"I was too soft on the players. I felt sorry for them because of the hard time they had had with their clubs over Christmas and the new year," Gould said.
Gould has left Ian Rush, Mark Hughes, Ryan Giggs and David Phillips at home, while Switzerland, England's first opponents in Euro 96 in England in June, name six of the side that lost at Wembley in November.
WALES: Coyne (Tranmere), Robinson (Charlton), Bowen (Norwich), Symons (Man City), Coleman (Blackburn), Legg (Birmingham), Horne (Everton), Jones (Wimbledon), Pembridge (Sheffield Wed), Hartson (Arsenal), Taylor (Sheffield Utd). Substitutes: Marriott (Wrexham), Edwards (Swansea), Speed (Leeds), Goss (Norwich), Phillips (Wrexham), Davies (Man Utd), Savage (Crewe).
SWITZERLAND: Pascolo (Servette), Vogel, Vega (both Grasshopper Zurich), Henchoz (Hamburg), Quentin (Sion), Wicky (Sion), Ohrel (St-Etienne), Sforza (Bayern Munich), Turkyilmaz (Grasshopper Zurich), Grassi (Stade Rennais), Chapuisat (Borussia Dortmund).Reuse content