Wrexham achieved their most home wins in a season since 1970, one short of the club record. Wrexham equaled their 3rd highest ever points total if points totals are adjusted to 3 pts for a win. Wrexham achieved their highest points total since 2012. Matty Sargent made his league debut. Jack Thorn made his professional debut. Christian Dibble has saved 3 penalties out of 4 … Continue reading #WxmAnorak | Wrexham AFC 2 Harrogate Town 1
Perhaps it’s the desperation to get out of the National League which dictates Wrexham fans mood, or perhaps a sense that an opportunity to win the league has slipped away, but if you were take the online mood as an accurate measure of how we feel at the moment, the least you’d say is there’s a vague sense of dissatisfaction. Online comments aren’t an accurate … Continue reading Just How Good Has Wrexham AFC’s Season Been?
Awards season is upon us, and it’s appropriate to look back at the players who have made the greatest contribution to our promotion challenge, and are therefore in contention for the Player of the Season award. For me, it’s hard to look beyond Shaun Pearson. Last year he rightly won the award as a consequence of his leadership and fierce defending, and this season he … Continue reading Who Will Be Wrexham AFC’s Player of the Season?
Our record against Harrogate Town picked up dramatically when Akil Wright scored past them in our FA Cup qualifying round replay last October. Until that point we’d played 332 minutes against them and never scored. Luke Young added a second to secure our place in the first round. (No highlights are available due to FA restrictions – here’s the podcast!) Previously we’d travelled to Wetherby … Continue reading Wrexham AFC Look To End On A High Note
Wrexham equal club record for most clean sheets in a season (26 in 1973-4). Kieran Kennedy scored his second goal of the season, and the third of his career. Kennedy’s career record before his first Wrexham goal: 1 goal in 72 appearances. Since then: 2 goals in 7 appearances. Wrexham have won 5 of their last 7 home games 1-0. Wrexham’s first win on Good … Continue reading #WxmAnorak | Wrexham AFC 1 Sutton United 0
Wrexham match their biggest win away to Barnet, also achieved in 1993-4 and 2006-7. First time in his career that Akil Wright has scored in consecutive matches. Akil Wright has scored six goals this season: previous best is 3. Akil Wright is now Wrexham’s equal top scorer this season. Akil Wright has scored 4 goals in his last 11 games. He scored 6 in his … Continue reading #WxmAnorak | Barnet 1 Wrexham 2
Wrexham got back to winning ways last Saturday, which was absolutely essential if we are to build some momentum as we challenge for promotion. However, it was how we went about our business which, ultimately, might prove to be as important as the result. I’m in danger of coming down with a Repetitive Strain Injury from typing the phrase “we need to address our lack … Continue reading Has Hughes Solved Wrexham’s Attacking Puzzle?
After a poor start, our record at Barnet has actually become rather impressive. We lost our first two matches at their old ground, Underhill, the most notorious defeat coming in January 1993. We were pushing for promotion, and The Bees were one of our rivals in what had become a four-horse race. However, we travelled south troubled by an injury to star striker Gary Bennett … Continue reading Wrexham AFC Must Avoid Dodgy Barnet Performance