Britain's Prince Charles, Prince of Wales (AFP)
Britain's Prince of Wales, Prince Charles, has sent a message to the Wales football team, wishing it luck in Wednesday's European Championship semifinal match against Portugal.
''As you prepare for what will be - so far - the most important night in the history of Welsh football, I did just want to send you all my special thoughts and wishes,'' Prince Charles said.
''Throughout the whole championship, you have set an inspiring example of teamwork and sportsmanship and I have no doubt that in this latest game you will continue to give your country even greater cause for pride.''
''Dymuniadau gorau ichi I gyd,'' ("Best wishes to all of you''), the heir to the throne wrote in the Celtic language of Welsh.
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