Wanderers FC

Announcement of Wanderers fixtures at AFC Croydon

Posted on August 25th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

A press release from Wanderers FC announces the first round of fixtures for three of their teams.

Release begins:

5th September
Wanderers 1sts v Worcester Park ‘A’ @ Mayfield Stadium
FBB Wanderers v Conquerors @ Goals Tolworth
Wanderers 2nds v Shaftesbury Town ‘A’ @ Dulwich Park

12th September
Wanderers 1sts v NPL Reserves @ Mayfield Stadium
FBB Wanderers v AFC Ewell Reserves @ Nescot, Ewell
Wanderers 2nds v Worcester Park ‘B’ … Read More »

McArthur has Scot what it takes

Posted on March 13th, by Nadim Lilani in Sport, Topical. No Comments

James McArthur has been a shining light for Crystal Palace this season. Nadim Lilani argues that the Scottish midfielder will be key in the Eagles’ climb up the table, both this season and next

It was always going to be a difficult season for Crystal Palace. Expecting a smooth sailing campaign would be like expecting four inches of snow to leave the United Kingdom unmoved. … Read More »

Print Archive: February 2015 News Magazine – Gentrification and Croydon

Posted on March 11th, by The Croydon Citizen in Site News. No Comments

This edition of the Citizen explored gentrification: its upsides, downsides, and whether it’s happening at all

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Mixing with the locals

Posted on February 10th, by Nadim Lilani in Sport. No Comments

As ticket prices rocket and FIFA plummets into a cesspit of shamelessness and corruption, join Nadim Lilani as he seeks refuge on the non-league terraces of South London. Featuring: alternative chants, Austrian hot dogs, 2,000+ crowds and lots of mud

Disillusion is rife amongst football fans in England. Astronomical ticket prices, business moguls opting for flashy brand names over tradition, perpetual playacting, the ethical storm … Read More »

Who are ya? The Wanderers come to Croydon

Posted on December 9th, by Nadim Lilani in Sport. No Comments

As the nomadic Wanders FC settles – for now – in Croydon Athletic’s Mayfield Stadium, Nadim Lilani details the rise, fall, and rise of Thornton Heath’s newest residents

If the name ‘Wanderers FC’ suggests a team without drive, without ambition, then it is a misleading one. Rewind over a century and a half to 1850, and one of the oldest names in football was born. Wanderers were … Read More »

Wanderers football team moves to Croydon

Posted on November 27th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

South London football club, Wanderers, will be moving to Mayfield Stadium in Thornton Heath, sharing it with AFC Croydon Athletic. This Saturday Wanderers play their first match in their new home, against AFC Ewell, and kick off is at 2pm. 

Release begins: *South London charity football club, Wanderers, are pleased to announce that they will be sharing a ground with AFC Croydon Athletic, commencing this month*

Wanderers are … Read More »