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Preston North End 1-3 Cardiff City: Late strikes see Bluebirds leapfrog Preston into play-offs – #WelshSportsNews

Cardiff City leapfrogged Preston North End to move into the Championship play-off places with a 3-1 win at Deepdale. Substitute Nathaniel Mendez-Laing capped a fine team move to put the Bluebirds 2-1 up on 81 minutes, before Robert Glatzel made the win safe in stoppage time with a deflected finish. Cardiff took the lead when Joe Ralls rose to head home Dion Sanderson’s cross midway through the second half. Daniel Johnson’s 12th goal this season levelled the game four minutes later. Cardiff move to sixth in the Championship, three points above Preston who sink to seventh and out of the
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Sports News / Football News – Nations League Fixtures 2020-2021…

England will play world number one team Belgium, Denmark and Iceland in League A of the 2020-21 Nations League. Wales will face the Republic of Ireland, Finland and Bulgaria in League B, while Northern Ireland are grouped with Austria, Norway and Romania. Scotland, also in League B, will play the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Euro 2020 play-off opponents Israel. The first group games take place in September this year, with the finals scheduled for the summer. Groups in full: League A Group one Group two Group three Group four Netherlands England Portugal Switzerland Italy Belgium France Spain Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Welsh Sports News – Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan looking to concentrate more on the bluebirds…

Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan has reportedly sold half of his stake in MLS club Los Angeles FC – and plans to sell off the other half as well. The shares already sold, purported to be worth around $70m, are said to have been bought by a group of individuals within the club, who are already planning to buy the rest of his stake, too. Tan owned 20 percent of LAFC but his shareholding is now said to have been reduced to just 10 percent, according to the LA Times .   It all points to a streamlining of Tan’s footballing portfolio, helping
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Cardiff City v Nottingham Forest – 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿⚽️📰

Follow live text coverage from 19:15 GMT on Tuesday Line-ups Cardiff 12Smithies 2Sanderson 4Morrison 16Nelson 3Bennett 6Vaulks 15Pack 33Hoilett 13Paterson 11Murphy 9Glatzel Substitutes 1Etheridge 5Flint 7Bacuna 8Ralls 20Whyte 23Ward 24B Smith Nottm Forest 30Samba 11Cash 3Figueiredo 4Worrall 2Ribeiro 8Watson 22Yates 23Lolley 28Silva 19Ameobi 7Grabban Substitutes 10Carvalho 14Diakhaby 16Jenkinson 17Semedo 20Dawson 34Walker 49Muric Referee: Steve Martin Cardiff City will be without midfielder Lee Tomlin when they welcome Nottingham Forest in the Championship on Tuesday. Tomlin missed their defeat by Stoke City on Saturday due to a knee injury that he picked up in training and is now out for at least
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Aaron Ramsey could go to United as part of a Juventus bid for Pogba 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿🇫🇷⚽️📰

Juventus will offer Manchester United Wales star Aaron Ramsey and French international midfielder Adrien Rabiot in a bid to re-sign Paul Pogba this summer. Ramsey’s first season in Serie A hasn’t gone to plan, with game-time in short supply and injuries hampering his influence. Rumours of a return to the Premier League emerged earlier this week, with United and former club Arsenal mentioned as possible destinations for the Welshman. For more on this story and other news please follow the link.
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