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Striker Hall signs for Poppies

Kettering Town have completed the signing of former St Neots Town striker James Hall.

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Kettering Town boss Marcus Law

Poppies could add two before they take on Frome

Kettering Town could have two new signings completed before they take on Frome Town at Latimer Park tonight (Tuesday).

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Marcus Law shows his frustration during Kettering Town's 3-1 defeat to Merthyr Town at the weekend. Picture by Peter Short

We must bounce back, says Poppies boss Law

Marcus Law says Kettering Town must “bounce back” when they take on Frome Town at Latimer Park tomorrow (Tuesday) night.

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Marcus Law gives out instructions during Kettering Town's 3-1 home defeat to Merthyr Town. Pictures by Peter Short

VERDICT – Poppies’ season looks to be done and dusted

It’s always dangerous to rule anything out and write anyone off but Kettering Town’s Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division campaign looks to be done and dusted.

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Marcus Law's reaction tells the story during Kettering Town's 3-1 defeat to Merthyr Town at Latimer Park. Pictures by Peter Short

‘Inept defending’ so costly for Poppies

Marcus Law admitted “inept defending” proved costly as Kettering Town’s hopes of a late push for the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division play-off places all-but faded yesterday (Saturday).

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SATURDAY SPORT – Ryan is Corby’s hero but Diamonds and Poppies both slip to defeats

Ryan Bell was the unlikely hero for Corby Town as they picked up a priceless 1-0 victory at Ilkeston FC.

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Nathan Hicks scores from the penalty spot but the goal proved to be in vain as Kettering Town's clash at Leamington was abandoned due to a power failure with the Poppies leading 1-0. Picture by Tim Nunan zSswWmPMvijnaUxtHaRB

Law wants the same from Poppies after midweek frustration

Marcus Law will demand the same “endeavour and work ethic” from his Kettering Town players as they head into two crucial Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division home matches over the next week.

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The lights went out at Leamington leaving Kettering frustrated. Picture by Peter Short

Holleran has sympathy for Kettering contingent

Leamington boss Paul Holleran had plenty of sympathy for Kettering Town after the abandonment of Tuesday evening’s match.

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Leamington's home ground was plunged into darkness following a power failure, much to the frustration of Kettering Town who were leading 1-0 when the match was abandoned. Picture by Peter Short

Law so frustrated as Poppies are left in the dark

Marcus Law struggled to hide his frustration after Kettering Town were denied a potential opportunity to upset Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division leaders Leamington last night (Tuesday).

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MIDWEEK SPORT – Lights go out on Poppies as Diamonds hit back with a win

Kettering Town were denied a potential opportunity to upset Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division leaders Leamington after the floodlights failed at their Phillips 66 Community Stadium with the Poppies leading 1-0.

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Poppies defender Paul Malone was rushed to hospital with gallstones last week

Law wants Poppies to have a ‘real go’ at leaders

Marcus Law is expecting Kettering Town to have a “real go” at Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division leaders Leamington tonight (Tuesday).

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SATURDAY SPORT – Diamonds’ run ended in emphatic style while Steelmen seal another point

AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ long unbeaten run in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One South was finally ended as they suffered a 5-2 defeat to Kidsgrove Athletic at the Dog & Duck.

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Marcus Law says tomorrow's trip to Dunstable Town is the first of four 'cup finals' in 10 days for Kettering Town

Law: Poppies have four cup finals in 10 days

Marcus Law believes Kettering Town are heading into “four cup finals in 10 days”.

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Rene Howe fires home the winner in Kettering Town's 2-1 success over Basingstoke Town last weekend. Picture by Peter Short

Howe wants to maintain scoring form in a Poppies push

Rene Howe is hoping to keep his good run of form in front of goal going as Kettering Town bid to push themselves back up the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division.

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PICTURES: Poppies win in front of bumper ‘Show Your Support’ crowd

Kettering Town FC’s ‘Show Your Support’ day drew in the Poppies’ highest home gate of the season.

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Rene Howe scores Kettering Town's second goal in their 2-1 win over Basingstoke Town. Pictures by Peter Short

Law keen to strength for Poppies’ key spell

Marcus Law has admitted he would like to strengthen his Kettering Town squad for the run in, as long as the “right player” can be found.

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Paul Malone takes the congratulations after opening the scoring in Kettering Town's 2-1 success over Basingstoke Town at Latimer Park. Pictures by Peter Short

Poppies have some ‘work to do’

Marcus Law knows there is “work to do” for Kettering Town as they bid to make a late push towards the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division play-offs.

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Rene Howe's shot finds the net for what proved to be Kettering Town's winner in their 2-1 success over Basingstoke Town. Pictures by Peter Short

VERDICT – Poppies’ good form goes on – but is it all too late?

Kettering Town maintained their good run of form as the club’s ‘Show Your Support Day’ was rewarded with a hard-fought 2-1 success over Basingstoke Town at Latimer Park.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Steelmen move off the bottom with fine win while Poppies are also victorious

Corby Town moved off the bottom of the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division for the first time since the end of October as they made it two wins in a row with a fine 2-1 success at play-off contenders Matlock Town.

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Goalkeeper Paul White and Dominic Langdon celebrate after Kettering Town's dramatic 3-2 win at Cambridge City on Bank Holiday Monday. Picture by Peter Short

Law keen to put on a show for Poppies’ supporters

Marcus Law is confident his players will put on a show as Kettering Town bid to get the local community behind them tomorrow (Saturday).

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