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Wrexham 4 Bangor City 0 19th December 2000: Welsh Premier Cup Group A Wrexham 4   Bangor City 0 (J. Roberts o.g. 9, Sam 29, Thomas 55, Barrett 85)     Reds Ease Into Last Eight The inevitable was confirmed at a low-key Racecourse tonight when, before a sparse crowd and with a line-up chosen with more than half an eye on next Saturday’s league … Continue reading banh

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5th September 2000: 10th February 2001: Nationwide League Division Two Oldham Athletic 5   Wrexham 1 (Corazzin 10, 44, 46, 56, Rickers 55)   (Edwards 32) Coruscating Corazzin Humiliates Reds This was Wrexham’s first defeat of 2001, and it was as emphatic as the scoreline suggests. Canadian striker Carlo Corazzin, an erstwhile transfer target of Brian Flynn, got a consolation goal at The Racecourse when … Continue reading olda

PREVIEW Tranmere Rovers v Wrexham AFC

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. The stakes are high at Prenton Park tomorrow, but at least we go into the match knowing that our last trip to Tranmere saw us equal our … Continue reading PREVIEW Tranmere Rovers v Wrexham AFC

PREVIEW:Torquay United 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. With the FA Trophy semi-final balanced on a knife edge, let’s hope history repeats itself. Six times in our history Wrexham have won the first game of … Continue reading PREVIEW:Torquay United v Wrexham FC

Walker Flourishes on S4C

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

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Swansea City faw final 14th May 2001: F.A.W. Premier Cup Final Swansea City 0   Wrexham 2     (Trundle 49, McGregor 58) Nice and Easy Does It! Wrexham affirmed their domination of Welsh football in general and the Premier Cup in particular with their third victory in the tournament’s four year history, triumphing comfortably at the Vetch Field. Appropriately, victory came through headed goals … Continue reading swafin

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Bristol rovers away 5th May 2001: Nationwide League Division Two Bristol Rovers 4   Wrexham 0 (Walters 29 (pen), 44, Partridge 51, Ellington 66)     Alcock’s Tumult It should have been a low key end to Wrexham’s league campaign, hopefully completing a 100% record against the bottom four against a side who were relegated last Wednesday. Well, it was anything but! For the second … Continue reading bria

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Millwall 28th April 2001: Nationwide League Division Two Wrexham 1   Millwall 1 (Faulconbridge 7)   (Cahill 53) Lions Rise As Apes Plumb the Depths Millwall are up, and many present at The Racecourse this afternoon might be rather relieved about that. In a match punctuated by two stoppages, one of eighteen minutes at the start of the first half, another of about five after … Continue reading milh