They scored another six against Aberystwyth Town three days later and finished the month with a goalless draw against Connah's Quay Nomads.

Player of the Month
Chris Venables – Bala Town

PL: DAVIES SCORES FIRST SPURS GOAL

Tottenham Hotspur defender Ben Davies scored his first goal of the season in the Premier League as he helped his North London side come from behind to thrash Newcastle United 5-1 at home to take fourth spot on the Premier League standings. The Wales international was able to score his first goal of the season via a header off a Son Heung-Min cross to score the Tottenham Hotspur equaliser on 43 minutes after the visitors took the lead four minutes earlier through Swiss international Fabian Schar from a free-kick after Joe Willock was brought down in the box.

DAVIES PLAYS FULL GAME IN DEFEAT

Tottenham Hotspur defender Ben Davies was on from start to finish as his North London team suffered a 3-2 defeat at the hands of hosts Manchester United in a Premier League encounter played last week Saturday.

BALE BENCHED FOR GAME AGAINST SOCIEDAD

Wales international Gareth Bale was on the Real Madrid substitutes’ bench for the entire duration of the Real Sociedad game at the weekend in the Spanish La Liga. Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti started the Wales senior national team star on the bench and he was not subbed on before the game ended.

MADRID STAR TIPPED TO JOIN NEWCASTLE IN THE SUMMER

With Gareth Bale set to be leaving Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer, options are now slowly becoming available to him to choose from. While some reports believe that he could be quitting club football to focus on playing for the Wales national team and golf simultaneously, a lot of people still believe that as long as ailnither club are able to convince him, he could still sign for them instead. One of those people who believe that Bale could still sign for another club is Braciliaj legend Rivaldo.

The former Barcelona player has urged Bale to sign for English Premier League side Newcastle United, while also tipping the Tyneside outfit to convince the Welsh international star to join them. Bake is going to be a free agent in the summer and Madrid currently do not have any plans to offer him any new contract.

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