Kettering Town

Kettering Town

It’s a case of win, lose and draw as fortunes are mixed

AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ play-off ambitions were given a jolt as they lost 2-1 at Market Drayton Town in the Northern Premier League First Division South.

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Ben Bradshaw has signed a new contract that will keep him at Kettering Town until the end of the 2018-19 season

Poppies boss Law aiming to strike the right balance as young guns sign up

More Kettering Town youngsters are set to get the chance to shine in the remainder of the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division season.

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Reubus Richard-Noel is one of six young players who have been registered by Kettering Town for the remainder of the season

Poppies register six youngsters for rest of the season

Kettering Town have added six young players to their first-team squad for the remainder of the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division season.

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Jack O'Connor in action for Kettering Town during Saturday's 3-3 draw at Frome Town. Picture by Peter Short

Law pleased with progression of Poppies youngster O’Connor

Marcus Law is pleased to see the progression youngster Jack O’Connor has made following his step up to the first team at Kettering Town.

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Poppies boss Marcus Law shakes hands with Liam Bateman following the 3-3 draw at Frome Town. Pictures by Peter Short

Law knows Poppies’ ‘defensive frailties’ must be resolved

Marcus Law insists resolving Kettering Town’s “defensive frailties” is one of his top priorities as the attention turns towards next season.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Shariff wins it for Diamonds, Steelmen are beaten and Poppies draw

Nabil Shariff was the late hero as AFC Rushden & Diamonds as they took a giant step towards the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One South play-offs with a 2-1 victory over fellow contenders Leek Town at the Dog & Duck.

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Marcus Law and John Ramshaw are set to continue experimenting with their squad in the remainder of the season

Poppies will experiment in remainder of campaign

John Ramshaw says he and Marcus Law will continue to do some experimenting with the Kettering Town squad in the remainder of the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division season.

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Poppies boss Marcus Law and assistant-manager John Ramshaw are already planning for next season

Ramshaw expects Poppies to ‘be a force’ next term

John Ramshaw believes Kettering Town will “be a force” next season.

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James Hall hit the only goal of the game as Kettering Town beat Brackley Town to seal a place in the NFA Hillier Senior Cup final

Ramshaw happy as Poppies book a final date

John Ramshaw was a happy man after Kettering Town edged out Brackley Town 1-0 to book a place in the final of the NFA Hillier Senior Cup.

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MIDWEEK SPORT – Poppies book final showdown with Steelmen but Diamonds’ cup hopes are ended

Kettering Town and Corby Town will collide in the final of the NFA Hillier Senior Cup at Sixfields next month.

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Marcus Law's Kettering Town take on Brackley Town in the last four of the NFA Hillier Senior Cup tonight

Poppies and Brackley set for semi-final clash

Marcus Law insists Kettering Town will “give it a go” as they bid to book a place in the final of the NFA Hillier Senior Cup tonight (Tuesday).

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Marcus Law will be targeting a promotion push for Kettering Town next season

Promotion will be the aim next season, says Poppies’ chairman-elect Mahoney

Kettering Town chairman-elect David Mahoney insists promotion will remain the club’s aim next season.

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Marcus Law encourages his Kettering Town team during their 1-1 draw with St Ives Town. Pictures by Alison Bagley

Work to ‘right the wrongs’ has already started at Poppies

Marcus Law says the work to “right the wrongs” of this season at Kettering Town has already started.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Super Steelmen hit five, Diamonds halt their losing run but Poppies are held at home

Corby Town produced an incredible second-half fightback to earn a priceless 5-1 victory over relegation rivals Sutton Coldfield Town in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division at Steel Park.

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Ritchie Jeune will step down as chairman of Kettering Town at the end of the current season

Jeune to step down as Poppies chairman as boss Law stays on

Ritchie Jeune will step down down as chairman of Kettering Town at the end of this season but will remain the sole owner of the club.

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Marcus Law wants Kettering Town to end their three-match losing run tomorrow

Fading Poppies still have a job to do

Marcus Law insists Kettering Town still have a job to do as they bid to end a three-match losing streak on Saturday.

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Kettering Town defender Paul Malone's season has been cut short due to injury

Malone’s season with Poppies is over

Paul Malone won’t feature for Kettering Town again this season.

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Jack O'Connor in action during his full league debut for Kettering Town at Leamington last night. Picture by Tim Nunan

Poppies ‘characterless’ as they slump to another defeat

Marcus Law admitted Kettering Town were “characterless” at times as they slumped to a third defeat in a row last night (Tuesday).

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MIDWEEK SPORT – Steelmen pick up another point but Diamonds and Poppies are both beaten

Corby Town gained another point towards safety in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division as they drew 0-0 at Rushall Olympic.

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Kettering Town assistant-manager John Ramshaw

Poppies and Brakes ready to play it again

Kettering Town head back to Leamington tonight (Tuesday) with the situation being a lot of different from the original meeting between the two sides.

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