Tag Archives: Wales


When is a UFWC title match not a UFWC title match?

When is a FIFA ‘A’ match not a FIFA ‘A’ match? That is the question. Unfortunately it’s not always a question that’s easy to answer, and that can cause a bit of a headache for us here at the UFWC. In most cases, UFWC title matches are FIFA ‘A’ accredited matches. According to FIFA, international […]


Italy vs Wales 1988

Italy 0-1 Wales 4 June 1988Friendly, Mario Rigamenti Stadium, Brescia, ItalyScorer: Rush (Wales) UFWC champs Italy played this warm-up friendly just six days before their opening match in the 1988 European Championships. The Italians had taken the unofficial title from official world champions Argentina 12 months previously. They then went on an eight-game unbeaten run, […]