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‘Classic’ away day delights Diamonds boss Peaks

Andy Peaks hailed a “classic away performance” as AFC Rushden & Diamonds gained revenge on Kidsgrove Athletic to maintain their play-off push with a 1-0 success.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Lorraine fires Diamonds to victory, Poppies also win and Steelmen make a point

Tom Lorraine scored his 50th goal for AFC Rushden & Diamonds as they gained revenge on Kidsgrove Athletic with a 1-0 away success.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds midfielder Joe Curtis was sent off for this challenge during the 0-0 draw with Belper Town. Picture by Alison Bagley

No damage done as Peaks and Diamonds look ahead

There was no damage done for AFC Rushden & Diamonds after they had to settle for a 0-0 draw with Belper Town at the Dog & Duck on Saturday.

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Joe Curtis heads for the dressing-room after being sent-off during AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 0-0 draw with Belper Town. Pictures by Alison Bagley

Peaks happy with a point gained by Diamonds

Andy Peaks was delighted with the performance of his 10-man AFC Rushden & Diamonds side as they put another point on the board after a 0-0 draw with Belper Town at the Dog & Duck.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Steelmen out of the relegation zone, Poppies are beaten and 10-man Diamonds take a point

Corby Town climbed out of the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division for the first time since the end of August as Ben Milnes’ goal sealed a 1-0 victory over Mickleover Sports at Steel Park.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds manager Andy Peaks doesn't want his team to take their foot off the gas

Peaks urges Diamonds to keep their foot on the gas

Andy Peaks has urged his AFC Rushden & Diamonds to ensure they don’t ease up when they take on Belper Town at the Dog & Duck on tomorrow (Saturday).

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Hayden Road will host AFC Rushden & Diamonds from next season

Diamonds boss Peaks relishing Rushden move

Andy Peaks is already relishing the prospect of AFC Rushden & Diamonds playing in Rushden from next season.

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Rushden & Higham United's Hayden Road ground is set to host AFC Rushden & Diamonds from the start of next season

Members vote to send Diamonds to Rushden

Members of AFC Rushden & Diamonds have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a groundshare at Rushden & Higham United’s Hayden Road home.

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Diamonds manager Andy Peaks

Diamonds looking like a ‘strong unit’

Andy Peaks believes AFC Rushden & Diamonds are looking like a “strong unit” after they tightened their grip on a play-off place at the weekend.

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Ben Farrell gave AFC Rushden & Diamonds the lead with an overhead kick as they won 2-1 at Sheffield FC

Diamonds show spirit in another away success

Andy Peaks felt AFC Rushden & Diamonds showed “spirit and character” as they tightened their grip on a play-off place in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One South.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Great escape is on for Corby while Diamonds and Poppies also enjoy wins

The great escape is well and truly on for Corby Town as they claimed a superb 2-0 win at fellow strugglers Frickley Athletic.

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A big month for AFC Rushden & Diamonds' players starts at Sheffield FC this weekend

Diamonds’ crucial month starts at the world’s oldest club

The start of what could prove to be a season-defining month for AFC Rushden & Diamonds begins with a trip to take on the world’s oldest football club this weekend.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds could be playing at Hayden Road in the future

Peaks hoping for a Diamonds move to Rushden

Andy Peaks is hoping AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ members will vote to send the club back to Rushden.

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Jake Newman scored the decisive penalty in AFC Rushden & Diamonds' shoot-out success over Spalding United

Peaks’ delight after Diamonds’ shoot-out success

Andy Peaks was delighted to see his much-changed AFC Rushden & Diamonds side book a place in the quarter-finals of the Integro League Cup..

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds manager Andy Peaks

VERDICT – Diamonds on the spot to secure quarter-final place

Jake Newman fired home the decisive penalty as AFC Rushden & Diamonds held their nerve from the spot to move into the last eight of the Integro League Cup.

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Andy Peaks will make changes to his starting line-up for AFC Rushden & Diamonds' Integro League Cup clash with Spalding United tonight

Diamonds to make changes for cup clash with Spalding

Andy Peaks would love to see AFC Rushden & Diamonds continue their run in the Integro League Cup but insists their Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One South campaign is the number one priority.

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Joe Curtis scores his and AFC Rushden & Diamonds' second goal during the 4-0 victory over Loughborough Dynamo. Pictures by Alison Bagley

‘Lots to play for’ as Diamonds head into a crucial month

Andy Peaks believes his AFC Rushden & Diamonds team’s position will be a lot clearer after a “massive month” in February.

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Joe Curtis celebrates one of his two goals in AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 4-0 victory over Loughborough Dynamo. Pictures by Alison Bagley

Peaks’ delight at Diamonds’ ‘good day at the office’

Andy Peaks hailed “a good day at the office” as AFC Rushden & Diamonds returned to winning ways at the Dog & Duck.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Brown the late hero for Corby while Diamonds cruise to home success

Aaron Brown was the hero for Corby Town as his late goal secured another crucial win in their quest to avoid relegation from the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division as they beat Hednesford Town 3-2 at Steel Park.

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Andy Peaks hopes AFC Rushden & Diamonds can pick up another home win this weekend

Diamonds boss Peaks wants ‘home hoodoo’ truly ended

Andy Peaks is hoping AFC Rushden & Diamonds can show that their “home hoodoo” has been broken when they take on Loughborough Dynamo at the Dog & Duck this weekend.

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