Samuel feels ‘motivated’ new manager Leese can help move Poppies forward
Ken Samuel believes Andy Leese has the “experience, ability and motivation” to help move Kettering Town forward.
Kettering Announce New Manager
Pitching In Southern League Premier Division Central newcomers Kettering Town have announced the appointment of the experienced Andy Leese as their...
Poppies make their move as Leese is unveiled as club's new manager
Andy Leese has been unveiled as the new manager of Kettering Town.
Who is Alan Carr’s dad Graham Carr and was he a professional footballer?
GRAHAM Carr used to be a professional footballer before transitioning to scouting and coaching. He became the associate director of his old team,...
COMMENT: So, who could be next for the manager's hotseat at Kettering Town?
The hunt for Kettering Town’s next permanent manager is well and truly under way.
Samuel leads the search for new boss as Poppies seek a quick appointment
Kettering Town are hoping to begin interviews for the vacant first-team manager’s job this weekend in a bid for a swift appointment.
Glover Leaves Poppies
Manager Lee Glover has left Pitching In Southern League Premier Division Central newcomers Kettering Town by mutual consent.
Glover insists leaving Kettering was the ‘right decision’ for him and the club
Lee Glover believes someone with more knowledge of Steps 3 and 4 will be “more beneficial” to Kettering Town as he explained the reasons behind his...
Poppies confirm five pre-season friendlies ahead of return to Step 3
Kettering Town have confirmed a provisional list of pre-season friendlies for this summer.
Quartet Commit to Poppies for Southern League Return
Lee Glover, manager of Kettering Town, relegated back to the Pitching In Southern League Premier Division Central from the Vanarama National League...
Quartet agree terms to stay on as Glover begins rebuild at Poppies
Lee Glover has started the job of building his Kettering Town squad for next season in the wake of relegation from the Vanarama National League North.
Poppies to hold Fans Forum in the wake of Jeune’s decision to ‘step away’
Kettering Town will host a Fans Forum this week where the club’s Management Committee will “share the current position of the club and the...
Samuel: Building up Latimer Park will be Jeune’s legacy at Poppies
Kettering Town president Ken Samuel has paid tribute to owner Ritchie Jeune after he confirmed he will be “stepping away” from the club.
New board must give Poppies fans 'something to be confident about'
Ken Samuel insists the new board that is set to be installed at Kettering Town in the wake of owner Ritchie Jeune “stepping away” must give the...
Kettering Town owner Jeune steps away from club ‘with immediate effect’
Ritchie Jeune has confirmed he is “stepping away” as owner of Kettering Town with immediate effect.
CFCTV: Chester FC Goal of the Season 2022/23
Email firstname.lastname@example.org NOW with your pick of Goal of the Season as we will be revealing the winner at our End of Season Awards! The deadline to...
Joe Foulkes Named Kidderminster Harriers' Young Player of the Season
Congratulations to Walsall defender Joe Foulkes who was named Young Player of the Season at Kidderminster Harriers' 2022/23 End of Season Awards on...
Fans should be careful with criticism towards owner Jeune, says Poppies boss Glover
Lee Glover believes there are “some issues” concerning the infrastructure of Kettering Town as the fallout from the club’s relegation from the...
Loan Watch: Saturday, 29th April 2023
Walsall defenders Joe Foulkes and Peter Clarke, midfielder Sam Perry, and striker Timmy Abraham are currently out on loan as they look to force...
I take full responsibility, says boss Glover after Poppies are relegated
Lee Glover believes the seeds were sown for Kettering Town’s relegation a year ago.
Kidderminster secure National League North play-off spot
Cock-a-hoop Kidderminster Harriers clinched a place in the National League North play-offs after beating relegated Kettering Town 3-0 at Aggborough.
VERDICT: Poppies relegated as they go down with a whimper on final day
Kettering Town’s four-year stay in the Vanarama National League North came to an end as they were relegated following a 3-0 defeat at Kidderminster...
Jimmy O'Connor eager to extend Kidderminster's season
Kidderminster Harriers assistant manager Jimmy O'Connor is hopeful his side can snatch a National League North play-off place tomorrow as they...
Glover calls for a ‘siege mentality’ as Poppies face final fight for survival
Lee Glover knows many have already “written off” his Kettering Town team as they face a fight for survival on the final day of the Vanarama...
Others will have to ‘step up’ in the absence of Poppies skipper Stohrer
Kettering Town will head into their crunch clash at Kidderminster Harriers on Saturday without captain Gary Stohrer.
Latimer Park to host Sports’ final ‘home’ game of the season against Darlington
Kettering Town’s Latimer Park ground will play host to Peterborough Sports’ ‘home’ clash with Darlington on the final day of the Vanarama National...
Venue changes for Darlington's final match of the season
DARLINGTON's final game of the season on Saturday away to Peterborough Sports has been moved to Kettering Town's ground on the instructions of the...
Peterborough Sports will host their final game of the National North season at Kettering Town
Peterborough Sports have switched their final home game of the National North season to Kettering's Latimer Park.
