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Fashanu in Dons return

17 April 2013

Another star of 1988 signs up for end of season dinner

We are pleased to confirm that John Fashanu will attend Wimbledon’s extra special end of season dinner on Saturday, 11 May.

Fashanu, who was nicknamed “Fash the Bash” for his no-nonsense style as a centre-forward, played a key role in Wimbledon’s 1988 FA Cup triumph and the picture above shows him winning a header during that match in typical style.

anniversary of Wimbledon’s FA Amateur Cup anniversary celebrations of THAT FA Cup win against Liverpool with six of his team-mates from 14 May 1988. The event at the Cherry Red Records Stadium marks two hugely significant events as this year is also the 50thOne of the influential members of Wimbledon’s Crazy Gang, Fashanu will join in the 25

As part of those celebrations, FA Cup-winning manager Bobby Gould will be joined by the stars of 1988, along with players from the 1963 success at Wembley. There will also be representation from the players and management of 2012/13.

The list of Wimbledon personalities confirmed so far is as follows: Bobby Gould, John Fashanu, Andy Thorn, Terry Gibson, Dave Beasant, John Scales, Terry Phelan, Clive Goodyear, Neal Ardley, Joe Dillon, John Martin, Dave Willis, Bobby Ardrey, George Coote, Mike Kelly and Geoff Hamm.

The famous Player of the Year speech will be the pinnacle of what is set to be a fantastic evening that will live long in the memory. These celebrations will be combined with our end of season celebrations for the 2012-13 season.

Tickets (priced £70 per person) entitle you to the following:

Drinks reception •

A three-course dinner •

A half bottle of wine •

After-dinner speeches •

  Auction of sporting memorabilia •

Dress Code: Lounge suit

Timings for the evening will be announced in due course.

 Wimbledon celebrations  To book your tickets, please contact the commercial department on 020 8547 3336 or e-mail us by clicking on

Tuesday, 14 May, at the Cherry Red Records Stadium. In a further celebration of 1988, we will be showing a full re-run of THAT FA Cup Final win on

Exactly 25 years since Wimbledon’s triumph at Wembley, Bobby Gould will be providing his thoughts and commentary on the game as it happened.

.online ticket page  Each attendee will be able to redeem their ticket at the bar for a drink up to the value of £3. Tickets are £3 for this event. Supporters will have to secure their place by purchasing a ticket through our


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