Preview: JD Welsh Cup reaches semi-final stage as competition hots up

Welsh Cup semi-final preview

This week sees the semi-finals of the JD Welsh Cup take centre stage, as Connah's Quay Nomads face Bangor City and Newtown take on Aberystwyth Town with a place in this year's final at stake. The Nomads and the Citizens, who are currently joint-second on 54 points in the JD Welsh

The race for Europe: Five games to go in dramatic finale

Jay Owen Connah's Quay

With just five games to go in the JD Welsh Premier League, the title is all but wrapped up thanks to The New Saints' victory over Bala Town on Friday evening. But the same can't be said for the race for the race for Europe. Heading into the final few weeks, the

Welsh Cup quarter-finals round-up: Nomads, Aber and Newtown progress

JD Welsh Cup

Connah's Quay Nomads, Aberystwyth Town and Newtown joined Bangor in the semi-finals of the JD Welsh Cup this evening, with wins over TNS, Carmarthen Town and Llandudno respectively. The Nomads pulled off a memorable victory at the Deeside Stadium, as a Michael Bakare goal and Callum Morris' spot-kick meant that The

Williams dreaming of Welsh Cup final, but focus firmly on Newtown game

Iwan Williams

Llandudno manager Iwan Williams admits his team are throwing the towel in too early in games, but hopes to rectify the situation and find a solution, starting with this weekend's important Welsh Cup quarter-final against Newtown.  Williams reached the semi-final stages of the competition last season whilst manager of Caernarfon Town,

Miners boss Mullins excited for quarter-final tie as Penydarren look to create history


It's been a brilliant season so far for Penydarren Boys and Girls Club, who are unbeaten in the South Wales Alliance Premier Division, and are still in contention in the WJ Owen Cup, the FAW Trophy and face Bangor City in the Welsh Cup quarter-final this weekend. After a dramatic win

Pontypridd Town AFC 1-2 Penydarren BGC – Pen’s unbeaten run continues as they shock the Dragons

Penydarren kept their unbeaten record alive as they saw off Pontypridd Town, who play three divisions above them, at the USW Sport Park. Two goals from the in-form Chris Colvin-Owens were enough to put his side through to the quarter-finals of the JD Welsh Cup. It was Penydarren who started the

JD Welsh Cup Round Four Round-Up – Penydarren continue unbeaten run to reach Quarter-Finals

Fifth-tier Penydarren claimed a scalp over higher league opposition to progress to Quarter-Finals of the Welsh Cup.  Christopher Colvin-Owens who was named Player of Round in the previous round was the hero again as he netted a brace at the USW Sport Park. It was a weekend of high-scoring games, including a