Cooper savours return of the legends as Poppies mark 150 years
Mark Cooper says his spell as manager at Kettering Town remains his “most enjoyable time by far” after he and many other legends returned to help...
Goalkeeper Shoemake rolls back the years on a 'really great day' for Poppies
Kevin Shoemake hailed “a really great day” for Kettering Town as they marked their 150th anniversary with a successful Legends Match at Latimer...
PICTURE SPECIAL: All the best pictures as the legends return to mark Kettering Town’s 150th anniversary
Legendary figures from Kettering Town’s past returned to mark the club’s 150th anniversary over the weekend.
Poppies must get Chester loss ‘out of their system’ as focus turns to their judgement day
Lee Glover says his Kettering Town players will need to get their damaging 1-0 home defeat to Chester “out of their system” quickly as they head...
VERDICT: Poppies facing a nerve-jangling final day as threat of relegation grows
Kettering Town face a nerve-jangling final day of the season as the threat of relegation from the Vanarama National League North grew following a...
CFCTV: Calum McIntyre post match Kettering Town (a)
Manager Calum McIntyre speaks following our 1-0 win at Kettering Town.
BLUES MATCH REPORT: Kettering Town 0 - 1 Chester FC
Chester FC made it 21 unbeaten on the road with a battling performance and victory at Latimer Park against Kettering Town.
MATCH REPORT | Kettering Town 0-1 Chester
Chester made it 21 unbeaten on the road with a battling performance and victory at Latimer Park against Kettering Town. Darren Stephenson came off...
BLUES MATCH PREVIEW: Kettering Town v Chester FC
Chester FC play their final away game of the regular season this weekend, with a trip to Kettering Town.
MATCH PREVIEW | Kettering Town vs Chester
The Blues play their final away game of the regular season this weekend, with a trip to Kettering Town. For Calum McIntyre’s men, it is about...
It’s all on the line as Poppies face up to a huge final home game of the campaign
It’s all on the line for Kettering Town at Latimer Park tomorrow (Saturday).
The stars align as Poppies get ready to celebrate their 150th anniversary with Legends Match
An all-star cast will be at Latimer Park on Sunday afternoon (2pm kick-off) for the long-awaited Legends Game to celebrate Kettering Town’s 150th...
Glover believes Poppies will relish the big-game atmosphere
Lee Glover believes his Kettering Town players will relish a big-game atmosphere at Latimer Park on Saturday.
NEXT UP | Kettering Town (a)
The final away game of the regular season for the Blues takes us to Latimer Park to face Kettering Town. Saturday’s draw with Farsley Celtic...
Taylor fires in four as Poppies pay the price on the road once again
Lee Glover admitted Kettering Town paid a heavy price for their inability to deal with Spennymoor Town striker Glen Taylor as they suffered more...
VERDICT: Poppies remain in trouble after another poor away-day
A day that could have seen Kettering Town take a giant step towards safety in the Vanarama National League North ended in the same old story as...
Tough run-in ahead but Glover urges his Poppies to go and ‘finish it’
Lee Glover knows one more big result would all-but assure Kettering Town’s Vanarama National League North status for another season.
Defender Brad still wants Poppies to look up as they bid to secure safety
Brad Gascoigne is still hoping Kettering Town can drag more teams into the relegation dogfight as the Vanarama National League North campaign...
Loan Watch: Monday, 10th April 2023
Walsall goalkeeper Zach Hedge, defenders Joe Foulkes and Peter Clarke, midfielder Sam Perry, and strikers Timmy Abraham, Shay Willock, and...
Leamington boss critical of referee following game-changing red card in defeat at Kettering Town
Frustrated Leamington boss Paul Holleran blasted the referee after he dished out a game-changing red card in the Brakes’ 3-0 defeat at Kettering...
Boss Glover feels Poppies restored a ‘bit of belief’ with vital win
Lee Glover felt “a bit of belief” was restored in Kettering Town’s fight for survival after they claimed a 3-0 victory over Leamington on Easter...
VERDICT: Poppies deliver on a big day as they take a step towards safety
It was a day when Kettering Town simply had to deliver and they did just that as they claimed a crucial 3-0 victory over relegation rivals...
Drama guaranteed as the crucial day arrives in Poppies’ survival scrap
Lee Glover insists his Kettering Town players can’t “shy away” from their huge showdown with Leamington today (Easter Monday, 3pm kick-off).
King’s Lynn Town 4-1 Kettering Town: Hughes hails his hearty Linnets
New boss Mark Hughes cherished his first victory in management as King’s Lynn Town guaranteed themselves home advantage in the National League...
‘Poor mistakes’ prove so costly as relegation-threatened Poppies lose out
Lee Glover was left bitterly disappointed by Kettering Town’s second-half defending as they were well beaten 4-1 at title-chasing King’s Lynn...
