Collard opts to leave AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Alex Collard has decided to leave AFC Rushden & Diamonds.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH May 24

AFC Rushden & Diamonds youngsters all set for a national final

AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ stars of tomorrow are gearing up for a big night this evening (Wednesday).
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH May 18

AFC Rushden & Diamonds: Jon Dunham's 2021/22 season review

As the dust begins to settle, AFC Rushden & Diamonds can reflect on a season of progress.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH May 4

Everyone must embrace the changes, says Diamonds boss Burgess

Andy Burgess insists everyone must be ready to “embrace the changes” at AFC Rushden & Diamonds next season.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 28

Snedker: AFC Rushden & Diamonds' last two performances weren't good enough

Dean Snedker was left feeling what might have been after AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ play-off bid fell apart on the final day of the Southern League...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 27

‘Heartbreak and disappointment’ for AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Burgess

Andy Burgess was left to reflect on “heartbreak and disappointment” after AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ play-off hopes were ripped away from them on a...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 24

VERDICT: Heartbreak for AFC Rushden & Diamonds as play-off hopes go up in smoke

An afternoon that started with hopes, dreams and expectations ended in total devastation for AFC Rushden & Diamonds.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 23

We play to win, says AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Burgess

Andy Burgess insists AFC Rushden & Diamonds will play to win as the race for the final play-off place in the Southern League Premier Central goes...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 22

Last game is now a ‘cup final’ for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Andy Burgess says AFC Rushden & Diamonds have made their last game of the regular campaign in the Southern League Premier Central into “a cup...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 19

Match Preview – St Ives Town v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

ST IVES TOWN FC V AFC RUSHDEN & DIAMONDS THE PITCHING IN SOUTHERN FOOTBALL LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION CENTRAL Monday 18 April 3pm k.o Match Sponsor...
ST IVES TOWN (OFFICIAL SITE Apr 18

We're only focused on ourselves, says Diamonds ace Dolman

Liam Dolman insists AFC Rushden & Diamonds are focusing solely on themselves as they bid to confirm a play-off place this afternoon (Monday).
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 18

HIGHLIGHTS: Rushden & Diamonds 2 - 1 Bromsgrove Sporting

Highlights of our 2 - 1 loss to Rushden & Diamonds in the Pitching In Southern Premier League Central.
FOOTBALLNEWS Apr 17

Burgess is eyeing fourth spot for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Andy Burgess was left looking ahead rather than over his shoulder after AFC Rushden & Diamonds moved a step closer to the Southern League Premier...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 16

AFC Rushden & Diamonds 2 Bromsgrove Sporting 1 - Jon Dunham's verdict

AFC Rushden & Diamonds are closing in on a top-five finish and a shot at promotion in the Southern League Premier Central.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 16

Burgess becomes AFC Rushden & Diamonds' permanent manager

Andy Burgess has been officially confirmed as the new permanent manager of AFC Rushden & Diamonds.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 16

AFC Rushden & Diamonds all set for ‘three more cup finals’

Andy Burgess knows there’s no time for AFC Rushden & Diamonds to dwell on their midweek defeat as they gear up for “three more cup finals”.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 15

We weren't good enough, says AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Burgess

Andy Burgess conceded AFC Rushden & Diamonds “weren’t good enough to win the game” after they lost 2-0 to Peterborough Sports in the final of the...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 13

Supersub haunts his old club to send Peterborough Sports on the way to a Northants County Cup Final success

Jordan Macleod came back to haunt AFC Rushden & Diamonds as he bagged the crucial goal of the game to help secure a first-ever NFA Hillier Senior...
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Apr 12

Diamonds lose out to Sports in Hillier Cup final

Jordan Macleod came back to haunt AFC Rushden & Diamonds as he bagged the crucial goal of the game to help secure a first-ever NFA Hillier Senior...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 12

Timing not ideal but Burgess is targeting some silverware for Diamonds

Andy Burgess admits the timing of tonight’s (Tuesday) NFA Hillier Senior Cup final is far from ideal for AFC Rushden & Diamonds.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 12

