FIFA President Congratulates The Saints

The New Saints have made history this season and have become the most successful Welsh club in Welsh Premier League history.

The Oswestry based club have won the Corbett Sports Welsh Premier League for a record eight times and on the back of the success, FIFA President Joseph Blatter has written to the President of the Football Association of Wales, Trefor Lloyd Hughes, congratulating The Saints.

In a letter dated 17th April 2014 from FIFA HQ in Zurich, Blatter wrote;

‘Please pass on my warmest congratulations to The New Saints on winning the national championship, they thus won their third consecutive championship and their eighth overall.

Please convey my warmest wishes to all of their players, the manager, the technical and medical staff as well as all of the team’s supporters, as each part of this organisation have no doubt been instrumental in their club’s victory.

On behalf of the world football community, I would like to thank The New Saints for the excitement they bring to fans of the beautiful game, and wish them all the best for the future.’

Click the link to read the official letter.

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