Wednesday 25th July 2018 | Cyncoed Campus Football Ground Cardiff Met Uni FC 1-1 Gloucester City | Pre-season Friendly Attendance: unsure | Admission: £3 A friend who isn’t really into Welsh football asked me recently why The New Saints dominate the Welsh Premier League (WPL). The easiest answer to give was ‘Mike Harris’ millions’. It … Continue reading Archers



Wednesday 11th July 2018 | Tonyrefail Leisure Centre Pontypridd FC 0-7 AFC Porth | Pre-season Friendly (Kinsman-Hacker Cup) Attendance: c. 60 Admission: FREE (commemorative match programme £1) “Isn’t this a good ground for football!” This is how the Glamorgan Free Press match report of the original Pontypridd Football Club’s (or Pontypridd AFC, as they were … Continue reading Rebirth

Pontypridd FC: Who are they and what are their ambitions?

On May 19th Pontypridd Town AFC won 3-1 at Ammanford to clinch promotion to Welsh League Division One. Less than 24 hours before a tweet was posted on Twitter by an account calling itself Pontypridd FC, claiming to be a phoenix of the original Pontypridd football club, which played in the Southern League and reached … Continue reading Pontypridd FC: Who are they and what are their ambitions?