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Nantwich Town boss Quinn “perfect” for Northern Ireland job

Nantwich Town boss Quinn “perfect” for Northern Ireland job

By Stuart Hodge Nantwich Town boss Jimmy Quinn has put his name forward for the Northern Ireland job – and believes he is the perfect man to restore their fortunes. The former Reading and West Ham striker has confirmed his interest in the vacancy.

December 13, 2011
Nantwich Town slump to 2-1 defeat at Burscough

Nantwich Town slump to 2-1 defeat at Burscough

Nantwich Town slumped to a 2-1 defeat away at lowly Burscough – who have won just two games all season, both against the Dabbers. The FA Cup hangover continues in Nantwich’s Evo-Stik Premier League form, with a second consecutive defeat on the road.

November 23, 2011
Nantwich Town face tough road trip to Kendal

Nantwich Town face tough road trip to Kendal

Nantwich Town welcome the return of Tom Urwin to the squad for the away game at Kendal Town tomorrow (November 19). Urwin is back after missing the FA Cup game at MK Dons, and will be a valuable addition for the tough road trip to Cumbria.

November 18, 2011
Cheshire Senior Cup: Northwich Villa 1 Nantwich Town 5

Cheshire Senior Cup: Northwich Villa 1 Nantwich Town 5

Two goals from Michael Lennon (pictured) eased Nantwich Town through to the next round of the Cheshire Senior Cup with a 5-1 win at Northwich Villa. But it took the Dabbers until the second half to hit their stride after going behind to an early goal by Kwame Barnett at the Victoria Stadium.

November 16, 2011
Nantwich Town suffer 6-0 FA Cup defeat at League One MK Dons

Nantwich Town suffer 6-0 FA Cup defeat at League One MK Dons

Nantwich Town’s big FA Cup day out at League One MK Dons ended in a disappointing 6-0 defeat. But the result was a little harsh on the Dabbers who performed heroically for the best part of half an hour before conceding the first goal.

November 12, 2011
Nantwich Town players “honoured” to play in FA Cup, says Bailey

Nantwich Town players “honoured” to play in FA Cup, says Bailey

By Steve Sanders: The Nantwich Town squad has set off for Milton Keynes with a cup shock on their minds. Fans, officials and members of the media crammed in to the Weaver Stadium for a final press conference ahead of their epic clash with the MK Dons tomorrow in the FA Cup First Round proper.

November 11, 2011
ITV focus on Nantwich Town defender Mat Bailey

ITV focus on Nantwich Town defender Mat Bailey

One of Nantwich Town’s players will be the focus for ITV cameras  in the build up to their FA Cup clash at MK Dons. The cameras have filmed defender Mat Bailey to see how he balances playing with working for shirt sponsor County Insurance Consultants.

November 11, 2011
Nantwich Town “nothing to fear” in MK Dons FA Cup clash, says Ben Mills

Nantwich Town “nothing to fear” in MK Dons FA Cup clash, says Ben Mills

By Rik Packer & Chris Edwards: Nantwich Town striker Ben Mills believes his team has nothing to fear ahead of their FA Cup giant-killing bid at League One MK Dons. The 22-year-old, joint top scorer in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League, is relishing the chance to play at this stage in the competition.

November 10, 2011
Nantwich Town boosted as MK Dons lose key defender

Nantwich Town boosted as MK Dons lose key defender

Nantwich Town will be boosted by an international call-up for MK Dons defender Gary MacKenzie, who misses their FA Cup 1st round encounter. MacKenzie will win his first cap for Scotland in a friendly against Cyprus on Friday night. It rules him out of the cup clash with the Dabbers the following day.

November 7, 2011
Top Nantwich sports stars team up at local firm

Top Nantwich sports stars team up at local firm

Two of Nantwich’s top sporting talents have teamed up off the pitch – after being recruited by the same employer. Nantwich CC batsman Jonny Kettle and Nantwich Town defender Mat Bailey are now working together at County Insurance Consultants.

October 26, 2011
Nantwich Town seal late FA Cup win Ramsbottom

Nantwich Town seal late FA Cup win Ramsbottom

Nantwich Town scored two late goals to snatch a dramatic victory in the FA Cup first qualifying round at Ramsbottom United.

The Dabbers fell behind in the first half to an early 10th minute strike by Mark Drew.

September 21, 2011
Nantwich Town’s FA Cup tie against Ramsbottom re-scheduled

Nantwich Town’s FA Cup tie against Ramsbottom re-scheduled

Nantwich Town’s postponed FA Cup first qualifying round tie against Ramsbottom United has been rescheduled to Tuesday night. The original tie due to be staged yesterday (Sept 17) was called off after heavy rain left the North West Counties Premier side’s pitch waterlogged.

September 18, 2011