Welcome to Wrexham

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 Season 1

What happens when two Hollywood actors purchase one of the oldest professional football clubs in Britain? Wrexham AFC was founded in 1864 and in the 2019/2020 season they finished in the lowest position in the club’s history. In November of 2020, Hollywood duo Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney signalled their interest in purchasing the club that was struggling both on and off the pitch. Welcome to Wrexham is a docuseries that tells the story of the takeover. It shows Reynolds and McElhenney’s journey, the role of the Wrexham Supporter’s Trust while shining a light on the community around the club.

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Welcome to Wrexham will chronicle the takeover and follow the Red Dragons' fortunes over the following two seasons. The north Wales club said on their official website: "As revealed by Rob and Ryan when they first met virtually with supporters in November, our new co-chairmen's takeover of the Football Club is being recorded by a documentary crew. "And Nick Grad, president, original programming at FX Entertainment has confirmed the two-season order of a documentary exploring the club, the town, and Rob and Ryan's 'crash course in football club ownership'." Grad added: "Rob McElhenney has been an all star on Team FX for years and now has partnered with the formidable Ryan Reynolds to bring glory to the 'Red Dragons' in the docuseries, Welcome to Wrexham. "Rob and Ryan will take fans inside the sport as never before, pairing their genuine love for the game with the welcome challenge of building on the heritage of this club."


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