#EUROfantasy: Bank on Wales’ Bale

Wales are in dreamland following their progress into the quarter-finals of UEFA EURO 2016, and Mark Pitman explains how you too can benefit from Gareth Bale and Co. The post #EUROfantasy: Bank on Wales’ Bale appeared first on
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Wales, Belgium vie for Euro 2016 golden ticket

Lille (France) (AFP) – History awaits the victors as Wales talisman Gareth Bale and rejuvenated Belgium star Eden Hazard lead their respective golden generations into battle in Friday’s Euro 2016 quarter-final in Lille. Belgium, second in the FIFA ranking, are desperate to make good on their squad’s vast potential and reach a first major semi-final since the 1986 World Cup...
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Bale says Euro 2016 clash with Belgium is biggest game for Wales

Dinard (France) (AFP) – Gareth Bale has branded Wales’s Euro 2016 quarter-final clash with Belgium on Friday as the nation’s biggest game in decades. Having ended a 58-year wait to reach a major tournament, Chris Coleman’s men have already matched the achievement of the 1958 team who reached the World Cup quarter-finals in Sweden before they were knocked out by a Pele goal...
Via World Soccer Talk
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Bale braced for Wales' biggest game in half a century

Gareth Bale has branded Wales' Euro 2016 quarter-final clash with Belgium as the country's biggest game in more than 50 years.Chris Coleman's side, the only one of the home nations left in France in their first major tournament since 1958, take on highly-fancied Belgium for a place in the last four.Bale, who has scored three goals in their four games so far, said the game was Wales...
Via Fox Sports
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

European tournament expansion: Smart decision by UEFA brass

When first announced, the expansion of the European soccer tournament field to 24 teams seemed like a poor decision. The European Championship is a tournament that holds a sort of prestige that many argue the World Cup has started to lack.  When the World Cup expanded from 24 to 32 teams in 1998, it brought with it a large amount of overmatched competition. Normally, as a tournament field...
Via The Sports Quotient
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Northern Ireland primed for Bale in Euro ‘cup tie’, says coach

Paris (AFP) – Northern Ireland coach Michael O’Neill is counting on more defensive heroics to counter the threat posed by Gareth Bale in Saturday’s British “cup tie” against Wales in the last 16 of Euro 2016 in Paris. Northern Ireland reached the knockout stages as one of four best third-place sides having come through a challenging group featuring world champions Germany...
Via World Soccer Talk
5 days ago  |  Discuss

History suggests Golden Boot could be Bale’s

Wales forward Gareth Bale has joined an elite group of players to have scored in every EURO group stage game – we look what happened next for the previous six. The post History suggests Golden Boot could be Bale’s appeared first on
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale hungry for more Euro goals

Gareth Bale has scored two goals in two games, and he's ready for more.The Wales forward, who scored with free kicks in each of his previous matches at the European Championship, will be looking for another when his team plays Russia in their final Group B match on Monday.Wales has impressed in its first major tournament since the 1958 World Cup, beating Slovakia and putting in a...
Via Associated Press
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gareth Bale scores long-range free kick against England

A largely uneventful first half in Lens was punctuated by a moment of magic from Welsh superstar Gareth Bale, as he hit a free-kick from distance that beat Joe Hart. Neither Wales nor England generated much during the first half, though England did enjoy the majority of possession. England couldn’t do much with the ball, and apart from a Raheem Sterling miss, the English had...
Via The Comeback
13 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gareth Bale scores the first ever goal in Euros for Wales

Wales hasn’t had much success at the national level in international soccer. In fact, Euro 2016 is the first ever European Championship that the country is taking part in, and they’ve only been to one World Cup, way back in 1958. During Saturday afternoon’s match with Slovakia, Gareth Bale (of course) scored the first-ever goal for Wales in Euro and the country’s first goal...
Via The Comeback
18 days ago  |  Discuss

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