Gareth Bale 'tells Wales chiefs to appoint Craig Bellamy'

Bale 'tells Wales chiefs to appoint Bellamy'
© SilverHub
A report claims that Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey have been contacted by the Football Association of Wales for their thoughts on who should become Wales's next manager.

Gareth Bale has reportedly informed Wales chiefs that Craig Bellamy is his preferred choice to succeed Chris Coleman as manager of the national side.

Bellamy is one of four contenders for the job, along with Ryan Giggs, Osian Roberts and surprise candidate Mark Bowen, who stepped down from his Stoke City coaching role earlier this month.

Manchester United legend Giggs is the clear favourite to land the position, which became vacant in November when Coleman opted against signing a new contract.

According to the Daily Mail, however, Real Madrid forward Bale would prefer another of his former teammates in Bellamy - currently a part of Cardiff City's coaching setup - to get the job.

The report claims that Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has also been contacted by the Football Association of Wales for his thoughts, with an appointment expected to be made early next week.

Share this article now:
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Read Next:
Report: Giggs interviewed for Wales job
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CManchester CityMan City33283293256887
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd34235665263974
3Liverpool342010478354370
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs34208666313568
5Chelsea34196959342563
6Arsenal331661162451754
7Burnley341410103431352
8Leicester CityLeicester341111124947244
9Everton34119143954-1542
10Newcastle UnitedNewcastle33118143542-741
11Bournemouth35911154158-1738
12Watford34107174260-1837
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton34812143247-1536
14West Ham UnitedWest Ham33811144159-1835
15Huddersfield TownHuddersfield3498172754-2735
16Crystal Palace34810163654-1834
17Swansea CitySwansea3389162746-1933
18Southampton34514153353-2029
19Stoke CityStoke34610183164-3328
20West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom34412182752-2524

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand