Dorking Wanderers #23 – The Premier League

Welcome back to the first half of the 2028/29 season. Our first in the Premier League! As always, with a promotion to a higher division, this time may be the highest level. Some players no longer have the needed quality to contribute effectively. That made for seven transfers out this summer. Transfers out: Daniel Gore … More Dorking Wanderers #23 – The Premier League

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

Dorking Wanderers #11

League October We started the month against Salford, who was top of the league before the match. We began aggressively with two yellow cards in the first two minutes, which set the tone for the first half. Bobby Duncan scored after 9 minutes. Half an hour later, Edwin Andersson came first on a cross from Bobby-Joe Taylor and made it 2-0. Salford … More Dorking Wanderers #11

Dorking Wanderers #9

March Notts County was a must-win if we wanted to keep up, and our loyal striker Alfie Rutherford scored the first before Niall McManus increased the lead. Notts County got one back in the 70th minute, but we managed to weather the storm and get a decisive win. I had a friendly chat with Ian Burchnall in Norwegian after the … More Dorking Wanderers #9