|Latest news - April 2000.
game is a sell-out.
Tickets for the Brazil friendly on May 23 have
been sold out. Phone lines were jammed and there
were long queues as fans tried to get their hands
on the tickets which went on sale today.
Tuesday, April 25th 2000.
Tickets for the Brazil friendly go on sale next
Tuesday and will probably be sold out within
days, also the FAW hopes to get permission from
the safety authority next week to increase the
stadium capacity to 72,500.
David Collins said:
by the volume of inquiries there will be
a stampede for tickets. Thousands failed
to get tickets for the Finland game."
avoid more disappointment I advise people
to buy early from Ticketline and the
other outlets at the Millennium Stadium
and WRU offices.
Thursday, April 20th 2000.
| New kit
| The FAW has
confirmed that Kappa will be the new kit
manufacturer of the Welsh team. Wales will wear
the strip for the first time against Norway in
October. The deal maybe worth more than £1m over
the next four years if Wales do well in the World
Cup and European Championship.
Jones injury blow.
| Paul Jones will miss the
rest season with a recurrence of his back injury
- and has been told there is a doubt whether
he'll be able to play again. He faces a three
month lay-off and hopes to return for the World
April 6th 2000.
at the Millennium?
| The Brazil game
has been confirmed by the FAW. Tickets go on sale
on April 25, prices £10(£5 concessions).
April 6th 2000.
The Brazilian FA has announced that they will be
playing Wales at the Millennium Stadium on May
23, the FAW has yet to confirm
the date. Confirmation of the game could come
within the next 24 hours.
April 5th 2000.