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Stephen McPhail Diagnosed With Cancer

by Aaron Hill

Cardiff City player, and former captain, Stephen McPhail has been diagnosed with cancer, a club statement has revealed. The statement read: “Cardiff City midfielder Stephen McPhail has been diagnosed with a stage one malt lymphoma, previously known as a pseudo lymphoma. Treatment is expected to last for three weeks with a return to playing football […]

Wales manager John Toshack (R) chats to Ashley Williams during Wales Football training at the Vale Hotel on October 7, 2008 in Cardiff, Wales. 0

Ashley’s Flying High

by Aaron Hill

£4.50 an hour. That is what the new Wales captain, Ashley Williams, was earning, as a waiter just six years ago while he plied his trade part-time for Hednesford Town. Nowadays, things are a bit more comfortable for Ashley. The Wolverhampton-born Welshman was, this week, named both Wales’ Player of the Year for 2009, and […]

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Swansea City – Second Season Syndrome?

by Aaron Hill

Swansea City; a footballing enigma to many have had a somewhat patchy history. In the past 25 years, they have been everywhere from top of the old Division 1, to saving themselves from relegation from the Football League on the last day of the football season. With liquidation looking inevitable at times, it is perhaps […]