PREVIEW | Wrexham AFC v Barnet

We’ve enjoyed the upper hand over Barnet in recent years. Indeed, we come into today’s match on the best running streak we’ve managed against The Bees. We did the double over them last season, repeating our achievement from 2014-15, when we managed to put one over the eventual champions twice. We’ve never strung together four consecutive wins over Barnet before. Robbie Evans scored spectacularly in … Continue reading PREVIEW | Wrexham AFC v Barnet

5 Questions Before Wrexham AFC – Barnet

Which side will Mark Harris be on? I’ve already touched on this subject in the Notts County 5 Questions. Paul Rutherford is generally equally effective on either flank, whereas Mark Harris is more of a scoring threat when he plays on the left. Harris started the Notts County game on the right, and we didn’t threaten much, with Harris pretty peripheral. For me, we changed … Continue reading 5 Questions Before Wrexham AFC – Barnet


Barnet New Signings Scott Loach- Goalkeeper from Hartlepool James Dunne- Midfielder from Swindon Departures Dave Tarpey- Striker Craig Robson- Defender Mark Cousins- Goalkeeper Byron Harrison- Striker Wes Fonguck- Midfielder Pre-Season Results Berkhamstead (A)- W 5-1 Wycombe (H)- 1-1 Crystal Palace XI (H)- W 6-2 Peterborough (H)- L 3-1 Arsenal XI (H)- L 3-2 St Albans (A)-] L 1-0 Potential XI 3-4-3 GK- Scott Loach CB- … Continue reading SEASON PREVIEW | Barnet

#WxmAnorak | Barnet 1 Wrexham 2

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 AFC Must Avoid Dodgy Barnet Performance

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

When it comes to Wrexham FC v Torquay United, history teaches us nothing

We only played each other three weeks ago, but it might as well have been a decade ago interms of giving Wrexham and Torquay pointers about how today’s game will go. Both sides have been on a considerable journey since then. We’ve seen how Wrexham’s tough FA Trophy draw has forged a gritty spirit, topped off with the superb win over Barnet last weekend. Throughout … Continue reading When it comes to Wrexham FC v Torquay United, history teaches us nothing

Welcome to the Sharp End!

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) Well, it looks like we’ve arrived at the sharp end of the season! A two legged semi-final with a Wembley final against lower division opposition, sandwiched in … Continue reading Welcome to the Sharp End!