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Nantwich Town lose 3-1 despite new boy Sherriff’s debut goal

Nantwich Town lose 3-1 despite new boy Sherriff’s debut goal

A goal by new boy Dennis Sherriff (pictured) was not enough to prevent Nantwich Town losing 3-1 at Bradford Park Avenue. Nantwich never recovered from going 2-0 down in the first few minutes of a game dominated by strong winds and a muddy surface.

January 22, 2012
Jimmy Quinn keen to extend Nantwich Town unbeaten run

Jimmy Quinn keen to extend Nantwich Town unbeaten run

By Ashley Houghton Nantwich Town travel to West Yorkshire today (Saturday) looking to extend their five-match unbeaten run against sixth-placed Bradford Park Avenue. Defender Darren Moss will miss the trip to the Horsfall Stadium as he starts a three-match ban for the red card against Mickleover Sports.

January 21, 2012
Nantwich Town back KitAid charity to help poor football fans

Nantwich Town back KitAid charity to help poor football fans

Nantwich Town is calling on residents to donate unwanted football kits to help families in poor countries. The Dabbers are backing a new Evo-Stik Premier League partnership with charity KitAid for the current season.

January 20, 2012
Nantwich Town new signing Lee Steele faces FA charge

Nantwich Town new signing Lee Steele faces FA charge

Nantwich Town’s new signing Lee Steele has been charged with bringing the game into disrepute over comments made on Twitter. The FA charge relates to a comment about gay rugby star Gareth Thomas.

January 16, 2012
Match report: Nantwich Town 2 Hednesford Town 2

Match report: Nantwich Town 2 Hednesford Town 2

By Ashley Houghton Jimmy Quinn described his side’s defending as “very poor” after Nantwich Town failed to beat nine-man Hednesford. The visitors had captain Darren Campion sent off in the first half and Jamey Osborne dismissed near the end for a second yellow card.

January 14, 2012
Nantwich Town sign experienced striker Lee Steele

Nantwich Town sign experienced striker Lee Steele

Nantwich Town have added to their striking options ahead of today’s match with Hednesford by signing Lee Steele. The experienced forward has over 300 league appearances for Shrewsbury, Leighton Orient, Brighton, Oxford United and Chester City.

January 14, 2012
Nantwich Town striker Lennon hopes to bag 100th goal

Nantwich Town striker Lennon hopes to bag 100th goal

Nantwich Town striker Michael Lennon is hoping to bag his 100th goal for the Dabbers – and push his side closer to the play-offs. They entertain high-flyingHednesford Town tomorrow (Jan 14), and Lennon said he is keen to maintain his goal every two games ratio.

January 13, 2012
Nantwich Town draw Macclesfield in Cheshire Senior Cup semis

Nantwich Town draw Macclesfield in Cheshire Senior Cup semis

Nantwich Town have drawn Macclesfield Town in the semi-finals of the Cheshire Senior Cup. The draws pits together the two clubs who have just agreed the five-figure transfer of Dabbers striker Ben Mills.

January 10, 2012
Ben Mills completes transfer from Nantwich to Macclesfield

Ben Mills completes transfer from Nantwich to Macclesfield

Nantwich Town have completed the sale of striker Ben Mills to npower League 2 side Macclesfield Town. The Dabbers have secured a five-figure sum for the 12-goal hotshot (pictured).

January 9, 2012
Reaseheath College students given Stoke City pitch tips

Reaseheath College students given Stoke City pitch tips

College students from Nantwich made a close inspection of a Premier League football pitch as part of their diploma course. The Reaseheath horticulture students were given a guided tour of Stoke City’s new multi-million pound training ground and 28,400 capacity Britannia Stadium.

January 9, 2012
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts in title hunt with 44-15 win at Ramsey

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts in title hunt with 44-15 win at Ramsey

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC powered to an impressive 44-15 victory away at Ramsey to stay hot on the heels of league leaders Oswestry. It was a tight affair on the Isle of Man until C&N pulled away in the final quarter of the game with three unanswered tries.

January 9, 2012
Evo-Stik match report: Nantwich Town 1 Mickleover Sports 1

Evo-Stik match report: Nantwich Town 1 Mickleover Sports 1

By Ashley Houghton A late Alex Steadman equaliser prevented Nantwich Town from taking all three points in a feisty encounter at the Weaver Stadium. Steadman, who was sent off in the closing stages, levelled in the 80th minute after Mat Bailey had given Nantwich a first-half lead.

January 7, 2012
Nantwich Town striker Ben Mills in talks with Macclesfield Town

Nantwich Town striker Ben Mills in talks with Macclesfield Town

Nantwich Town’s prolific striker Ben Mills could be about to leave the club for League Two Macclesfield Town, it emerged tonight. The Dabbers received a formal offer for Mills from Macclesfield over the New Year period.

January 5, 2012