Poppies away to Mickleover Sports in FA Tropy 1st Qual Round

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Mickleover Sports v

Kettering Town

Kettering Town take a break form League action when they travel to Mickleover Sports on Saturday for their FA Trophy 1st Qualifying Round tie. Sports come into the match in good form beating Coalville Town 4-1 in the previous round and will be a tough opponent for the Poppies who narrowly defeated Lincoln Utd 2-1 to set up this encounter.


Kettering Town to bid for Rockingham Road site »

The Poppies are currently considering a possible bid to return to their 'spiritual home' at Rockingham Road.

Lewis Wilson and James Jepson return to the Poppies. » Former Poppies Lewis Wilson and James Jepson return to the Poppies.

Kettering Town FC could be returning to the Borough »

Kettering Town FC have unveiled an ambitious plan to move back into the Borough with the targeted location being the site of the now closed Avondale Schools.

New signings continue for Poppies »

The transfer of Ross Oulton from Daventry Town was confirmed and goalkeeper Nick Bennion from St Ives also comes to the Poppies as Alastair Worby is unsure of his availability for the coming season due to work commitments.

Sid Chapman passes away after long illness »

Poppies Club President Sid Chapman has passed away after a long illness. Sid was a life-long Poppies fan and has been associated with the Poppies in some way or another for many decades, including a long spell as groundsman at Rockingham Rd.


Ogbonna fires Poppies to narrow 2-1 win away to Royston Town »

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Royston Town 1
Hart 50

Kettering Town 2
Sandy 35
Ogbonna 77

Poppies hang on, win 2-1 at home to Lincoln Utd in FA Trophy »

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Kettering Town 2
Gooding 25 pen
Hall 31

Lincoln Utd 1
Hutchinson 80

Goal-shy Poppies slump to 1-0 defeat at home to Uxbridge »

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Kettering Town 0

Uxbridge 1
Tomkins 45

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Coventry City following a similar path to the Poppies »

Coventry City follow in the footsteps of the Poppies as they prepare to leave their current landlords at Ricoh Arena and groundshare at Sixfields, home of Northampton Town ..

Portsmouth suffer a similar fate to Kettering »

Pompey's administrator Trevor Birch promptly issued a statement branding the League's decision "very harsh" and hopes it can be reversed. He said: "We are extremely disappointed that the Football League has decided to impose yet another penalty on the club.

Poppies Radio – for the fans … by the fans »

This Saturday 7th July, Poppies Radio will be broadcasting live from Nene Park to cover the new season's opening friendly fixture against Southend Manor.