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Youthful Nantwich Town continue fine form with Crewe & District FA Cup victory

Youthful Nantwich Town continue fine form with Crewe & District FA Cup victory

By Jonathan White
Nantwich Town beat Winnington Avenue 94 3-1 in the Crewe & District FA Cup match at the Weaver Stadium.

Joe Malkin bagged a brace and Kallam Boyle scored the other as a youthful Dabbers side ensured there was no giant killing act.

November 14, 2018
Nantwich Town suffer narrow FA Cup replay defeat at Blyth Spartans

Nantwich Town suffer narrow FA Cup replay defeat at Blyth Spartans

By Steve Sharman
Nantwich Town bowed out of the FA Cup after a late goal saw them beaten 1-0 at Blyth Spartans in the Second Qualifying Round replay at Croft Park.

Spartans’ substitute Dan Maguire popped up nine minutes from time to stab the ball home from close range following a fine run and cross from Jamie Holmes.

September 26, 2018
Nantwich Town earn FA Cup replay after 3-3 draw with Blyth Spartans

Nantwich Town earn FA Cup replay after 3-3 draw with Blyth Spartans

By James Brown
Nantwich Town earned an Emirates FA Cup Second Qualifying Round replay with Blyth Spartans after an entertaining 3-3 draw.

The Dabbers started the more threatening side as an Aaron Knight shot was saved by Blyth keeper Peter Jameson.

September 23, 2018
Nantwich Town knocked out of Integro Cup on penalties by Chasetown

Nantwich Town knocked out of Integro Cup on penalties by Chasetown

By James Brown
Nantwich Town bowed out of the Integro League Cup after a 4-1 penalty shootout defeat to Chasetown FC at a wet and windy Weaver Stadium.

The Dabbers had taken the lead after 39 minutes when a Joe Malkin shot was blocked and fell for Steve Jones who turned past Chasetown keeper Curtis Pond and slotted home.

September 19, 2018
Nantwich Town handed home draw against Blyth in FA Cup

Nantwich Town handed home draw against Blyth in FA Cup

By Steve Sharman
Nantwich Town have been drawn at home to Blyth Spartans in the Second Qualifying Round of the FA Cup.

The tie is scheduled to be played on the weekend of September 21-23.

September 10, 2018
Nantwich Town progress in FA Cup after 5-2 win over Worksop

Nantwich Town progress in FA Cup after 5-2 win over Worksop

By Ryan Batty
Nantwich Town put five past Northern Counties East League Premier Division side Worksop Town in their First Round Qualifying tie of the FA Cup.

A brace from debutant Aaron Knight helped the Dabbers to victory, as well as a superb free-kick from James Lawrie, a header from Callum Saunders (pictured) and a rifling half-volley from Steve Jones.

September 9, 2018
Nantwich Town prepare for new FA Cup journey against Worksop

Nantwich Town prepare for new FA Cup journey against Worksop

By Ryan Batty
Nantwich Town return to FA Cup action this weekend when they host Worksop Town in the First Qualifying Round of the 2018-19 competition.

Worksop, who play in the Northern Counties East Premier Division, beat Carlton Town in the Preliminary Round and defeated Shepshed Dynamo in the Extra Preliminary Round.

September 4, 2018
Nantwich Town heroes valiant in FA Cup defeat at League Two Stevenage

Nantwich Town heroes valiant in FA Cup defeat at League Two Stevenage

Nantwich Town were cheered to the rafters as they more than held their own for most of their FA Cup 1st Round defeat away at League Two Stevenage.

But they were ultimately undone by superior set-plays and clinical finishing, toppling out of the competition with a 5-0 defeat.

November 5, 2017
Ex Stoke City star Higginbotham helps Nantwich prepare for FA Cup giant killing

Ex Stoke City star Higginbotham helps Nantwich prepare for FA Cup giant killing

Former Stoke City defender Danny Higginbotham has been helping Nantwich Town players prepare for their massive FA Cup 1st round tie at Stevenage.

Higginbotham joined in a recent 1st team training session at the Weaver Stadium.

October 30, 2017
Nantwich Town postpone Warrington clash to prepare for FA Cup

Nantwich Town postpone Warrington clash to prepare for FA Cup

Nantwich Town’s scheduled midweek game with Warrington Town has been postponed to allow the Dabbers to prepare for their FA Cup match at Stevenage.

Nantwich had been due to play local Cheshire rivals Warrington this coming Tuesday.

October 28, 2017
Nantwich Town earn FA Cup 1st round place after dramatic replay win at Kettering

Nantwich Town earn FA Cup 1st round place after dramatic replay win at Kettering

A Harry Clayton winner and a last-gasp penalty save by Will Jaaskelainen saw Nantwich Town through to the FA Cup 1st round proper after a replay victory in Kettering.

On a night of high drama, the Dabbers overcame Southern Premier League high-flyers on their home turf in Northants.

October 18, 2017
Nantwich Town could face trip to League Two Stevenage in FA Cup

Nantwich Town could face trip to League Two Stevenage in FA Cup

Nantwich Town will travel to face League Two Stevenage in the FA Cup 1st Round proper if they overcome Kettering in their replay.

The Dabbers were held to a 1-1 draw by Kettering on Saturday in their fourth qualifying round tie at the Weaver Stadium.

October 16, 2017
Nantwich Town earn hard-fought FA Cup replay with Kettering

Nantwich Town earn hard-fought FA Cup replay with Kettering

By Ryan Batty
Sean Cooke’s second half free kick put Nantwich Town in the hat for the FA Cup 1st Round draw after a 1-1 draw with Kettering Town at the Weaver Stadium.

Michael Richens put the visitors in front on the verge of half-time as he was able to stab home following a deflection from a corner.

October 15, 2017