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Nantwich Town snatch late leveller in 1-1 draw with promotion rivals Scarborough

Nantwich Town snatch late leveller in 1-1 draw with promotion rivals Scarborough

By James Brown
Matt Bell’s superbly executed free-kick inside the final minutes earned Nantwich Town a 1-1 draw against promotion rivals Scarborough Athletic.

The Dabbers were behind after just four minutes when Luke Lofts wrong footed goalkeeper Will Jaaskelainen and find the bottom left corner.

February 17, 2019
Nantwich Town beaten 2-1 by promotion rivals Farsley Celtic

Nantwich Town beaten 2-1 by promotion rivals Farsley Celtic

By Steve Sharman
Nantwich Town were undone by a late penalty as they lost 2-1 away at promotion rivals Farsley Celtic.

James Lawrie netted his fifth league goal of the season with a neat header bringing the game level in the second period after Adam Clayton had given Farsley a first half lead.

February 10, 2019
Nantwich Town promotion hopes ended in play-off defeat by Spennymoor

Nantwich Town promotion hopes ended in play-off defeat by Spennymoor

Nantwich Town’s bid for promotion came to a disappointing end with a 2-0 play-off defeat away at Spennymoor.

The Dabbers made the play-offs for the first time in eight years and were aiming to earn promotion to Conference North.

April 26, 2017
Nantwich Town earn hard-fought 1-1 draw at Sutton Coldfield

Nantwich Town earn hard-fought 1-1 draw at Sutton Coldfield

By Steven Sharman
Promotion-chasing Nantwich Town made it six unbeaten with a hard-fought 1-1 draw away at Sutton Coldfield.

The hosts took a sixth minute lead through Sean Geddes’ penalty after Curtis Jones had brought down David Howarth.

February 12, 2017
Nantwich Town earn 3-1 win away at fellow promotion chasers Rushall

Nantwich Town earn 3-1 win away at fellow promotion chasers Rushall

Nantwich Town recorded a superb win over promotion rivals Rushall Olympic at Dales Lane.

A Sean Cooke double say them come from a goal down to secure three points and move just two points off the play-offs.

January 28, 2017
Nantwich Town held to 1-1 draw by high-flying Hednesford

Nantwich Town held to 1-1 draw by high-flying Hednesford

By Jack Jones
Nantwich Town made it six unbeaten as they battled to a 1-1 draw against promotion candidates Hednesford Town.

The draw also earned the Dabbers their first home league point of the season.

September 25, 2016
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC captain says promotion is the aim

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC captain says promotion is the aim

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC captain Niall McGregor says their aim has to be for promotion as they prepare for new Midlands 1 West campaign.

The Vagrants based side finished an excellent fourth place last season, playing at the club’s highest ever level.

August 24, 2015
Nantwich Town delight in signing ex-Crewe Alexandra keeper Steve Phillips

Nantwich Town delight in signing ex-Crewe Alexandra keeper Steve Phillips

Nantwich Town boss Danny Johnson has hailed the capture of Crewe Alexandra goalkeeper Steve Phillips. The Dabbers manager has confirmed that a deal has been agreed and that Phillips will be officially signing for Nantwich Town Football Club on Tuesday.

June 28, 2014
Fans help Crewe & Nantwich RUFC to key win over Tamworth

Fans help Crewe & Nantwich RUFC to key win over Tamworth

Rugby fans turned out in droves to ensure Crewe & Nantwich RUFC’s clash with Tamworth went ahead. And the Vagrants side paid back their supporters with a strong performance to keep their promotion hopes alive.

February 2, 2014
Nantwich Town new signing Si Everall eyes promotion push

Nantwich Town new signing Si Everall eyes promotion push

By Ashley Houghton New Nantwich Town signing Si Everall believes he is the man to fire on all cylinders in The Dabbers promotion push. Everall, 22, says he is ready to take responsibility and lead Jimmy Quinn’s forward line.

November 2, 2012
Ex Nantwich Town boss Steve Davis leads Crewe Alex to Wembley glory

Ex Nantwich Town boss Steve Davis leads Crewe Alex to Wembley glory

Former Nantwich Town boss Steve Davis led Crewe Alexandra to promotion with a thrilling Wembley victory in front of 15,000 delirious fans. Youngsters like Nick Powell, Nantwich teenager Max Clayton and Davis’ son Harry, who played on loan at the Dabbers, took the plaudits.

May 28, 2012