Bray are back! We have a new manager, a squad of players and a budget for 2018. Pre-season training has started. Rumours of our demise have been greatly exaggerated, to quote Mark Twain. To all those who have been wondering if we’d survive, all I’ll say is ‘’See you in
So Bray finished sixth for the second year in a row. A narrow defeat in Cork coupled with the expected Bohemians victory over Finn Harps meant Bohemians pipped us for fifth right at the finishing line.
Sixth is no disgrace but for a while this year it looked like we would
Friday night went according to plan in some respects, but not in others. Bray Wanderers did their job, getting a magnificent win that kept them in fifth place ahead of Bohemians [who produced an equally-magnificent win over Dundalk]. The battle for fifth goes down to the wire.
Unfortunately, Storm Brian disrupted
Growing up in Bray, I didn’t associate Kilkenny with hurling, but with soccer, strange as that might seem. Bray Wanderers were my team and I supported them in their Leinster Senior League days as well as after their promotion to the League of Ireland when it was expanded to include
Where else could I start this week’s column but with the press releases that came out of Bray Wanderers at the back end of last week. You have all read them, I don’t need to analyse them here. They were an attention grab, a bit of kite flying, a PR
No words can describe this official statement from Bray Wanderers regarding their finances and future plans.
Bray Wanderers FC can now officially confirm the club is financially stable for the foreseeable future and have a vision for the future unrivaled by any other Football Club in Ireland.
Wicklow County has unfortunately
Friday 27th January
Bray Wanderers v Longford Town
Friday 3rd February
Bray Wanderers v Wexford Youths
Saturday 4th February
Waterford United v Bray Wanderers
Friday 10th February
Bray Wanderers v Athlone Town
It was all about anniversaries this weekend. Saturday was 400 years to the day since William Shakespeare died, and Sunday was the actual 100 year anniversary of the 1916 rising. It was also an anniversary of sorts for myself, in that I first visited the Carlisle Grounds 40 years ago
Is Alan Mathews about to make a sensational return to Bray Wanderers even though just two weeks ago he and all his backroom staff left the club citing wages as the reasoning behind the departure?
According to a report in The Irish Mirror today Alan Matthews could be reinstated as Manager
Bray Wanderers chairman Denis O'Connor has come out defending the club and said that there was Bray Wanderers chairman Denis O'Connor has come out saying there is no issue with player wages being paid.
O’Connor was on RTE Radio today and confirmed there were no problems with playing-staff wages, saying he