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FOOTBALL: Managers working together at Bourne Town

Bourne Town joint manager Phil Gadsby expects Division One to be ‘wide open’ this season.

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Joint manager Jimmy McDonnell

FOOTBALL: Bourne Town 2017-18 fixtures

Bourne Town have made ground improvements at Abbey Lawn ahead of the new campaign.

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Vandals sprayed grafitti on the football club changing rooms

Footballers seeking help to tackle vandals

A football club manager wants action to stop vandals targeting his team’s changing rooms which are regularly damaged.

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FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC finish with defeat to champions Shaw Lane

FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC finish with defeat to champions Shaw Lane

Stamford AFC watched on as Shaw Lane lifted the Evo-Stik First Division South league title on Saturday to earn promotion into the Premier Division.

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FOOTBALL: Midweek fixtures (April 24-26)

FOOTBALL: Midweek fixtures (April 24-26)

Get down and support your local non-league football club.

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FOOTBALL: Weekend results (April 22)

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (April 22)

Stamford AFC, Deeping Rangers, Ketton, Uppingham Town and Stamford Lions all suffered defeats in their respective leagues on Saturday on a tough afternoon for the area’s local sides.

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FOOTBALL: Daniels draw with Diamonds

FOOTBALL: Daniels draw with Diamonds

Not too long ago Jordan Smith and Nabil Shariff were playing side-by-side for Stamford AFC at the Zeeco Stadium but on Easter Monday the two strikers were on the scoresheet for opposing sides.

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Action from Stamford AFC v Basford United. Photo: Geoff Atton

FOOTBALL: Stamford beaten by second place Witton Albion

Witton Albion, the side Stamford condemned to relegation to the Evo-Stik NPL First Division South two seasons ago, got their revenge on Saturday with a 4-1 defeat of the Daniels.

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Action from Oakham United against Potton United

FOOTBALL: East Weekend results (April 15-17)

It was a good weekend for Rutland clubs in league action over the Easter Bank holiday weekend with Uppingham Town’s two sides both recording rare wins and Oakham United ending a run of six games with a victory.

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Bourne Town v Blackstones

FOOTBALL: Bourne Town boss feeling proud at end of season

Jimmy McDonnell wants to stay in charge of Bourne Town next term.

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FOOTBALL: Midweek fixtures (April 11-12)

FOOTBALL: Midweek fixtures (April 11-12)

Get down and support your local football club this week.

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Action from Stamford AFC v Leek Town. Photo: Leek Town website

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (April 8)

Stamford AFC, Bourne Town and Oakham United were all defeated in their respective leagues on Saturday in a tough weekend of action for local sides.

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Stamford v Northwich Victoria Tue, March 21, 2017

FOOTBALL: Midweek fixtures

It’s semi-final week in the Stamford area with three local clubs looking to make it into cup finals.

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Action from Stamford AFC v Market Drayton Town. Photo: Geoff Atton

FOOTBALL: Penalties cost Stamford AFC away at Leek Town

Stamford AFC fell to their second straight defeat in the Evo-Stik NPL First Division South on Saturday, conceding two goals from the penalty spot in a 3-1 loss away at Leek Town.

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Bourne captain Alex Brown made a series of saves

FOOTBALL: ‘Everyone should feel proud’ says Bourne Town boss

A positive performance left Bourne Town boss Jimmy McDonnell feeling proud of his young team.

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Bourne Town FC, Abbey Lawn - first-half action v Daventry Town including stock of manager Jimmy McDonnell, assistant 'OJ' and/or coach Matt Evans (

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (April 1)

Deeping Rangers recorded the best result of the weekend from the area’s top sides with Stamford AFC, Bourne Town and Oakham United all falling to defeats while Blackstones shared the points.

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Jimmy McDonnell

FOOTBALL: Day out ends in defeat for Bourne Town

Bourne Town couldn’t produce a performance to reward the level of support.

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Action from the first round of the 2017 Daniels Cup between Bourne Town and Ketton. Photo: Alan Walters

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (March 11)

Stamford AFC made it three games unbeaten on Saturday with a late goal to draw with visitors Kidsgrove Athletic on Saturday

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Jimmy McDonnell

FOOTBALL: Six-goal thriller ‘full of positives’ for Bourne Town

Bourne Town shared six goals with Whitworth – but came so close to victory.

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Action from Stamford AFC v Market Drayton Town. Photo: Geoff Atton

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (March 4)

Stamford AFC recorded back-to-back wins in the Evo-Stik NPL First Division South for the first time since October, on Saturday on a day which saw several games postponed because of wet pitches.

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