The Pies Have It!

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. I’ve seen the future and it’s pie-shaped. It’s not just that I enjoyed the new club pie on Saturday; it’s the symbolism behind it which I found … Continue reading The Pies Have It!

Conservative Accounting Is Costing Us Dear

At Christmas last year we were handily placed. A terrible Christmas period yes, but the playoffs were in reach. The squad needed freshening, rejuvenating or shooting, take your pick. What is indisputable is that Mills needed funds. Did we have the funds to give him? Well that is an interesting question. Mills did an amazing job in turning our form round. Simon Heslop was an … Continue reading Conservative Accounting Is Costing Us Dear

PREVIEW: FA Trophy final – Wrexham FC v North Ferriby 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. We’ve never faced North Ferriby before, but can go into the final knowing we’ve got a great deal more experience than them in cup competitions, and have … Continue reading PREVIEW: FA Trophy final – Wrexham FC v North Ferriby United

Wrexham FC in the FA Cup 3rd Round

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. A look at how we’ve fared in the third round of the FA Cup will gladden the heart of any Wrexham fan. It’s a clear affirmation of … Continue reading Wrexham FC in the FA Cup 3rd Round

Wes York is Wrexham’s Main Hope at Stoke

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. In some respects it’s hard to predict what will happen on Sunday. We don’t know what sort of line-up Mark Hughes will select or the tactical approach … Continue reading Wes York is Wrexham’s Main Hope at Stoke

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

Why Wrexham’s promotion push hinges on Speight’s goalscoring

At first glance, this title may look a bit over dramatic but if you take a minute or two to dwell on it, you will begin to see where I’m coming from. Done? Still don’t agree? Let me convince you. This season has seen the goals have come from all areas of the pitch. With all of the strikers, bar Morrell, having faced lengthy times … Continue reading Why Wrexham’s promotion push hinges on Speight’s goalscoring

Curtis Obeng – The Man Who Revealed Dean Saunders’ Kryptonite

Curtis Obeng is a fine, developing full back who has frankly got a move to the place where his talent ought to be. I can’t help thinking that it’s a transfer which owes a lot to Wrexham’s change of management this season though. Dean Saunders deserves great praise for what he achieved at The Racecourse, but his handling of Obeng illustrates the one great failing … Continue reading Curtis Obeng – The Man Who Revealed Dean Saunders’ Kryptonite