The Dorking Way #4

With the surprising promotion last season, several significant changes occurred before the players returned for pre-season. First, the club is now professional, and every player and staff member needs to be handed new contracts to get the most out of a professional setup. That affects the financial side of things with a much higher wage … More The Dorking Way #4

The Dorking Way #1

Welcome back to the third post in this blog series. If you missed the introduction posts you can find them here. As described in the opening post, the aim of this save is a Youth Academy Challenge. Unfortunately, with a club at this level, there is a lack of youth and reserve players in the … More The Dorking Way #1

Dorking Wanderers #17

Welcome back for the mid season update from the fifth season at Dorking. LEAGUE ONE October We started the month with a draw against Peterborough before we had two weeks off in the league. Then, against Leyton Orient, our new midfield maestro Nile John scored both goals after assists from Richard Olise.  We struggled against Bristol Rovers three days later until Harvey Vale scored a … More Dorking Wanderers #17

Dorking Wanderers #15

March Against Huddersfield we had to rotate a bit due to suspensions, and the only aim for the game was to get a away with a good performance. Unfortunately we didn’t. Huddersfield outclassed us in every aspect of the game, and should probalby won by a bigger margin. When AFC Wimbledon came to visit we … More Dorking Wanderers #15

Dorking Wanderers #14

LEAGUE ONE October After a tough September, it was good to start this month with a win against Salford. In the first half, Louis Flower scored the opener for us before Connor McAvoy increased the lead after a corner. Despite our two goals, it was Salford that created the chances. 12 saves from Dominic Rogerson and an 8.7 rating. He may be … More Dorking Wanderers #14

Dorking Wanderers #12

March We started the month with the crucial game against Notts County, our fourth match against them this season. 4,247 people found their way to Dorking Stadium for this game and broke the record for highest attendance and gate receipts.  After the bitter end to the last game between us, we wanted to get something from this … More Dorking Wanderers #12