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Goal hero Meikle hopes to step forward again with Poppies

Lindon Meikle is hoping it will be a case of him taking a step back to take a step forward with Kettering Town this season.

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The celebrations get under way after Lindon Meikle's late, late winner for Kettering Town against Redditch United last night. Picture by Peter Short

Ramshaw delighted with Poppies' persistence

John Ramshaw praised the Kettering Town players for their persistence as they maintained their perfect start to the new season with a dramatic win over Redditch United.

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The Kettering Town players and fans celebrate Lindon Meikle's dramatic late winner as they edged out Redditch United at Latimer Park. Picture by Peter Short

VERDICT - Poppies' hard work pays off in the nick of time

Sometimes hard work pays off and Kettering Town were given a timely reminder of that as they made it two wins out of two in the Evo-Stik South League Premier in dramatic fashion at Latimer Park.

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Lindon Meikle heads home Kettering Town dramatic stoppage-time winner in the 1-0 victory over Redditch United at Latimer Park. Picture by Peter Short

Meikle wins it for Poppies, Diamonds march on but Steelmen are edged out

Lindon Meikle was the late, late hero as Kettering Town made it two wins out of two in the Evo-Stik South League Premier with a dramatic 1-0 success over Redditch United.

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Marcus Law addresses his Poppies players after they beat Slough Town on the opening day of the Evo-Stik South League Premier season

Poppies seeking early inroads at home

Kettering Town will look to start the process of righting one of the big wrongs of last season when they take on Redditch United at Latimer Park tonight (Tuesday).

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Rhys Hoenes gets a lift from Ben Milnes after the latter grabbed Kettering Town's second goal in the 2-1 win at Slough Town. Picture by Peter Short

Law: Poppies set the bar at Slough

Marcus Law felt Kettering Town “set the bar” with their performance in Saturday’s opening-day success at Slough Town.

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Ben Milnes is mobbed by his Kettering Town team-mates and the travelling fans after he scored their second goal in the 2-1 win at Slough Town. Pictures by Peter Short

Law impressed with Poppies' work in fine first-day win

Marcus Law praised the “work ethic and character” of his Kettering Town players as they made an impressive start to the new Evo-Stik South League Premier campaign.

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A perfect start as Poppies, Diamonds and Steelmen are all victorious

Kettering Town made an impressive start to the new Evo-Stik South League Premier season as they claimed a 2-1 success at Slough Town.

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Rene Howe is available for Kettering Town's opening game at Slough, despite being sent-off during a pre-season friendly against Barwell

Austin insists Poppies are ready for their tough opener

Assistant-manager Mitch Austin believes Kettering Town will get an early indication of what lies ahead for them when they kick-off the new season at Slough Town on Saturday.

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Peterborough United striker Mathew Stevens is hoping to make a big impact during his loan spell with Kettering Town

Stevens keen to make an impact at Poppies

Mathew Stevens is determined to make an impact during his time at Kettering Town.

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Marcus Law came under pressure last season and will be hoping to make a good start when Kettering Town kick-off their Evo-Stik South League Premier campaign

COMMENT - A big season lies ahead for Law and his Poppies

I think this is a big season for Kettering Town.

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Mathew Stevens is being backed to score the goals at Kettering Town during his month on loan from Peterborough United

Austin backs Stevens to be a hit with Poppies

Mitch Austin believes Mathew Stevens is “more than capable” of firing in the goals for Kettering Town during his month-long stay with the club.
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The Poppies TV fundraising page.

Poppies launch fundraising bid to improve online TV service

Kettering Town FC’s TV channel has launched a fundraising bid to improve their service and digitise old match footage.

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Marcus Law's Kettering Town claimed a 5-0 success at Rushall Olympic in their final pre-season friendly of the summer

Poppies round off their pre-season in style

Kettering Town rounded off their pre-season programme with an impressive 5-0 success at Rushall Olympic.
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Mathew Stevens made an instant impact as he opened the scoring for Kettering Town at Spalding United having joined the Poppies on loan from Peterborough United

Law believes Stevens will bring 'something different' to Poppies

Marcus Law believes new signing Mathew Stevens will “bring something different” to the Kettering Town squad.

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Peterborough United forward Mathew Stevens has joined Kettering Town on loan

Poppies bring in Posh youngster Stevens

Kettering Town have signed young Peterborough United striker Mathew Stevens on an initial one-month loan deal.
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Aaron O'Connor grabbed Kettering Town's third goal in their 3-0 friendly success at Spalding United

PRE-SEASON - Poppies get a boost on Howe and seal a win as Steelmen are well beaten

Kettering Town enjoyed a comfortable 3-0 success at Spalding United in their penultimate pre-season friendly of the summer.

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Marcus Law and Kettering Town head to Spalding United for their penultimate pre-season friendly tonight

Poppies all set for Tulips test

Marcus Law is ready to get more minutes into “those who need them” as Kettering Town head to Spalding United for their penultimate pre-season friendly tonight (Tuesday).

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Michael Richens grabbed the winner for Kettering Town in their 2-1 friendly success at Coalville Town last night

Bateman stays as Poppies bounce back

Kettering Town received a double boost last night (Thursday).

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Marcus Law's Kettering Town team travel to Coalville Town for their latest friendly tonight

Howe set to miss the start of Poppies season after red card

Kettering Town are facing the prospect of being without Rene Howe for the first three games of the new Evo-Stik South League Premier season.

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