Ipswich Wanderers FC

Words from Keith Lloyd The long-running saga of appointing a new first team manager at Wanderers has ended with the appointment of Mark Benterman. Mark replaces Shane Wardley who took the club to a top half league finish last season. Mark was manager of Debenham FC and Halstead Town and achieved success at both clubs. The first team has struggled to get a run of good results together in the early stages of the Thurlow Nunn Premier season, but we received scores of applications and expressions of interest in the…

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Ipswich Wanderers FC

The club will have announced the new First Team manager by the time In Touch goes to print. This follows the sudden resignation of Shane Wardley and Ian Cornforth in late August. The welcome first league win of the season at home to Wivenhoe ignited new hope for the coming months and increased attendances at Humber Doucy Lane. The seasonal average is now well above 100, which was set as a target before a ball was kicked. Star player Danny ‘Percy’ Thrower was side-lined in September by a serious leg…

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Ipswich Wanderers FC

The opening league match at home to Walsham Le Willows saw a record-breaking attendance at The Doucy. The crowd of 172 was the highest attendance for an opening home fixture at Ipswich Wanderers. Together with the Kesgrave End in fine voice, this was a reward for all the time and effort put in by the band of Wanderers volunteers over the last months. It was the visitors who responded first, going ahead just after half-time, but backed by the big support it was fitting that the home side equalised through…

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