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Getting To Know: Wycombe Wanderers

27 February 2014

We take a look at Saturday's opponents, Wycombe Wanderers

We take a look some of the key stats and facts about Wycombe Wanderers, our opponents at Roots Hall on Saturday:

- Wycombe have been promoted three times from League 2, twice finishing in third and once as play-off winners. They won the play-offs during the 1993/94 season, and were promoted in third in 2008/09 and 2010/11.

- Wycombe secured back-to-back promotions in 1994, having won the Football Conference in the 1992/93 season.

- In 2001, they reached the semi-finals of the FA Cup, before losing 2-1 to Liverpool at Villa Park.

- The Wycombe Wanderers Supporters Trust took over the club in June 2012.

- Wycombe became only the third ever side to do the non-league double when they were promoted to the Football League in 1993. They beat Runcorn 4-1 in the FA Trophy final at Wembley.

- Former Southend United manager Peter Taylor took charge of 46 games as Wycombe Wanderers boss between May 2008 and October 2009. He guided the club to promotion from League 2 in 2009.

- Gareth Ainsworth took caretaker charge of the club last season, and signed a new two-year deal as manager in the summer.

- Wycombe have played Blues just 12 times in their history. They have won on six occasions, with two draws, and four wins for Blues.

- Wycombe boast a Guinness World Record for the shortest interval between two goals being scored. That came in September 2000 in a win against Peterborough United, with just nine seconds between the goals.


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