nuneaton town

14.10.2017… Darlington (h)…

Nuneaton Town 2 Darlington 1

The LDJ Solicitors Stadium… Saturday October 14th… 3pm

Attendance: 694

Ticket: £14 – Programme: £2.50

Three very valuable points gained by Nuneaton Town. This was also the first kick-off that I’ve missed in a very long time, after a Magical Mystery Tour…

And to make matters worse, they ran out of programmes…

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Nuneaton Attack…

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Nuneaton Defend…

Nuneaton Town; Lyness, Trotman, Dielna, Elliott, Gascoigne, Heaton, Nti (Hickey 79), Daniels, Chambers, Nicholson (Beswick 85), Henshall (Mills 76)

Not Used; Taylor, Geohaghon

Goals; Chambers (7), Nicholson (48)

Darlington; Bartlett, Marrs (YC), Scott (Burgess 70), Turnbull, Collins, Galbraith, Gillies, Portas (Wheatley 50), Cartman (Syers 46), Saunders, Thompson (YC)

Not Used; Wilczynski,  Dawson

Goals; Syers (90+4)

As usual, more pictures on flickr…

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08.08.2017… Kidderminster (h)…

Nuneaton Town 1 Kidderminster Harriers 0kidh

The LDJ Solicitors Stadium… Tuesday August 8th… 7.45pm

Attendance: 781

Ticket: £14 – Programme: £2.50

A last gasp winner for Nuneaton on a damp night at Liberty Way…

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First Half: Nuneaton Defend a Corner…

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Second Half: Nuneaton Press…

Nuneaton Town; Lyness, Trotman, Wildin.C, Wildin.L, Ashton (Collins 74), Heaton, Beswick, Daniels, Chambers, Hickey, Nicholson (YC)

Not Used; Glover, Taylor, Tweed, Ball

Goals; Chambers (90+2)

Kidderminster Harriers; Hall, Webb, Keane, Croasdale, Daly, Williams (YC), Nti, McQuilkin, Ironside, Weeks (Bradley 46), Austin (Ngwatala 68)

Not Used; Brown, Truslove, Digie

Goals; None

As usual, more pictures on flickr…

22.07.2017… Leicester (h)…

Nuneaton Town 3 Leicester City XI 3

Liberty Way… Saturday July 22nd…

Attendance:

Ticket: £10 – Programme: £1.50

My first game of 2017/18,  and  a pretty entertaining one. A typical friendly in one respect, multiple substitutions being the order of the day…

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First Half Action…

Nuneaton were two up inside the first ten minutes but Leicester levelled by half time. The heavens opened early in the second half, and Nuneaton soon found themselves 3-2 down. They recovered though, and Ashley Chambers earnt them a draw late on…

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Second Half Action…

Nuneaton Town; Elliott Taylor (Tyrell Belford 45), Tom Elliott (Jean Paul Jhonnes-Ramos 90), Courtney Wildin, Kristian Scott (Michael Tweed 45 (Mitchell Glover 85)), Brad Gascoigne (Danny Brennan 45), Niall Heaton, Alex Henshall (Luther Wildin 45), Ryan Beswick (Luke Trotman 45), Ashley Chambers, Brady Hickey, Callum Ball (Lewis Collins 90)

Not Used; Ryan Richmond, Josh Steele, Charlie Chechlacz

Goals; Callum Ball (3), Ashley Chambers (8, 70)

Leicester City; Daniel Iversen (Maz Bramley, 45), Joseph Knight (Calvin Bassey 54), Connor Wood, Hamza Choudhury, Sam Hughes, Fred Neilsen (Alex Pascanu 31), Liandra Martins (Lamine Kaba Sherif), Dylan Watts (Khanya Leshabele 80), Joseph Eppiah (Layton Ndwuku 54), Andnai Muskwe, Josh Gordon

Not Used; Faiq Bolkiah

Goals; Josh Gordon (40), Joseph Eppiah (43), Sam Hughes (54)

As usual, more pictures on flickr…

22.04.2017… FC United (h)…

Nuneaton Town 1 FC United of Manchester 4

Coombe Abbey Arena… Saturday April 22nd… 3pm

Attendance: 777

Ticket: £14 – Programme: £3

The seven game unbeaten run ended, and Nuneaton’s home programme finishing on a bit of a low…

After a terrible start to the season though, mid-table obscurity feels like an achievement…

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First Half: Nuneaton Defend a Corner…

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Post Match: The Players Leave the Field…

Nuneaton Town; Belford, Elliott, Geohaghon (Penny 72), O’Hanlon, Langmead, Gascoigne, Scott (Tweed 85), Nicholson, Mills, Chambers, Kelly Evans (Gvasi 85)

Not Used; Wheatley, Taylor

Goals; Nicholson (45+2)

FC United of Manchester; Scofield, Williams, Chantler, Kay, Fagbola, Ashworth (Baird 76), Wolfenden, Sheridan (Jones 71), Adeloye (Lowe 59) Wright, Thomson

Not Used; Greaves, Brown

Goals; Sheridan (42), Fagbola (57), Wolfenden (61), Thomson (74)

As usual, more pictures on flickr…

25.03.2017… AFC Fylde (h)…

Nuneaton Town 4 AFC Fylde 1

Coombe Abbey Arena… Saturday March 25th… 3pm

Attendance: 480

Ticket: £14 – Programme: £3

An unexpected, but thoroughly deserved, 4-1 win against the League’s top side…

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First Half: AFC Fylde Attack…

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First Half: A Corner for Nuneaton Town…

Nuneaton Town; Belford, Elliot, O’Hanlon, Langmead, Gascoigne, Geohaghon (Penny 45), Daniels, Nicholson, Kelly-Evans (Thomas 90), Scott, Chambers (Mills 90)

Not Used; Gould, Dibble

Goals; Daniels (27), Langmead (40), Chambers (44), Kelly-Evans (90)

AFC Fylde; Taylor, Hughes, Kennedy, Baker, Cowgill (Dixon 61), Bond, Hughes (Blinkhorn 45), Finlay, Rowe, Bradley, Daniels (Hardy 45)

Not Used; Kay, Kennedy

Goals; Dixon (66)

As usual, more pictures on flickr…