Penrhiwfer boss Anthony Wathan says Cup victory over Pontypridd would be an excellent result

It's an all local affair for Penrhiwfer in the JD Welsh Cup as they host ambitious Division Two side Pontypridd Town in Round Two of Qualifying. The two sides are separated by four divisions but both sides have made impressive starts in their respective divisions in what is shaping up to

Cup debutants Pencoed Athletic hoping to progress further in prestigious Welsh Cup

In the county borough of Bridgend, lies Pencoed Athletic Amateur, a fifth tier Welsh team making their Welsh Cup debut this season. After overcoming Newcastle Emlyn in the Round One Qualifying stage, they've been given a chance to progress further having drawn Llantwit Fardre, a team who play in the division

Lower league sides ready for Welsh Cup run

Saturday afternoon will see a range of lower-league sides bid for a successful cup run in the JD Welsh Cup first qualifying round. The competition is one of the oldest-cups in football, having originated in 1887-88. Since its inception it has grown to become the most prestigious cup competition and alike

The reaction as Bala stun TNS to win Welsh Cup

Yesterday's shock Welsh Cup win for Bala sent shockwaves throughout Welsh football.  The Lakesiders who had never beaten The New Saints in the past 29 meetings between the two sides, pulled off an upset as Colin Caron's men came from behind to win their first ever Welsh Cup. Former Wrexham defender Jordan

Ambitious Harrison flattered by Hartlepool link

The New Saints manager Craig Harrison says he is “flattered” by reported interest from Hartlepool United, and admits his long-term future may lie away from Park Hall. Harrison is currently preparing his side for their JD Welsh Cup final against Bala Town on Sunday, with reports this week linking the former

Changes won’t make TNS any weaker, Valentine warns

Ryan Valentine says The New Saints will be a stiff test for Bala Town on Saturday, even if the newly-crowned Welsh Premier League champions decide to rotate their starting line-up. TNS arrive at Maes Tegid this weekend for a dress rehearsal of the JD Welsh Cup Final against the Lakesiders