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

Club Record On The Line For Wrexham AFC

Wrexham’s defence can equal a club record today. as they seek 26th clean sheet of the season. That would match the club record achieved in the 1973-4 season when Brian Lloyd was between the sticks. Rob Lainton has already taken one club record from Lloyd: last Saturday he kept his 20th league clean sheet of the season, overtaking the 19 Lloyd achieved 45 years ago. … Continue reading Club Record On The Line For Wrexham AFC

Wrexham’s Progress Against Pilgrims

That famous victory over Boston in 2007 is one of only two we’ve enjoyed in six matches against them. We first played them in August 2002, and both games that season ended in draws. Our opening encounter, at The Racecourse, was a 1-1 draw despite Lee Trundle opening the scoring for us, and the return match saw Trundle continue his goal scoring form against The … Continue reading Wrexham’s Progress Against Pilgrims

PREVIEW: Altrincham FC 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. Tomorrow’s match offers Wrexham an opportunity to gain a measure of revenge for the bizarre defeat we suffered at the hands of Altrincham last November, when the … Continue reading PREVIEW: Altrincham FC v Wrexham FC

PREVIEW: Wrexham FC v Chester 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. Any game between Wrexham and Chester is a big occasion, but tomorrow is a particularly notable match. In our one hundred and fiftieth year, we face Chester … Continue reading PREVIEW: Wrexham FC v Chester FC

THE WRAP: Wrexham FC v Barnet FC

Wrexham’s first home league win since November, against Aldershot. Wrexham’s first league win of 2015.Robbie Evans’ second career goal, and both have been scored against Barnet. Only Gary Bennett and Mark Jones have scored more goals for Wrexham against Barnet than Evans. Kevin Wilkin’s 50th game as Wrexham manager. Andy Coughlin’s third clean sheet in a row. Manny Smith’s 150th league match. Wrexham’s second league double … Continue reading THE WRAP: Wrexham FC v Barnet FC

PREVIEW: Wrexham FC v Barnet 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. Tomorrow’s match isn’t just a test against the league leaders: it’s a significant milestone for our manager. The game will be Kevin Wilkin’s fiftieth as manager of … Continue reading PREVIEW: Wrexham FC v Barnet FC

Chester FC v Wrexham FC 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. It’s time to regain the upper hand in the cross-border derby as Chester have had the better of things lately. We’ve won just once in the last … Continue reading Chester FC v Wrexham FC Preview

Leader Preview: Chester FC 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. It’s time to head to our most deadly of rivals for the cross-border derby, and historically we’ve done well when we’ve made the short journey north. Chester … Continue reading Leader Preview: Chester FC v Wrexham FC

Leader Preview: Wrexham FC v Barnet 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. Tomorrow’s match is a chance for Wrexham to improve a less than impressive home record against our visitors from North London. We don’t have the best home … Continue reading Leader Preview: Wrexham FC v Barnet FC

The Rock of Gibraltar

Wrexham FC has a history of international footballers in its ranks. More often than not, it is to represent the Welsh National team. But Wrexham’s summer signing and rock at the back Dave Artell has been called up to a new international team: Gibraltar. Wrexham’s own Gibraltarian Rock qualifies for the small country through his father, who was born on the island. His grandfather was … Continue reading The Rock of Gibraltar