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
Each manager needs his defining moment. On the anniversary of Wrexham’s victory over Arsenal, could Kevin Wilkin be on the verge of his? Wrexham Football Club has, over its one hundred and fifty years of existence, earned a terrific reputation as a giant-killing club. If a manager wants to be commemorated in the clubs proud hall of fame, some exploits in a cup would go … Continue reading Kevin’s Big Day
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. Last season saw us face Aldershot again after a gap of twenty two years in which The Shots had gone out of business and had to claw … Continue reading Wrexham v Aldershot Preview
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. So Wrexham have a new man in situe in the manager’s office. It’ll be interesting to see how Kevin Wilkin fares in his first match. Wilkin will … Continue reading Who Kevin Wilkin Needs To Follow To Get Off To A Good Start
I challenge any Wrexham fan not to think of their old man when listening to the old Gladys Knight number ‘The Way we Were’ and not to wipe a tear away, when thinking of the games you saw together standing on the terraces or sitting in the old Plas Coch stand. I arrive at the Wrexham Blog as a self proclaimed old fart! I look … Continue reading The Way we Were!