Big boost for Peterborough Sports as former Peterborough United player is back for the county cup final against AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Peterborough Sports have received a big boost ahead of their Northants Hiller Cup Senior Cup Final against AFC Rushden & Diamonds at Northampton...
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Apr 12

AFC Rushden & Diamonds are in a really good place, says Burgess

Andy Burgess insists AFC Rushden & Diamonds are in a “really good place” after a 2-2 draw at Coalville Town kept their play-off bid on course.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 9

Andy seeks a return to winning ways for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

AFC Rushden & Diamonds head to Coalville Town on Saturday for what could yet prove to be a dress rehearsal for a clash in the Southern League...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 8

Andy seeks a return to winning was for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

AFC Rushden & Diamonds head to Coalville Town on Saturday for what could yet prove to be a dress rehearsal for a clash in the Southern League...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 8

Blow for AFC Rushden & Diamonds as captain Collard's season is over

AFC Rushden & Diamonds have received a devastating blow with the news that captain Alex Collard will miss the remainder of the current season.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 2

AFC Rushden & Diamonds urged to go and 'finish the job'

Andy Burgess has urged his AFC Rushden & Diamonds to go and “finish the job” as they bid to secure a play-off place in the Southern League Premier...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Apr 1

Burgess content with another point for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Andy Burgess was content with another point on the board as AFC Rushden & Diamonds tightened their grip on a play-off place with a 0-0 draw at...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 30

AFC Rushden & Diamonds bidding to tighten their grip on a play-off spot

AFC Rushden & Diamonds have the opportunity to all-but wrap up their Southern League Premier Central play-off place tonight (Tuesday).
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 29

Tributes pour in for non-league footballer Tom Rankin after sudden death aged 26

News of Tom Rankin's passing broke on Sunday afternoon, just 24 hours after the 26-year-old played for non-league outfit Redditch United against...
MIRROR Mar 27

Burgess' delight as AFC Rushden & Diamonds close in on a play-off place

Andy Burgess was understandably delighted as AFC Rushden & Diamonds took a giant step towards securing a Southern League Premier Central play-off...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 26

'Exciting times' as AFC Rushden & Diamonds continue the play-off push

AFC Rushden & Diamonds head to Redditch United this weekend with Andy Burgess insisting it is a “massively exciting time” for the club.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 25

AFC Rushden & Diamonds bring in winger Johnson

AFC Rushden & Diamonds have signed winger Lewis Johnson on loan from Sky Bet League One club Milton Keynes Dons.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 23

'Minor change' is made as Burgess puts his mark on AFC Rushden & Diamonds

The first real evidence of the Andy Burgess effect was on show in AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ 2-2 draw with Tamworth at the weekend.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 23

Burgess frustrated as AFC Rushden & Diamonds have to settle for a draw

Diamonds led 2-0 but were pegged back by Andy Peaks' Tamworth at Hayden Road
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 19

AFC Rushden & Diamonds 2 Tamworth 2 - Jon Dunham's verdict

Read Jon Dunham's match report as AFC Rushden & Diamonds faced off against their former manager's new club
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 19

AFC Rushden and Diamonds Sign Jordan Graham

AFC Rushden & Diamonds are delighted to announce the signing of 24-year-old forward Jordan Graham.
NONPROFOOTBALL.COM Mar 18

Burgess wants AFC Rushden & Diamonds focused on the job as Peaks returns

Diamonds are set to go up against their former manager at Hayden Road this weekend
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 18

AFC Rushden & Diamonds begin the search for new Chair

Ralph Burditt is stepping down as chairman after 10 years in the role at the club
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 17

AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Burgess keen to add further attacking option

Diamonds suffered a 2-1 defeat at fellow play-off contenders Peterborough Sports last night (Tuesday)
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 16

Peterborough Sports win ugly as they complete a hat-trick of derby successes against Rushden & Diamonds, heavy defeat for Whittlesey Athletic

It wasn’t pretty, but quite frankly no-one at Peterborough Sports cared as they completed a hat-trick of derby wins against Rushden & Diamonds this...
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Mar 15

