Chris Coleman has applauded Welsh football's 'golden generation' for handling the pressure that comes with that tag.
Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey and company have long been hailed as the group who would end Wales' agonising wait to reach a major tournament for the first time since the 1958 World Cup.
But it never happened until now, Wales reaching next summer's European Championship in France after losing only one of their 10 games to finish runners-up to Belgium in Group B.
"A lot of people said...
Wales finished their memorable Euro 2016 campaign on a winning note as Aaron Ramsey and Gareth Bale crowned a Cardiff party with second-half goals against Andorra.
The 2-0 victory was not enough for Wales to win Group B as Belgium took top spot by beating Israel in Brussels.
But that will not matter to Welsh fans who had turned up in their thousands in a sell-out Cardiff City Stadium crowd to mark the nation reaching its first major tournament since the 1958 World Cup.
The party atmosphere was understandable...