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To play this video you need to enable JavaScript in your browser.Media caption, Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney's first live Wrexham game was a 3-2 thriller against Maidenhead

Wrexham AFC's Hollywood owners' first appearance at a game has left the town "absolutely buzzing", a pub landlord has said.

Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney were at Maidenhead United's York Road on Tuesday to see them beat Wrexham 3-2.

They also posed for pictures with fans at the Racecourse Ground on Wednesday.

Pub landlord Wayne Jones said it was "pretty impressive" to see the stars watching in Maidenhead on a wet, cold Tuesday night.

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After Tuesday night's match, Reynolds shared pictures from the National League game on his Instagram account, writing: "Football is a staggering, heart-breaking, gorgeous, tommy-gun of soul-deadening, evil and beauty and I'm never sleeping again ever, ever."

You never forget your first visit to the Racecourse 🏠@RMcElhenney | @VancityReynolds

📸 @GTPhotography_1

🔴⚪️ #WxmAFC

— Wrexham AFC (@Wrexham_AFC) October 27, 2021
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Wrexham brought plenty of drama, fighting back to 2-2 after having a player sent off, but a final Maidenhead goal deprived them of a fairy tale ending.

The actors completed their takeover of the club in February.

'My wife would probably faint'Image source, George TewkesburyImage caption, "I'm never sleeping again ever, ever," wrote Ryan Reynolds after the Wrexham game

Speaking on BBC Radio Wales with Claire Summers, Mr Jones, who runs the Turf Hotel in Wrexham, next to the football club's Racecourse ground, said it was "surreal" to see pictures of the actors at the game.

"It's brilliant, the whole town is absolutely buzzing, if I'm honest. People keep phoning and asking if I've seen them," he said.

"I'd love them to call in for a beer. My wife will probably faint, I would imagine, if Ryan Reynolds walks through the door."

Mr Jones said the actors would be coming to his pub to film the promotion for their access-all-areas documentary, Welcome to Wrexham, on Thursday.

The Turf Hotel was where Wrexham AFC was first formed in 1864, he said.

'A bit of oomph'Image caption, Shaun Roberts, Rachel Roberts and their son Anthony all support Wrexham AFC

The Roberts family, who are Wrexham AFC fans, said the club owners' visit had "really brought the town to life".

"Everyone seems to know about it," said Shaun Roberts.

He said he was stopped in Torquay a few months ago and asked about the football club owners because he was wearing a Wrexham shirt.

"It's really given a bit of oomph to Wrexham," his wife Rachel added.

"It's something to perk us up a bit."

Image caption, Daniel Sides said the club owners' visit would "generate a lot of buzz"

Wrexham fan Daniel Sides was on his way to buy an away kit from the club store on Wednesday morning.

"I think it's still a bit of a dream where I'm waiting to be woken up to be honest," he said.

"It's going to generate a lot of buzz with a lot of the people around the town centre as well because obviously they're megastars."

'Crash course in supporting Wrexham'

Landlord Mr Jones said the game against Maidenhead had given the stars "a crash course in what supporting Wrexham is all about".

"It wouldn't have been the Wrexham way if we had turned up and walloped them 7-0 last night," he said.

"If they didn't know what to expect, they certainly do now."

Image source, George TewkesburyImage caption, Maidenhead United fans were the happier of the two sides' fans

But he added "a lot of fans are a little bit disgruntled" about the club's performance.

The actors were accompanied to the match by a crew filming their documentary.

"As nice as it is to have them, we need to remember that we're a football team and we need to focus on the points," Jones said.

"We need to get the football right first."

Rob McElhenney joked in a tweet afterwards that they "didn't want our first win to be away anyway" and that they would see the club play their next game at home on Saturday.

We didn’t want our first win to be away anyway.☺️ Congrats to @MUFCYorkRoad on a tough game. See you at Y Cae Ras @Wrexham_AFC 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

— Rob McElhenney (@RMcElhenney) October 27, 2021
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Wrexham manager Phil Parkinson had been told beforehand that Reynolds and McElhenney would be at the game, but neither he nor the players met with the pair ahead of the game.

He said: "They flew in and they were trying to keep a low profile but I imagine it's fairly difficult to be low-profile, and they let us get on with it.

"We look forward to meeting them later in the week."