Mark Griffiths and Bill Long chat about the FA Trophy, transfer priorities and Dior Angus’ contract extension. They also chat to man of the moment Russell Penn, manager of giant-killers Kidderminster Harriers, about his time at The Racecourse, managing Mark Carrington and his cup exploits. 00:00:12 Dior Angus and the transfer window 00:11:32 Russell Penn interview 00:36:24 Folkestone Invicta and Chester As always, DragonHeart is … Continue reading DRAGONHEART64 | Russell Penn, Giant-Killer
The last few years have seen a real revival for the 1980s. Affectionate nostalgia has been kindled for those far-off days of Band-Aid, leg warmers and Selina Scott. If you’re not middle-aged, you’ll have to take my word for it: those were all actual things in the 80s. My child of the 80s credentials are solid: First Album: “Parallel Lines” by Blondie. Favourite TV Show: … Continue reading A Kick From The Eighties
Chay Long and Mark Griffiths analyse the Nots County game and then chat to Hereford manager Josh Gowling about the effect COVID is having on non-league football, being on the receiving end of Adrian Cieslewicz’s ghost goal, and how preparation, open-mindedness and attention to detail helps managers make an impact on their club. Then, we look at two great cup upsets whose anniversaries were this … Continue reading DRAGONHEART63 | Ghostly Goals and Hair-Raising Feats
With no game this weekend, there’s no obstacle to indulging in every football fan’s favourite pastime: idle speculation. Gossiping, guessing and gushing about who your team will bring in during the transfer window is one of the most important elements of the modern game, and for Wrexham that’s never been more true than it is right now. After all, we’ve never had as much money … Continue reading The Shameless Wilshire Signs for Wrexham Other Targets Guy Clarke Holohan Robson-Kanu Haaland Mbappe Messi Lescott Grande Kardashian Depp Clickbait Transfer Window Post
Chay Long, Bill Long and Mark Griffiths discuss the Altrincham game and look back on 2021. As always, DragonHeart is available as both a podcast and a video. Continue reading DRAGONHEART62 | The 2021 Awards Ceremony
January was always going to be a massive month for us. Being restricted by transfer windows, when the rest of the division is unencumbered by such limits, meant we couldn’t complete all the deals we’d hoped to during the Summer. Considering that, going into next month with the top of the table within reach and a chance to add quality signings which would enable us … Continue reading The Month of Reckoning
Mark Griffiths reports on a 5th consecutive away win. Continue reading PODCAST | Altrincham 0 Wrexham 2
There was plenty to enjoy last Saturday, not least the fact that Gloucester City had the spirit to turn up for the match at all. With ten of their players laid low by COVID, they had every right to ask for a postponement or withdraw from the competition altogether. Instead, they turned up with a half-strength side bolstered by youth players and did themselves proud. … Continue reading Kwame’s Back!