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 live game on TV for a club of Wrexham’s size is an event, a chance to grab the attention of a wider audience and, most crucially, … Continue reading Leader Column: Wrexham on TV
That was a big result. In fact, I was more desperate to see us get a win than usual going into it. The frenzy around Andy Morrell’s future had got out of hand, and we needed a result to quell it. Of course, Morrell’s first ever run of disappointing results, coming a full two years into his management career, was no reason to speculate about … Continue reading Wrexham 2 Luton Town 0
“Ohhhhh what a goal Mickey Thomas!” The immortal words etched into every Wrexham fan’s memory as Mickey Thomas scored THAT free kick against Arsenal in the FA Cup Third Round at The Racecourse back in 1992. The commentator was Tony Gubba who sadly passed away at the weekend after a career that lasted over 40 years. A sad day for all those who followed sport … Continue reading Glorious Gubba!
>I learned at the weekend that people in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones. One of my favourite moments last season was in a game between Darlington and Bury. A Darlo player crosses the ball into the goalmouth and, in trying to hook the ball over his shoulder to safety, a defender slams it into his own face so hard it bounces into the net. It … Continue reading >Ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooops