Football

Nantwich Town battle to 2-1 friendly win over Hanley Town

Nantwich Town battle to 2-1 friendly win over Hanley Town

By Jack Philip
Nantwich Town won an arranged friendly against Hanley Town 2-1 as both clubs prepare for FA Trophy and FA Vase games respectively.

The Dabbers started the game excellently and after just six minutes they took the lead.

December 12, 2020
Nantwich Town ease into FA Trophy Second Round with win over Workington

Nantwich Town ease into FA Trophy Second Round with win over Workington

By Liam Price
Scott McGowan scored his first two goals for Nantwich as he helped his side to a 3-1 victory over Workington AFC in the Buildbase FA Trophy First Round.

The Dabbers were dealt an early blow when Matty Devine went down after an innocuous looking challenge and swiftly had to be substituted for Callum Saunders with a suspected dislocated shoulder after just eight minutes.

December 9, 2020
Nantwich Town beat Winsford 5-1 in friendly match

Nantwich Town beat Winsford 5-1 in friendly match

Nantwich Town returned to action after a four-week lockdown to ease to a 5-1 win over neighbours Winsford United.

The friendly clash was switched to The Optimum Pay Stadium in Nantwich due to a waterlogged pitch at Winsford.

December 6, 2020
Crewe Regional Sunday League teams return to action after lockdown

Crewe Regional Sunday League teams return to action after lockdown

The Crewe Regional Sunday League sprung back into life with lots of goals following four weeks of enforced absence.

In the Premier Division, The Raven went down 4-5 to The Lions, who were just 0-1 ahead at half time.

December 6, 2020
Nantwich Town league fixtures off as clubs vote to continue pause

Nantwich Town league fixtures off as clubs vote to continue pause

Nantwich Town are not returning to league action yet, despite being able to play again after lockdown.

Clubs in the three Trident Leagues which includes the Northern Premier League have voted in favour of continuing to pause league fixtures.

December 4, 2020
Nantwich Town to return to action with spectators on December 8

Nantwich Town to return to action with spectators on December 8

Live football – with fans – is to return to Nantwich Town on December 8.

The Dabbers will welcome back spectators to the Optimum Pay Stadium in their home FA Trophy first round game against Workington.

November 30, 2020
Second-half - Connor Heath rises to win the ball

Nantwich Town striker Connor Heath signs for Farsley Celtic

Nantwich Town striker Connor Heath has joined Farsley Celtic on a dual-registration deal.

The Dabbers player has joined the National League North side after a string of impressive performances.

November 21, 2020
Nantwich Town lose unbeaten record with 4-0 defeat by Mickleover

Nantwich Town lose unbeaten record with 4-0 defeat by Mickleover

Nantwich Town’s five-game unbeaten run came crashing down with a 4-0 home defeat by in-form Mickleover FC, writes Jack Beresford.

Dave Cooke’s men started the game the brighter of the two sides and their first opportunity came after just two minutes.

November 4, 2020
Nantwich Town offers “last” local sport for four weeks before lockdown

Nantwich Town offers “last” local sport for four weeks before lockdown

Sports fans in Nantwich are being urged to cheer on their local team – in the last local sport before lockdown bites again.

Although “Elite” sport such as the Premier League will continue, the Government insists grass-roots and non-league football has to stop for four weeks.

November 2, 2020
Nantwich Town win FA Trophy thriller away at Redditch United

Nantwich Town win FA Trophy thriller away at Redditch United

By Liam Price
An action-packed second half saw Nantwich Town come out on top in a thrilling Buildbase FA Trophy tie against Redditch United.

A brace from Callum Saunders and a screamer from Prince Haywood were enough to overcome a stubborn opponent who never knew when they were beaten.

November 1, 2020
George & Dragon hit Raven for 6 in Crewe Sunday Premier Division

George & Dragon hit Raven for 6 in Crewe Sunday Premier Division

George & Dragon stay in top place after beating The Raven 6-3 in the Crewe Regional Sunday League Premier Division.

The leaders eased to victory with six different scorers, Terry Cain, Scott Taylor, Joe Duckworth, Robbie Hatton, Liam Lewis and Ellis Rowland all on the scoresheet.

November 1, 2020
George & Dragon maintain 100% start with victory over Faddiley

George & Dragon maintain 100% start with victory over Faddiley

George & Dragon maintained their 100% start with a 7-1 win at Faddiley in the Crewe Regional Sunday League Premier Division.

The scorers for George & Dragon were Scott Taylor with a hat-trick, Robbie Hatton, Callum Norwell, Ryan Mitchell and Joe Duckworth.

October 25, 2020
Nantwich Town sign stadium rights deal with Optimum Pay Group

Nantwich Town sign stadium rights deal with Optimum Pay Group

Nantwich Town have struck a deal with a local firm to sponsor the club’s stadium on Waterlode.

The Optimum Pay Group has naming rights of The Stadium, which will be now be known as the “Optimum Pay Stadium”

October 24, 2020