AFC Rushden & Diamonds are back with a big clash at Sports

Diamonds and Peterborough Sports are both trying to solidify their top-five places in the Southern League Premier Central
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 15

Peterborough Sports could hand a full debut to former Leicester City and Accrington Stanley midfielder in the Tuesday derby against Rushden & Diamonds

Peterborough Sports could hand a full debut to former Leicester City and Accrington Stanley midfielder Lamine Sherif in tomorrow’s Southern Central...
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Mar 14

Burgess: Play-off place is now AFC Rushden & Diamonds' to lose

Andy Burgess admitted a play-off place is now AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ to lose after they staged a brilliant fightback to claim a 3-2 success at...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 5

NEXT UP: Bromley (H) (05/03/22 3pm KO)

TORQUAY UNITED (OFFICIAL SITE Mar 4

Full focus on Lowestoft for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Andy Burgess insists AFC Rushden & Diamonds will be “focused and prepared” as they gear up for another crucial clash in their bid to secure a...
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 4

Spirits are high as Burgess settles in with AFC Rushden & Diamonds

It’s been a whirlwind start to life as AFC Rushden & Diamonds interim manager for Andy Burgess.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 3

AFC Rushden & Diamonds' clash at Biggleswade called off

AFC Rushden & Diamonds' Southern League Premier Central match at Biggleswade Town tonight (Tuesday) has been postponed.
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 1

A chance for AFC Rushden & Diamonds to go fourth

AFC Rushden & Diamonds can move into fourth place in the Southern League Premier Central tonight (Tuesday).
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Mar 1

Glover to assist Burgess at AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Lee Glover has been named assistant-manager at Hayden Road until the end of the season
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 28

Burgess happy to see AFC Rushden & Diamonds come through a 'scrap'

Diamonds maintained their top-five position in the Southern League Premier Central
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 27

AFC Rushden & Diamonds 1 Hednesford Town 0 - Jon Dunham's verdict

Andy Burgess' first game in charge ended in victory as Diamonds maintained their play-off push
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 26

AFC Rushden & Diamonds 1-0 Hednesford Town - Report

Hednesford Town travelled to the league’s form team AFC Rushden & Diamonds hoping to get back on track after Tuesday’s narrow 1-0 defeat at...
EXPRESS AND STAR Feb 26

Northampton boss Jon Brady's rise from journeyman winger to promotion seeking manager

Jon Brady played as a winger for 14 clubs - including Brentford, Hayes and Rushden and Diamonds - in a nomadic playing career, but is guiding...
MIRROR Feb 25

Burgess all set for first game in charge of AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Diamonds are looking to tighten their grip on a play-off place in the Southern League Premier Central
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 25

Burgess ready to do all he can to give AFC Rushden & Diamonds a big finish

Andy Burgess is set to meet the squad for the first time tonight after being appointed as Diamonds' interim manager
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 24

Andy Burgess Appointed Interim Manager For AFC Rushden and Diamonds

Following the departure of Andy Peaks, AFC Rushden & Diamonds have appointed Andy Burgess as their new interim manager until a permanent...
NONPROFOOTBALL.COM Feb 24

Burgess appointed interim boss at AFC Rushden & Diamonds

The Rushden & Diamonds legend takes charge immediately
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 24

Chance of a move to Kettering Town was one Deacon 'had to take'

Ty Deacon made his debut for the Poppies in midweek after joining from AFC Rushden & Diamonds
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 24

We're sticking together, says AFC Rushden & Diamonds captain Collard

It's been a tough week at Hayden Road but the skipper insists the squad are focused on a top-five finish
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 22

Local football decimated by the weather

Kettering Town, AFC Rushden & Diamonds and Corby Town have all seen their games called off due to waterlogged pitches
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 19

Kettering Town sign striker Deacon from AFC Rushden & Diamonds

The frontman has swapped Hayden Road for Latimer Park
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 18

AFC Rushden & Diamonds players urged to seize the big play-off opportunity

It's been a rollercoaster week for Diamonds with the shock departure of Andy Peaks but they remain well-placed for a shot at promotion
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 18

