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Down Memory Lane: Brian Lee

Former manager and chairman kicks off new series.

29 July 2020

While Wycombe bask in the glory of promotion to the Championship, the Wanderers Ex-Players Association has also helped in the last decade to keep memories alive of former heroes.

At their popular annual dinners, they’ve paid tribute to players, managers and teams of every era. The club are delighted to show a selection of videos produced by WWEPA’s John D Taylor which can remind supporters young and old of past glories.

Via our club You Tube Channel, catch up on some previous Glory Days. Over the next few months, we’ll be highlighting some of the club’s great moments and greatest characters. We kick-off with an exclusive – the first showing of an in-depth interview with Brian Lee who in the 1970s pioneered the path which Martin O’Neill & Gareth Ainsworth in particular followed so successively.

Coming soon……

  • Bodger & Mask. An affectionate reminder of two of the club’s great names of the 1960s & 70s - Tony Horseman, scorer of an unbelievable 558 goals in 939 matches and teammate John Maskell who kept them out at the other end in a 16-year career as first choice goalkeeper.
  • The 80s Remembered. An in-depth look at a turbulent decade. Plus memories of three of the biggest Local Heroes of that era – Gary Lester, Bob Dell & Mark West.
  • Loakes Park Life – a potted history of the club’s 90 years at their famous old ground. Spot the faces from the Frank Adams & Reggie Boreham to Dave Carroll &  Keith Ryan.
  • 2001 Cup heroics. A reminder of the fairytale journey of Lawrie Sanchez’s Blues to the semi-final of the FA Cup. All the drama & every goal.
  • A Decade to Remember. Wycombe Ex-Players Association review their first ten action-packed years celebrating the Wanderers’ greatest successes.
  • The night Mourinho came to town. A look back at the outstanding League Cup run of 2007 which ended with Paul Lambert’s Blues locking horns with Jose’s all-star Chelsea outfit. Seen through the eyes of Wycombe legend Matt Bloomfield.
  • The Big Move. Controversy over the switch from Loakes Park to Adams Park and the early glories of the 90s under Martin O’Neill.
  • Jack Tomlin and the Boys of the 50s. An affectionate look back to the FA Amateur Cup heroes.

And so many more magic moments to come…………


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