Wales

Football news, features, previews and more can be found right here at Coral News. After an exciting Euro 2016, we now look ahead to a brand new Premier League season. How will champions Leicester fare this time around?

Why Gareth Bale can lead Wales to Nations League group win

| 04.09.2018

Can Bale lead a Wales fight back? The UEFA Nations League is finally upon us as this new-fangled European international tournament gives even the smallest nations an opportunity of making Euro 2020. Wales are a team with a point to prove. After that majestic run to the semi-finals at Euro 2016, they failed to qualify for the World Cup in Russia this year. They have since rebooted under new manager... more...

British Isles at Euro 2016 report: Wales

| 13.07.2016

Lee Gormley | July 12, 2016 Wales Euro 2016 review Following the conclusion of a fascinating Euro 2016 this summer, in which Portugal emerged as first-time victors in France, Coral are reviewing each of the British Isles nations’ performances across the Channel. Next, we look at Chris Coleman’s Wales, so read on to see who starred and flopped for the Dragons this summer… Stage of... more...

Ronaldo relishing record-breaking campaign after Portugal send Wales home

| 10.07.2016

Lee Gormley | July 7, 2016 Ronaldo breaks further records Wales’ gallant Euro 2016 run came to an end at the hands of an impressive Portugal side in Decines, as Cristiano Ronaldo inspired the Navigators to a 2-0 victory, booking their place in Sunday’s final showdown. On a night dubbed the battle between Real Madrid stars Gareth Bale and Ronaldo, it was the latter who stole the headlin... more...

Bale v Ronaldo: Which Real Madrid teammate has made biggest Euros impact?

| 06.07.2016

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | July 5, 2016 Punters can forgive the media’s indulgence in billing the Euro 2016 semi-final that pits Portugal against Wales as a battle between Real Madrid forward colleagues Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale. Bale v Ronaldo: who’s the Real deal? Despite promising performances from Portuguese prodigy Renato Sanches and the influence Aaron Ramsey has exerte... more...

Bet of the day: Wales’ Bale to bury free-kick in Euro 2016 semi-final

| 06.07.2016

Robbie Purves | July 6, 2016 Coral bet of the day Two of Gareth Bale’s three goals have come from direct free-kicks Just seven of his 20 goal attempts haven’t worked the keeper Bale is joint second top-scorer at Euro 2016 Bale 10/1 to bury direct free-kick Real Madrid maestro Gareth Bale will look to assert himself as Los Blancos’ most valuable asset, as he sets his sights on Cristiano Ronal... more...

You can call me Hal: What next for Wales Euros star Robson-Kanu?

| 06.07.2016

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | July 6, 2016 Free agent footballers are often ones down on their luck, so to see Hal Robson-Kanu score another memorable goal for Wales (complete with Cruyff turn) at Euro 2016 is the epitome of that sporting cliche about playing yourself into the shop window. Adaptable Dragons forward Robson-Kanu, 27, has been released by Reading this summer, and mere hours after his ... more...

Euro 2016 semi-finals: Real duo Ronaldo and Bale battle as Portugal collide with Wales

| 06.07.2016

Lee Gormley | July 4, 2016 Portugal v Wales Euro 2016 semi-final Wednesday, July 6th Kick-off: 20:00 BST Parc Olympique Lyonnais, Decines Live on ITV Portugal clash with in-form Welshmen Real Madrid stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale will come face-to-face in France on Wednesday night as their respective nations Portugal and Wales collide in the Euro 2016 semi-finals, a fixture which the hero... more...

Euro 2016: Why heroic Home Nation Wales are worth a wager to go all the way

| 05.07.2016

Holly Thackeray | July 2, 2016 ​Forget Iceland, it is Wales’ Dragons that are the darlings of Euro 2016, and the outsiders with the best chance of beating the likes of France, Portugal, Italy and Germany to the European Championship crown. Chris Coleman’s contingent had their outright odds slashed dramatically by Coral on Friday evening, from 25/1 to just 8/1 to become champions of Eur... more...

New customer offer: Wales a tremendous 10/1 to qualify for Euro 2016 final

| 04.07.2016

Holly Thackeray | July 5, 2016 The end of an enthralling Euro 2016 is fast approaching – so why not snap up Coral’s latest new customer offer while you can? There are only four teams left to fight it out for a place in the final and we have a fantastic flutter for prospective punters to enjoy. Tournament sensations and last Home Nation standing Wales are available in our excellent intr... more...

Euro 2016 team of the quarter-finals: Welsh Dragons dominate in Coral’s excellent XI

| 04.07.2016

Robbie Purves | July 4, 2016 With the Euro 2016 quarter-finals over and nations start dreaming of European glory, Coral writers select a starting XI plus substitutes of top performers from the round. So, to find out who made the cut, read on… Goalkeeper: Gianluigi Buffon (Italy) Evergreen 38-year-old veteran Buffon showed superb form at the tournament and carried it into the Azzurri’s ... more...