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Wales to get open top bus welcome after Euro 2016

A 2-0 defeat by Portugal in Lyon on Wednesday brought Wales' presence at the championship to an end.

By: AP | Paris | Published: July 7, 2016 6:00:19 pm
Euro 2016, Euro 2016 news, Euro 2016 updates, Euro updates, Wales, Wales Portugal, Wales defeat, sports news, sports, football news, Football There will be a presentation to the players and coaching staff as well as music. (Source: Reuters)

Wales fans will get the chance to welcome home the European Championship semifinalist Friday with an open-top bus parade through the streets of Cardiff and a performance by Welsh band Manic Street Preachers. (RESULTS | STANDINGS)

A 2-0 defeat by Portugal in Lyon on Wednesday brought Wales’ presence at the championship to an end.

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As well as the bus parade, The Football Association of Wales is opening Cardiff City Stadium on Friday.

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There will be a presentation to the players and coaching staff as well as music.

FAW chief executive Jonathan Ford said: “We feel this event is a great way of everyone celebrating what has been a historic period for Welsh football.

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