“Don’t take me residence, please don’t take me residence, I simply don’t wanna go to work! It’s like 2016 once more!”
This was the triumphant cry from talkSPORT’s Adrian Durham as Wales, a nation he has greater than a smooth spot for, superior to the last-16 of Euro 2020.
They have been crushed 1-Zero by Italy on Sunday however sealed second spot in Group A as they completed above Switzerland on objective distinction.
The European run could have Wales followers dreaming of the same journey to what they skilled at Euro 2016, which noticed them attain the semi-finals.
Former Welsh worldwide Dean Saunders could be very optimistic in regards to the workforce as he heaped large reward on Rob Web page, who has stood in for supervisor Ryan Giggs this summer season.
Saunders additionally defined how the defeat in Rome will make Wales stronger as a gaggle.
“The gamers we had in 2016 like Sam Vokes, Hal Robson-Kanu, James Collins, Ashley Williams, Neil Taylor, Joe Ledley – they’ve all gone,” Saunders informed talkSPORT.
“Ryan Giggs has determined to vary the whole thing however he’s saved Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey and Joe Allen and he’s added kids to the group. Web page has taken over, you need to say it’s a tough job as assistant to step up however all the pieces he’s finished to this point has been proper.
“He’s received us via to the latter phases now and the gamers’ spirit is even stronger now after that end result, regardless that we’ve misplaced.
“They’ve proved that they will all dig in collectively and we’ve received over the road, simply!”