PREVIEW | Rochdale v Wrexham AFC

Wrexham AFC’s name is built on beating sides from higher divisions. It’s eight years since we last managed that feat, when we defeated Brentford in the second round of the FA Cup. To be fair, since then we’ve not had many chances to cause a shock, and we’ve acquitted ourselves well on the four subsequent occasions we’ve faced Football League opposition. The win at Brentford … Continue reading PREVIEW | Rochdale v Wrexham AFC

Kevin’s Big Day

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

Preview: Wrexham FC v Maidstone United

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. Since dropping out of the Football League we’ve done pretty well in the FA Cup. This is the fourth time in seven seasons that we’ve got as … Continue reading Preview: Wrexham FC v Maidstone United

Leader Preview: Wrexham FC v Oxford United

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. Wrexham seek to revive our glorious FA Cup reputation tonight as we look for only our third FA Cup second round win this millennium! Indeed, this is … Continue reading Leader Preview: Wrexham FC v Oxford United

Leader Preview: Hyde (h)

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. Andy Morrell goes into tomorrow’s FA Cup tie looking to build on a terrifically impressive record in cup matches. The last time he lost a cup tie … Continue reading Leader Preview: Hyde (h)

Nick Rushton Makes The Step Up

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 strikers picking up injuries and Andy Bishop having only the briefest of loan spells with us, questions are naturally being asked of our strength in depth … Continue reading Nick Rushton Makes The Step Up

Tactical Report: 3rd December 2011 Brentford 0 Wrexham 1 FA Cup 2nd Round

This was a magnificent performance by Wrexham, in which they were able to show off all the attributes which make them serious title contenders in the Conference. In a match which split into three clear parts, they played some of the best football they’ve managed all season in a first half which they totally dominated through their massive superiority in midfield and energy when they … Continue reading Tactical Report: 3rd December 2011 Brentford 0 Wrexham 1 FA Cup 2nd Round

>What’s Twenty Miles Between Friends?

>Brentford’s perhaps my favourite away trip-a nice journey down on the train, then pop into one or two of the pubs at the corners of Griffin Park. WIth Roberts, Whitley and Sonner back in the squad, Saturday’s a very interesting trip! And I won’t be making it! Rather inconsiderately, my lad has decided to have his tenth birthday on Saturday! And it’s not as if … Continue reading >What’s Twenty Miles Between Friends?