Brickfield Rangers FC
GROUND: Clywedog Homestead Lane, Wrexham LL14 4HE
CONTACT: Nye Venables Mobile: 07540188979
First choice: Green/White hoops shirts, green shorts/white and socks
Second choice: Red Shirts, black Shorts
League position and current form
Brickfield Rangers were founded by local parents in 1976 comprising of just one youth team playing in the Wrexham Youth League at the Court Road playing fields commonly known as the ‘Brickie’ which has been the clubs home ground since the beginning.
Founder and Life members Graham and Mair Bithel , Dave and Mary Baines and Graham Parry are still very active within the club and support club activities.
Many of the players the club have produced have gone on to be involved with professional clubs. These include the likes of former premiership player Robbie Savage; while many others stay with the club for all their playing careers going on to represent the club at senior level.
The club are now into over 30 years of continued commitment to football in its community with twenty four teams playing football at all levels, ranging from under 5’s through to under 16’s, playing in the Wrexham District Youth Football League under 12 to 16 Girls teams,playing in the North Wales Girls Football League, two senior sides who compete in the Premier and Res/Colts (3) divisions of the Welsh National League,Colts Team playing in the Wrexham Sunday League and three Special needs sections ranging from under 12’s to adults who represent the club in local and national tournaments.
In total over 400 players represent the club at all levels.
The club have over sixty personnel directly running its activities which include soccer schools, supporting local schools with there after school clubs, match day refreshments and general fundraising.
It runs its own Youth coaching scheme enrolling and educating its youth players who would like to progress their coaching education.
The club is now one of a few clubs to achieve its GOLD Standard in the FAW club accreditation scheme which ensures the club meets all the requirements to satisfy the FAW, and in 2007 & 2012 the club was honoured with winning the prestigious FAW Football Trust Club of the Year sponsored by McDonalds, and the Wrexham County Borough Council Sports Club of the Year in 2009 & 2013.
In 2012 the club were granted charity status.
The club has now moved to their new ground at Clywedog Park opposite Ysgol Clywedog at Homestead Lane, Wrexham, LL14 4HE.