REPORTS | Wales are set to play their home matches in England

Wales playing home matches in England over the next 12 months is a serious possibility moving forward, according to a report from Wales Online.

The ground it is set to remain a medical facility until the end of October, as part of an open-ended agreement between the WRU and the NHS.

The report has suggested that Wembley and the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium are both being seriously considered as potential venues with the Principality out of order.

The largest capacity Welsh venue would be the Cardiff City Stadium at 33,000, which means the WRU would have to refund tickets for the Autumn internationals.

Wayne Pivac’s Wales are due to host Scotland in a rearranged Six Nations fixture on October 31 and then entertain New Zealand, South Africa, Argentina and Fiji in November.


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Ranked! The 5 worst Premiership signings of the 2019/20 season

Oh dear, oh dear. However much we will them on, sometimes deals just don’t turn out the way we hoped – or anything like it, as these disasters demonstrate.

5. Niki Goneva (Harlequins)

Described by the club as ‘a real coup’ and ‘deadly finisher’ when the winger joined from relegated Newcastle Falcons last summer. However, it appears that the 35-year-old, who has been a prolific try scorer throughout his career, is finally starting to slow down. He didn’t cross the whitewash in his six Premiership outings for Quins this season.

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