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Nantwich Town squad finalised ahead of 2018-19 season opener

Nantwich Town squad finalised ahead of 2018-19 season opener

By Steve Sharman
Nantwich Town have unveiled their full squad ahead of the start of the 2018/19 Evo-Stik Northern Premier League season this weekend.

Manager Dave Cooke has added a number of new faces to the squad over pre-season in addition to summer signings Danny Glover, James Lawrie and Joe Malkin who arrived in June.

August 15, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town boss Dave Cooke eyes top half finish ahead of season opener

Nantwich Town boss Dave Cooke eyes top half finish ahead of season opener

Nantwich Town boss Dave Cooke shrugged off their pre-season defeat at Leek Town as the Dabbers now focus on their opening league game of the new campaign.

Nantwich lost 1-0 to their lower league opponents through a Tim Grice goal in the 13th minute, which Cooke said was “disappointing”.

August 13, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town lose 5-1 in home friendly with Crewe Alexandra XI

Nantwich Town lose 5-1 in home friendly with Crewe Alexandra XI

Nantwich Town lost 5-1 to a Crewe Alexandra XI in a hastily arranged pre-season friendly at the Weaver Stadium.

League Two Crewe were keen to give some of their squad players a run out, and the Dabbers duly obliged as they continue final preparations for the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League kick-off on August 18.

August 8, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Lyndon Wain appointed as Nantwich Town community development manager

Lyndon Wain appointed as Nantwich Town community development manager

Nantwich Town have appointed Lyndon Wain as their new community development manager with immediate effect.

Lyndon is well known at the Weaver Stadium having worked as a volunteer coach for more than 12 years.

August 4, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town ease to 4-0 pre-season win at Winsford United

Nantwich Town ease to 4-0 pre-season win at Winsford United

By Steve Sharman
Nantwich Town continued their preparation for the new 2018/19 campaign with a convincing 4-0 win over Winsford United.

Striker Joe Malkin continued his fine scoring form in pre-season with a goal in each half, with Jamie Morgan and trialist Harry Cain also finding the net at the Barton Stadium.

August 1, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Former Crewe Alex star AJ Leitch Smith turns out for Nantwich Town

Former Crewe Alex star AJ Leitch Smith turns out for Nantwich Town

Former Crewe Alexandra star AJ Leitch-Smith played and scored for Nantwich Town in their latest pre-season match away at Colwyn Bay.

AJ, who also played for Crewe’s rivals Port Vale, is seeking a new club and approached the Dabbers for much-needed game time.

July 29, 2018 1 comment Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town continue pre-season with 2-1 loss to Blackpool

Nantwich Town continue pre-season with 2-1 loss to Blackpool

By James Brown
Nantwich Town continued their pre-season preparations with an entertaining game against Blackpool which saw the League One side come out on top 2-1.

The visitors were quick out of the blocks, catching the Dabbers defence cold with an early break down the left by Marc Bola who crossed Mark Cullen to head home from close range.

July 22, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town beaten 2-0 in pre-season match at Alsager Town

Nantwich Town beaten 2-0 in pre-season match at Alsager Town

By Jonathan White
Nantwich Town suffered a defeat in their latest pre-season encounter away at Alsager Town.

The Dabbers took a less experienced “Nantwich Town XI” to Alsager for the game at the Wood Park Stadium on Thursday night.

July 21, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town draw 2-2 with Sandbach United in pre-season friendly

Nantwich Town draw 2-2 with Sandbach United in pre-season friendly

Nantwich Town continued their pre-season campaign with an entertaining 2-2 draw at Sandbach United.

But the Dabbers defence will be kicking themselves after letting a 2-0 lead slip against the lower league opponents at the Weaver Stadium.

July 18, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town lose 2-1 to Salford City in latest pre-season clash

Nantwich Town lose 2-1 to Salford City in latest pre-season clash

Nantwich Town were unlucky to lose to a last minute goal at home to Salford City – despite having Harry Cain in their side!

The Dabbers provided a stern test for the National League side and almost held on for a deserved draw.

July 11, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town beaten 1-0 by League Two neighbours Crewe Alexandra

Nantwich Town beaten 1-0 by League Two neighbours Crewe Alexandra

Nantwich Town were narrowly beaten by a Jordan Bowery header when they entertained League Two neighbours Crewe Alexandra.

The pre-season friendly proved a good work out for both sides in hot weather at the Weaver Stadium.

July 8, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Kick-off change for Nantwich Town game with Crewe Alex to avoid England clash

Kick-off change for Nantwich Town game with Crewe Alex to avoid England clash

Nantwich Town and Crewe Alex have agreed to move their pre-season friendly kick-off time to avoid it clashing with England’s World Cup quarter final with Sweden.

The pre-season encounter had been scheduled for this Saturday July 7 at 3pm at the Weaver Stadium, and would normally attract one of the club’s biggest attendances of the year.

July 4, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town players return for pre-season training

Nantwich Town players return for pre-season training

By Jonathan White
The heat is on for Nantwich Town players as they begin pre-season training this week in scorching temperatures.

Dave Cooke’s squad is shaping up nicely ahead of the 2018-19 season, with pre-season training kicking off last Saturday.

June 26, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport