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Law knows Poppies must deal in wins only

Marcus Law wants Kettering Town to deal in wins only and he doesn’t mind how they come.

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Aaron O'Connor takes the congratulations after scoring one of his two goals in Kettering Town's 3-2 victory at Dunstable Town. Picture by Peter Short

Hard work pays off in Poppies’ success

Marcus Law felt Kettering Town’s hard work and graft paid off as they claimed a 3-2 success at Dunstable Town last night (Tuesday).

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MIDWEEK SPORT – Diamonds hopes hit by defeat but Howe strikes to win it for Popppies

AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ play-off hopes suffered a setback as 10-man Spalding United battled back for a 2-1 success in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One South at the Dog & Duck.

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Assistant-manager John Ramshaw says Kettering Town must grind out wins as they get ready for a trip to Dunstable Town tonight

Poppies must carry on ‘grinding out’ wins

John Ramshaw wants Kettering Town to carry on “grinding out” victories as they prepare for tonight’s (Tuesday) trip to Dunstable Town.

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Kettering Town assistant-manager John Ramshaw

Shooting on sight is paying off for Poppies

John Ramshaw believes an emphasis on shooting from distance has paid off for Kettering Town in recent weeks.

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Marcus Law shakes hands with his Kings Langley counterpart after Kettering Town's 1-0 victory at Latimer Park. Pictures by Peter Short

Ramshaw’s happy as Poppies win the ugly way

John Ramshaw admitted Kettering Town won the ugly way as they claimed a 1-0 success over Kings Langley at Latimer Park.

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James Hall, who scored the only goal of the game, takes on a Kings Langley opponent during Kettering Town's 1-0 success. Pictures by Peter Short

VERDICT – Hall’s fine strike seals it for Poppies

James Hall’s magnificent goal just after half-time sent Kettering Town to a third win in a row at Latimer Park as they saw off Kings Langley.

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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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Poppies fans march on the council in protest.

Poppies hold ‘promising’ stadium meeting with Kettering Council

A meeting with Kettering Council has shown signs of promise, according to the Poppies’ vice-chairman.

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Poppies can expect another tough test

Marcus Law is expecting a “difficult game” when Kettering Town welcome Kings Langley to Latimer Park this weekend.

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Home form has picked up but it remains the key issue for Law

Kettering Town will be hoping to maintain their impressive form at Latimer Park of late when they take on Kings Langley on Saturday.

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Marcus Law cuts a frustrated figure after Kettering Town's 1-0 defeat at Chippenham Town. Pictures by Peter Short

Poppies will seek a maximum return from their next two

Kettering Town’s season appears to be hanging in the balance and boss Marcus Law knows only a maximum return from their next two matches will suffice.

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There was disappointment for Kettering Town boss Marcus Law after his team were beaten at Chippenham Town

Poppies’ performance deserved more, says boss Law

Marcus Law felt Kettering Town’s performance merited more than it got after they were edged out 1-0 at Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division leaders Chippenham Town.

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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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Marcus Law takes his Kettering Town team to leaders Chippenham Town this weekend

Crucial spell begins as Poppies head to the leaders

Marcus Law insists there is plenty of motivation within the Kettering Town squad ahead of what he believes is going to be a crucial six-week spell in the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division.

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Biggleswade Town goalkeeper Ian Brown is beaten by Liam Canavan's stunning volley in Kettering Town's win last weekend. Picture by Peter Short

Practice paid off for Poppies goal hero Canavan

Liam Canavan believes practice paid off after he stole the headlines with a wonder goal in Kettering Town’s 3-1 victory over Biggleswade Town last weekend.

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Kettering Town's Hillier Cup semi-final with Brackley Town has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch

Poppies’ cup clash with Brackley postponed

Kettering Town’s NFA Hillier Senior Cup semi-final with Brackley Town has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.

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Liam Canavan celebrates scoring a sensational 35-yard volley in Kettering Town's 3-1 victory over Biggleswade Town. Picture by Peter Short

Poppies ‘will be waiting’ for any slip ups

John Ramshaw insists Kettering Town “will be there waiting” if anyone currently in the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division play-off places slips up.

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Rene Howe heads off to celebrate after he scored the second goal in Kettering Town's 3-1 victory over Biggleswade Town at Latimer Park. Pictures by Peter Short

Canavan strike was world class, says Poppies assistant Ramshaw

John Ramshaw piled the praise on Liam Canavan after his wonder goal set Kettering Town up for a third win in a row in the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division.

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