Wales

Wales

Additional Info

  • Abbreviation: FAW
  • Association: Football Association of Wales
  • Founded: 02.02.1876
  • Nickname: The Dragons (Welsh: Y Dreigiau)
  • Traditional kit colors: red-green
  • National anthem: Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau (Old Land of My Fathers)
  • Ground: Cardiff City Stadium / Millenium Stadium
  • Top scorer: Ian Rush (28)
  • Most caps: Neville Southall (92)
  • First match: Scotland 4–0 Wales (Glasgow, Scotland; 26 March 1876)
  • Biggest win: Wales 11–0 Ireland (Wrexham, Wales; 3 March 1888)
  • Highest loss: Scotland 9–0 Wales (Glasgow, Scotland; 23 March 1878)
  • Appearances at World Cups: Appearances 1 (First in 1958) Best result Quarter-finals, 1958