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Poppies to make second bid to list former Rockingham Road stadium as community asset

Kettering Town FC will make a second bid to list their old Rockingham Road ground as an asset of community value (ACV).

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Kaid Mohamed, pictured during his spell at Northampton Town, has signed for Kettering Town ahead of the bank holiday weekend

Poppies swoop for frontman Kaid

Kettering Town have completed the signing of striker Kaid Mohamed.

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Wilson Carvalho has completed his six-match ban and is ready to return for Kettering Town this weekend

Carvalho is ‘raring to go’ as he gets ready to return for Poppies

Wilson Carvalho says he is “raring to go” as he prepares to make his return for Kettering Town over the bank holiday weekend.

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Callum Westwood is facing at least four weeks on the sidelines. Picture by Peter Short

Poppies’ injury woes grow as Westwood is ruled out

Kettering Town have been dealt another injury blow with Callum Westwood facing up to six weeks on the sidelines.

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Callum Westwood suffered a knee injury during Kettering Town's defeat at Basingstoke Town. But the Poppies' other injury problems are showing signs of easing. Pictures by Peter Short

Injuries and suspensions set to ease for Poppies

Some of Kettering Town’s injury and suspension problems look set to clear up in time for their bank holiday weekend double-header.

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Paul Walker is beaten by George Hallahan's penalty, which gave Basingstoke Town their second goal in the 3-0 win over Kettering Town. Pictures by Peter Short

We were nowhere near good enough, admits Poppies boss Law

Marcus Law admitted Kettering Town’s performance was “nowhere near good enough” after they were well beaten at Basingstoke Town.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Steelmen and Poppies beaten but Diamonds edge through in the FA Cup

Corby Town suffered their first defeat of the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division season as they went down 1-0 at Whitby Town.

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Spencer Weir-Daley came off the bench to score twice in Kettering Town's 3-1 success at Redditch United

Goal hero Spencer pleased to see things ‘come good’ for Poppies

Spencer Weir-Daley was pleased things “came good” for Kettering Town and himself at Redditch United on Tuesday night.

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Kettering Town manager Marcus Law and first-team coach Steve Kinniburgh

Law: Poppies must show the same endeavour and quality

Marcus Law believes Kettering Town are learning that they can’t “just turn up and win games” after they picked up a notable success in midweek.

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VIDEO: Kettering Town boss blasts his players with explosive half-time team talk, and it paid off!

This was the moment Kettering Town manager Marcus Law launched into an explosive half-time team talk during last night’s Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division clash at Redditch United.

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Kettering Town's former stadium on Rockingham Road. ENGNNL00120120415152742

Poppies fans to march on Kettering Council offices to present Rockingham Road petition

Poppies fans will march on council offices next month to present a petition against the decision not to list their old stadium as a community asset.

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MIDWEEK SPORT – Weir-Daley at the double for Poppies, Steelmen draw again but Diamonds are beaten

Kettering Town produced a fine second-half fightback as they returned to winning ways in the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division with a 3-1 success at Redditch United.

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Rene Howe will be available for Kettering Town for tonight's clash with Redditch United, despite being red-carded against Hitchin Town at the weekend. Picture by Peter Short

Tough test awaits Poppies at Redditch

Marcus Law insists Kettering Town will be working hard to get their season firing when they travel to take on Redditch United tonight (Tuesday).

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The draw has been made for the first qualifying round of the FA Cup

Poppies and Steelmen on the road in FA Cup

Kettering Town and Corby Town will be on the road when they begin their Emirates FA Cup campaigns next month.

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Poppies boss Marcus Law watches on during the 0-0 draw with Hitchin Town on Saturday. Pictures by Peter Short

Poppies will bid to stay in the mix at Redditch

Marcus Law knows Kettering Town need a good result against Redditch United tomorrow (Tuesday) night to keep themselves in the “early mix” in the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division.

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Rene Howe shows his surprise after being shown a red card during Kettering Town's 0-0 draw with Hitchin Town at Latimer Park. Pictures by Peter Short

Poppies lacking a spark, says boss Law

Marcus Law admitted Kettering Town are “lacking a spark” after they were held to a 0-0 draw by Hitchin Town at Latimer Park.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Diamonds start with late loss while Steelmen and Poppies draw blanks

AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ debut season in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One South started with a dramatic 1-0 defeat at Newcastle Town.

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Former Mansfield Town midfielder Anthony Howell has signed for Kettering Town

Poppies swoop for midfielder Howell

Kettering Town have completed the signing of experienced midfielder Anthony Howell.

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Liam Bateman challenges Leamington's Rob Thompson-Brown during Kettering Town's midweek defeat. Picture by Steven Prouse

Poppies can’t ‘hide’ as they bid to bounce back

Marcus Law has warned his Kettering Town players that they can’t “hide” as they bid to bounce back from their first defeat of the season.

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Kettering's Liam Bateman challenges Leamington's Rob Thompson-Brown during the Poppies' 2-0 defeat at Latimer Park. Pictures by Steven Prouse

Poppies players disappeared, says boss Law

Marcus Law felt some of his Kettering Town players “disappeared” as they suffered their first defeat of the Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division season.

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