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Wednesday, January 19, 2022

From Cardiff to Qatar – Could it be Wales and Scotland – where is Joe Jordan?

The World Cup draw has given Wales a real chance of World Cup qualification with a semi final against Austria and – if successful – a home tie in the final against either Scotland or Ukraine who will meet at Hampden Park.

The draw this afternoon threw out some interesting possibilities -one of them being the potential of Wales v Scotland and the other being a single game shoot out between Portugal and Italy, at least one of whom will miss out on the World Cup final stages.

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The semi finals draw

Wales v Austria
Scotland v Ukraine
Wales/Austria v Scotland/Ukraine

Italy v N Macedonia
Portugal v Turkey
Portugal/Turkey v Italy/N Macedonia

Russia v Poland
Sweden v Czech Republic
Russia/Poland v Sweden/Czech Republic

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Ties will be played between 24 and 29 March 2022

Robert Page: “We’ve given ourselves a great opportunity.

“We’ve worked ever so hard to finish second and get that home draw.

“We’ve got everything to play for.”

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Phil Sumblerhttp://www.planetswans.co.uk
Been watching the Swans since the very late 1970s and running the Planet Swans website (in all its current and previous guises since the summer of 2001 As it stood JackArmy.net was right at the forefront of some of the activity against Tony Petty back in 2001, breaking many of the stories of the day as fans stood against the actions where the local media failed. Was involved with the Swans Supporters Trust from 2005, for the large part as Chairman before standing down in the summer of 2020.

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