'Nothing changes' for AFC Rushden & Diamonds' players

Tim Dudding and Scott Carlin have been tasked with the job of steadying the ship at Hayden Road following the departure of Andy Peaks
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 17

Tamworth appoint Andy Peaks

Andy Peaks has today been appointed the new boss of Southern League Premier Division Central side Tamworth, departing AFC Rushden & Diamonds. The...
NONPROFOOTBALL.COM Feb 16

Chairman Burditt insists AFC Rushden & Diamonds are focused on 'job in hand'

The post-Andy Peaks era is now under way at Hayden Road
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 16

Peaks: I've taken Diamonds as far as I can

Andy Peaks has given an emotional interview after he departed AFC Rushden & Diamonds to take over as manager at Tamworth
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 16

Boss Peaks leaves AFC Rushden & Diamonds to join Tamworth

The shock news was confirmed this evening (Tuesday)
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 15

Peaks' delight as AFC Rushden & Diamonds storm into the top five

Diamonds won 2-1 at Barwell as they made it 12 victories from their last 16 league matches
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 12

NON-LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Wins for Brackley Town, Kettering Town and AFC Rushden & Diamonds

It was a good day for the local non-League clubs
NORTHAMPTONCHRON.CO.UK Feb 12

Kettering Town win on the road while AFC Rushden & Diamonds move into the top five

What a splendid afternoon!
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 12

Focus is back on the league business for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Diamonds will be looking to maintain their charge towards the play-off places
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 11

'Job done' as AFC Rushden & Diamonds book a final spot

Diamonds are through to the NFA Hillier Senior Cup final
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 9

Peaks expects AFC Rushden & Diamonds' battle for the play-offs to go down to the wire

Diamonds are in NFA Hillier Senior Cup semi-final action at Hayden Road tonight (Tuesday)
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 8

Mistakes prove costly as AFC Rushden & Diamonds lose out at Rushall Olympic

Diamonds still remain right in the hunt for a top-five finish despite a defeat in the West Midlands
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 6

Rushall Olympic 2-0 AFC Rushden & Diamonds

On a blustery afternoon at Dales Lane, Rushall Olympic picked up an important three points to help cement their third placed spot.
EXPRESS AND STAR Feb 5

Keep the faith and be positive, says AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Peaks

Diamonds face another huge game this weekend as they close in on the play-off places
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 4

Peaks delighted with 'really good three points' for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Diamonds picked up a sixth win from their last seven matches
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Feb 1

PICTURE SPECIAL - AFC Rushden & Diamonds 2 Stourbridge 0

AFC Rushden & Diamonds' superb form continued with a victory over Stourbridge at Hayden Road
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Jan 31

AFC Rushden & Diamonds 2 Stourbridge 0 - Report

In-form AFC Rushden & Diamonds chalked up a third successive league win with second half goals from Alex Collard and Nathan Tshikuna.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jan 29

Corby Town sign Garwood from AFC Rushden & Diamonds

The defender is in line to make his Steelmen debut tomorrow (Saturday)
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Jan 28

Boss Peaks wants to keep in-form AFC Rushden & Diamonds on 'an even keel'

Diamonds will be bidding to maintain their push for the top five at Hayden Road this weekend
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Jan 28

The belief and expectations are growing for AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Boss Andy Peaks was delighted as his team maintained their fine form and moved ever closer to the Southern League Premier Central play-off places
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Jan 23

Post-Cox era starts with defeat for Kettering Town but AFC Rushden & Diamonds and Corby Town both win

A round-up of today's local football action
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Jan 22

Captain Collard feels the momentum is with AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Diamonds are involved in a crucial clash in the battle for the play-off places at Alvechurch this weekend
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Jan 21

Goalkeeper Snedker signs contract with AFC Rushden & Diamonds

The stopper has been in excellent form this season
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Jan 20

AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Peaks happy with the display but not the result

Diamonds were beaten by champions-elect Banbury United
NORTHANTS TELEGRAPH Jan 16
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