Welsh Football League MD17 Preview – can Goytre United make it a ‘Port Talbot clean sweep’ and the matches to look out for across the WFL this weekend

After Storm Caroline reduced the Welsh Football League programme to just six games last weekend, a fairer weather forecast for this one means there should be plenty of football. There are no longer runaway leaders in any of the three divisions and the battles are both top and bottom of each

STM Sports boss Gareth Morgan returns to former club AFC Porth this weekend with his side aiming to maintain their promotion push

Gareth Morgan will take his STM Sports side up the Rhondda Valley this weekend to play AFC Porth in Welsh Football League Division Two. As it stands STM Sports are 4th in the table and vying for consecutive promotions. Porth, who finished 5th last season, currently sit bottom having lost every

Welsh Football League Preview (MD16) – Goytre United v Afan Lido square off in local derby plus the rest of WFL1-3

We are officially at the halfway stage of the Welsh Football League season – in terms of matchdays at least. However, as only one club (Port Talbot Town) has fulfilled every fixture to date there is still plenty of football to be played. This week sees the first set of return

Welsh Football League Preview – STM Sports v Caldicot Town and a look at what action awaits across all three divisions

While the Welsh Cup takes centre stage this weekend in Welsh football there is still plenty of league action for those whose cup dream is over for another year. In South Wales there are 19 fixtures in the Welsh Football League across all three divisions and here’s a preview of

MATCH REPORT: Pontypridd Town 2-1 Caldicot Town – strong first half showing gives Ponty the points in top of the table clash

Goals from Ellis Bellamy and Andrew Smith in a dominant first-half display helped Pontypridd Town to a narrow home win over Caldicot Town in the battle of the top two in Welsh Football League Division Two. Leaders Caldicot Town travelled to USW Sports Park as Divison Two’s form side, unbeaten in

AFC Porth appoint Ton Pentre Youth manager Ryan Betteney as new boss

AFC Porth have promoted captain Ryan Betteney to First Team Manager after club stalwart Stuart Brock stood down from the role.  It comes after Betteney left his post as Youth Team Manager at Division One side Ton Pentre after a successful period at the club. Betteney took his youthful Bulldogs side to

MATCH PREVIEW – Pontypridd Town v Caldicot Town – it’s second hosting first in WL2 this weekend

Of the 24 fixtures scheduled to take place in the Welsh Football League this weekend arguably the most eye-catching will take place at USW Sports Park where Pontypridd Town will host Caldicot Town in a Division Two clash that pits second place against first. Pontypridd Town are many people’s picks for

MATCH REPORT: AFC Porth 2-3 Pontardawe Town – despite another defeat there is plenty of promise for the Black Dragons under new management

AFC Porth’s wretched start to the season continued as they were narrowly beaten by Pontardawe Town in a feisty encounter at Dinas Park that saw the home side finish the match with nine men.  In new manager, Ryan Betteney’s first official game in charge the Black Dragons produced a spirited display,

Football Association of Wales considering restructure of Welsh football pyramid

Welsh football could be set for an overhaul as the Football Association of Wales have pondered the idea of a possible restructuring of the pyramid system. The Welsh Football League and the Cymru Alliance would be the most affected, which could bring an end to the Mid Wales League, should the

What JD Welsh Cup Third Round ties should be considered for television coverage? 

The draw for the FAW JD Welsh Cup was made today and has drawn up some potentially tasty ties. With 32 sides left in the competition, the Welsh Premier League outfit were introduced into the competition and thus has thrown up some spectacular ties where some South Wales clubs will