Football

Nantwich disability football in fundraising appeal for new kits

Nantwich disability football in fundraising appeal for new kits

By Jonathan White
Nantwich Town Disability Football (NTDF) have launched an appeal to buy new kits ahead of their new season.

The award-winning club, which provides football sessions for all ages and all disabilities, is based at Nantwich Town and plays on the Applewood Arena 3G astroturf pitch.

June 26, 2022
Crewe Alexandra bolster ranks ahead of Nantwich friendly

Crewe Alexandra bolster ranks ahead of Nantwich friendly

Crewe Alexandra will visit Nantwich Town next weekend as they prepare for life back in League Two.

The Alex were relegated at the end of last season, with manager David Artell being sacked shortly after relegation was confirmed.

June 26, 2022
Nantwich Town unveil pre-season schedule of matches

Nantwich Town unveil pre-season schedule of matches

Nantwich Town have unveiled their pre-season schedule ahead of the 2022/23 Northern Premier League season.

The Dabbers start their campaign with an annual friendly against Alex Morris’ Crewe Alexandra at The Swansway Stadium on Saturday July 2.

June 25, 2022
Nantwich Town striker Malkin departs to join Connah’s Quay

Nantwich Town striker Malkin departs to join Connah’s Quay

Nantwich Town striker Joe Malkin has joined Cymru Premier side Connah’s Quay Nomads after four years with the Dabbers.

Malkin, signed in the summer of 2018 after a prolific spell at Cammell Laird, was a key figure in attack for Nantwich.

June 21, 2022
From South Cheshire to South America: Story of a former Nantwich Town star

From South Cheshire to South America: Story of a former Nantwich Town star

Argentinian midfielder Tommy Montefiori has been involved in one of the more bizarre moves of recent times after he left Nantwich Town to join Brazillian side Gremio!

The 19-year-old began his footballing career in his native country of Argentina where he played for River Plate.

June 19, 2022
Reaseheath College football teams end season on a high

Reaseheath College football teams end season on a high

Reaseheath College’s five football teams have ended their best season by winning or being highly placed in all their league tables.

The college’s alliance with Crewe Alexandra’s Football Education Academy means students had the chance to represent Crewe Alexandra in the Community and Education Football Alliance League (EFL).

June 12, 2022
Nantwich Town unveil new partner Atherton & Associates

Nantwich Town unveil new partner Atherton & Associates

Nantwich Town has announced a new commercial partner in local wealth management company Atherton & Associates.

The partnership sees the main function room at Nantwich Town will be renamed the “Atherton & Associates suite”.

May 17, 2022
George and Dragon and Cooper Buckley complete league/cup double

George and Dragon and Cooper Buckley complete league/cup double

George & Dragon and Cooper Buckley have both completed the league and cup double as the Crewe Regional Sunday League 2021-22 season comes to an end.

In addition to the double, Cooper Buckley reached the final of both the Crewe FA Sunday Cup competitions.

May 16, 2022
Nantwich teenager bid to play for England amputee team abroad

Nantwich teenager bid to play for England amputee team abroad

The family of a Nantwich teenager born with a leg and part of his arm missing, are raising funds to help him play for the England amputee team in a European tournament.

Talented Jack Wimpenny is in the England junior amputee squad set to play a competition in Tbilisi, Georgia, in July.

May 14, 2022
Nantwich Town men’s and women’s teams honoured at awards night

Nantwich Town men’s and women’s teams honoured at awards night

Nantwich Town men’s and women’s teams were celebrated at their end-of-season awards night.

The men’s side overcame a tough early winter to secure a solid mid-table finish.

May 2, 2022
Cheshire Cheese and Georg & Dragon reach cup final

Cheshire Cheese and Georg & Dragon reach cup final

Cheshire Cheese beat Broadhurst FC 2-1 with goals from Charlie Maines and Aaron Davies in the Premier Division Cup Semi-Final.

Adam Ireland netted for Broadhurst FC.

May 2, 2022
Disability firm renews backing for Nantwich Town Disability Football Club

Disability firm renews backing for Nantwich Town Disability Football Club

Nantwich-based disability firm Direct Access has renewed its backing of vision-impaired football team, Nantwich Town Disability Football (NTDF).

Direct Access first became sponsors in 2019 when the club went by the name Nantwich Town Wolves VIFC.

May 1, 2022
Annual football match at Crewe Alex raises thousands for cancer charity

Annual football match at Crewe Alex raises thousands for cancer charity

By Jonathan White
A second annual charity football match took place at the home of Crewe Alexandra has helped raise more than £3,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

The first match, last May 2021, was organised by club announcer and lifelong fan Andrew Scoffin, to raise funds for The Christie.

April 26, 2022