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Wales and the ECWC: The 1970s’ North-South Divide

For a sixth successive season, Welsh football has gone without representation in European competition beyond the month of July. The New Saints were the last survivors, going down 3-0 to Helsingborgs in the Champions League preliminaries. Earlier, Llanelli, Bangor, and Cefn Druids had been eliminated in the Europa League preliminaries. In this series, Lost Boyos … Continue reading

Wales and the ECWC: Success in the 1960s

The New Saints’ recent 3-0 loss to Helsingborgs ended Welsh involvement in European club football for the 2012-13 season. It was one week before the start of August. This kind of performance is no longer viewed as either a surprise – Llanelli were the last Welsh team to make into the calendar’s eighth month in the 2006-07 … Continue reading