We will all agree that Wales boast one of many higher nationwide anthems.
Up there with France and Italy, the Dragons belted out ‘Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau’ [‘Old Land of My Fathers’] in Baku forward of their opening Euro 2020 match towards Switzerland.
With a restricted variety of followers in attendance, we may hear the beautiful singing voices of Dan James, Aaron Ramsey and Gareth Bale – however there have been round 2,000 Welsh followers in Azerbaijan to affix in.
In a transfer that’s changing into more and more common amongst worldwide sports activities groups, Wales all stood sideways in unison to face their followers and their flags.
Designed as a present of patriotism earlier than the sport, Portugal celebrity Cristiano Ronaldo and Argentina goalkeeper Willy Caballero had been amongst these to show their heads to sing their nationwide anthems on the 2018 World Cup.
Italy actually proved that roaring the nationwide anthem will be fairly efficient on Friday night time, as a 3-Zero victory over Turkey adopted their ferocious rendition of ‘Il Canto degli Italiani’ [‘The Song of the Italians’]
Nevertheless, Brazil followers will inform you it solely goes up to now, as some of the passionate deliveries of an anthem in soccer historical past preceded their 7-1 defeat at house to Germany within the 2014 World Cup.