I find the rough treatment meted out to ex-players tiresome when they return to their old clubs (except for those special circumstances where they made a mess before departing, of course!) I’d rather look at how an old boy is doing and feel pride that they’re doing okay without us. Carlos Edwards set up a goal last week; John Ruddy continues to carve out a … Continue reading Walker Flourishes on S4C
While Andy Morrell is naturally at the forefront of our minds, there’s another player who gave terrific service in a Wrexham shirt on the verge of a genuine achievement in the early days of his managerial career. Mark McGregor was one of the best young discoveries of Brian Flynn’s long reign at The Racecourse, and he could pull off an impressive coup in the Welsh … Continue reading Mark McGregor, As Quietly Impressive As Ever
Recently, I bumped into former Red and current Bala Town maestro Mark Jones in town. The 28 year old who had two spells at Wrexham with a year at Rochdale in-between, has been Welsh Premier League football for 3 years now after being released at the end of the 2009-10 season. A legend in his own right for his commitment and utterly unbelievable performances in … Continue reading That Boy Jonah!