Wrexham AFC v Chesterfield: An Unhappy Affair

We beat Chesterfield 6-1 in our first meeting back in 1921, with two players scoring a hat trick, but since then things haven’t gone our way in this fixture. Ted Regan and Bill Cotton were fighting over the match ball on that occasion, but we only won one of our next nine games against Chesterfield. The die was cast. With 114 clashes under our belt, … Continue reading Wrexham AFC v Chesterfield: An Unhappy Affair

PREVIEW: Wrexham AFC v Barrow AFC

Wrexham need to get back to winning ways in the league after seeing their interest in the FA Cup end so disappointingly last Saturday. The defeat to Gainsborough Trinity ended a run of seven unbeaten cup ties at The Racecourse, and that last defeat was to a Football League club: Oxford United beat us 2-1 in December 2013 in the FA Cup despite Joe Clarke … Continue reading PREVIEW: Wrexham AFC v Barrow AFC

PREVIEW: Gateshead FC v Wrexham FC

Here’s my column from last week’s Leader. It forms part of the paper’s comprehensive pre-match coverage every Friday, featuring interviews, an in-depth look at the opposition and lots of statistical analysis. All content in the column (c) http://www.leaderlive.co.uk. Gateshead away might be a tough match to negotiate if we want to keep our dreams of Wembley alive, but in recent years we’ve enjoyed the trip … Continue reading PREVIEW: Gateshead FC v Wrexham FC