VERDICT: Poppies face a relegation showdown as they are well beaten at King's Lynn
Kettering Town face the showdown to end all showdowns on Easter Monday after a second-half surrender saw them well beaten 4-1 at title-chasing...
Tough Good Friday test opens up a pivotal Easter weekend for Glover’s Poppies
A potentially pivotal Easter weekend for Kettering Town kicks-off with a tough Good Friday trip to King's Lynn Town.
Plot thickens at the bottom as Poppies face up to huge Easter weekend
Rhys Sharpe insists Kettering Town will be “doing all we can” to get a potentially pivotal Easter weekend off to a positive start on Good Friday.
‘Togetherness and resilience’ is a joy for Glover as Poppies fight for survival
Lee Glover is hoping the “togetherness and resilience” of his Kettering Town players will be the key factor as they bid for survival in the...
Play-off hopefuls Scarborough Athletic pegged back to 1-1 draw by late Kettering Town goal
Neither side will have been happy to share the spoils after a scrappy game on a mudbath of a pitch, with the 1-1 draw leaving Scarborough clinging...
Glover wants to raise some cheer as fans turn out to back Poppies
Lee Glover has urged his Kettering Town players to give their supporters something to cheer about this weekend.
Seadogs target victory at Kettering to kick-start play-off push
Scarborough Athletic head south to Kettering Town on Saturday looking for a win to hang on to a Vanarama National League North play-off spot.
Glover ‘frustrated’ as Poppies draw yet another blank in yet another goalless stalemate
Lee Glover has no doubts that his Kettering Town are “giving everything” in the fight to keep the club in the Vanarama National League North.
Peterborough Sports boss happy to extend unbeaten run at Kettering Town
Joint-manager Michael Gash admits it will be ‘pull your socks up' time for his Peterborough Sports team as they face up to a busy final month of...
VERDICT: Honours even as Poppies and Sports battle out a bore draw
Kettering Town and Peterborough Sports battled out a dour 0-0 draw at Latimer Park.
Poppies ‘in the driving seat’ but more points are needed as Sports pay a visit
Lee Glover believes Kettering Town are “in the driving seat” as they try to find a way to safety in the Vanarama National League North.
Centre-back crisis for Peterborough Sports ahead of derby game at Kettering Town
Peterborough Sports have a centre-back crisis ahead of their National League North derby at Kettering Town on Tuesday.
Glover content as Poppies secure another ‘well earned point'
Lee Glover felt it was a “well earned point” as Kettering Town battled out a goalless draw with play-off chasing Darlington at Latimer Park.
VERDICT: Poppies put another point on the board in their fight for survival
Kettering Town put another point on the board in what is looking like the tightest of battles to stay in the Vanarama National League North as they...
Non-League Day 2023: Where to go to catch Sunderland players in action
Photo by Ian Horrocks/Sunderland AFC via Getty ImagesSunderland may not be in action today, but that doesn’t mean you need to miss out on your live...
Poppies complete their business as Sunderland midfielder Scott joins on loan
Kettering Town managed to get one more signing over the line before yesterday’s (Thursday) registration deadline.
A crucial week arrives in Kettering’s bid to avoid the drop
A crucial week lies ahead for Kettering Town.
Poppies bring in Peterborough goalkeeper Will to help fill the void
Kettering Town have signed Peterborough United Under-23s goalkeeper Will Lakin on loan for the rest of the season.
Premier League select two Newcastle United stars in 11 who made it from non-league to very top
Two Newcastle United stars have incredible stories to tell. One going from turning out for Tamworth and Kettering Town. The other, once upon a time...
Youngster Luca is rewarded with a first-team deal at the Poppies
Luca Miller has signed a first-team deal with Kettering Town.
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Poppies manager Glover urges his players to 'go on and finish the job'
Lee Glover wants Kettering Town to go and “finish the job” as they bid to secure their survival in the Vanarama National League North.
Southport v Kettering Town Saturday
We are back at Haig Avenue on Saturday with Kettering Town the visitors. Kick off is at the usual time of 3pm. Tickets on sale online HERE. Match...
Relegation Battlers Hednesford Bring in a Striker on Loan
Hednesford Town, battling to avoid relegation from the Pitching In Southern League Premier Division Central, have brought in forward Jordan Graham...
Glover feels Poppies can survive if they maintain their standards
Lee Glover believes Kettering Town will pick up enough points to survive the drop in the Vanarama National League North if they maintain the...
Kettering 3 Chorley 3: Magpies let it slip in stoppage time
Chorley were left to wonder what might have been on Saturday as two points slipped away in injury time against Kettering Town at Latimer Park.
Glover backs 'hurting' Poppies players to bounce back against Chorley
Lee Glover wants his players to be 'hurting' after their 2-0 defeat at Gloucester City on Tuesday night - but the Kettering Town boss is still...
Boss Glover admits Poppies' performance 'not good enough' in loss at Gloucester
Kettering Town slumped to a second straight defeat on the road on Tuesday night when they were beaten 2-0 at play-off chasing Gloucester City.