Wales boss Robert Page close to signing ‘exciting’ long-term contract


Wales supervisor Robert Web page is with regards to signing a brand new “long-term” contract, in step with FAW president Steve Williams.

Web page has been in command of the nationwide workforce since stepping in for Ryan Giggs – to begin with on a short lived foundation – when the previous Manchester United winger was once put on depart in November 2020.

Giggs sooner or later stood down as Wales boss in June of this 12 months forward of a home violence trial which is ongoing. He has pleaded no longer accountable to all fees.

Wales certified for the Global Cup in June (David Davies/PA)

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After taking Wales to the ultimate 16 of Euro 2020, Web page – who up to now served as Giggs’ assistant – led the rustic to their first Global Cup since 1958, sealing qualification by way of a memorable play-off victory over Ukraine in Cardiff in June.

Williams says he and FAW leader govt Noel Mooney have held complicated talks with Web page over recent phrases.

“Noel Mooney and myself are running with Rob and his agent on a thrilling, long-term contract,” Williams advised BBC Game Wales.

“We’re dotting the i’s and crossing the t’s and palms crossed we’ll have the ability to make a statement within the drawing close weeks.”

Wales start their Global Cup marketing campaign in opposition to the USA on November 21 sooner than additionally going through Iran and England in Staff B.