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Oakham are hit for six

Oakham United’s five-game unbeaten run came to an abrupt halt on Saturday, as the side went down 6-1 at Irchester United.

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Amateurs look for space

Cottesmore Amateurs will be looking to put further space between themselves and Bardon Hill when the two rivals meet on Saturday.

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Action from Stamford AFC v Leek Town. Photo: Geoff Atton EMN-161122-092342001

FOOTBALL: Jordan ‘Bully’ Smith swaps Stamford AFC for Corby Town

Stamford AFC have had another striker poached from them this week.

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Action from Oakham United Reserves' 2-1 loss to Houghton Rangers in the Leicestershire Intermediate Cup. Photo: Geoff Atton EMN-160911-104012001

FOOTBALL: Hollingworth break takes the shine off great win for Oakham United

Oakham United’s 1-0 victory over third place Olney Town was overshadowed by a horrible injury to Liam Hollingworth on Saturday.

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Action from Stamford AFC v Leek Town. Photo: Geoff Atton EMN-161122-092650001

FOOTBALL: Fourth cup exit of the season for Stamford AFC

A strong Stamford AFC were knocked out of the Doodson Cup by Lincoln United last night (Tuesday).

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Jason Kilbride headed against the bar in stoppage-time. Photos by Tim Wilson

FOOTBALL: Deeping Rangers show defensive resolve to beat Yaxley

Thirteen is unlucky for some - but not for Deeping Rangers who made it 13 games unbeaten in the UCL Premier Division on Saturday with an impressive 4-1 win at Yaxley.

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Jon Challinor is tackled by Hartlepool's Josh Laurent  - Pic by: Richard Parkes EMN-160711-101604001

FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC lose to Leek Town

Stamford AFC’s bid to climb the Evo-Stik NPL First Division South table stuttered on Saturday when they lost 3-2 at home to Leek Town.

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FOOTBALL: Tributes pour in for ‘Mr UCL’ Jeremy Biggs who passed away

FOOTBALL: Tributes pour in for ‘Mr UCL’ Jeremy Biggs who passed away

Football clubs around the United Counties League came together on Saturday to hold a minute’s silence to remember a man at the heart of local football.

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Deeping Rangers celebrate Charlie Coulson's winning goal against Desborough. Coulson is hidden. Photo: Tim Wilson.

FOOTBALL: Weekend result (November 19)

Stamford AFC suffered a disappointing loss in the league on Saturday after a week of no games, but Deeping Rangers extended their stunning run of results and both Bourne Town and Oakham United celebrated wins in the UCL Division One, with the Wakes scoring eight goals.

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Buckingham Town FC (red) v Bourne Town FC. Michael McKenzie and Bourne's Robbie Relf. PNL-161029-233848009

FOOTBALL: Cardall hits hat-trick in Bourne Town draw

Bourne Town earned a point in the UCL Division One at Rushden & Higham United on Saturday in a high-scoring 4-4 draw.

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Deeping Rangers FC - second-half action v Wellingborough Town
Deeping's third goal from penalty spot

FOOTBALL: Deeping Rangers make it 12 games unbeaten

Deepings Rangers made it 12 games unbeaten with a 4-0 victory over Wellingborough Town on Saturday.

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Jon Challinor heads clear  - Pic by: Richard Parkes EMN-160711-101317001

FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC’s fixture congestion gets worse

Stamford AFC were already struggling with fixture congestion, caused by their great run in the FA Cup, and this week things have got worse.

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Deeping Rangers FC - second-half action v Wellingborough Town
Longer range pics - game over

FOOTBALL: Weekend results and postponements (November 12)

Heavy rain over the weekend caused many games across the area to be postponed on Saturday, but it did not stop Deeping Rangers extending their stunning unbeaten run at the always immaculately kept Haydon Whitham Stadium.

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Holbeach United v Deeping Rangers at Carter's Park
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FOOTBALL: Scott Coupland hits five in Deeping Rangers rout

Scott Coupland starred with a five goal display on Wednesday night as Deeping Rangers enjoyed a huge 9-1 win over Huntingdon Town.

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Action from Lutterworth Athletic against Blackstones. Photo: Martin Davies EMN-160211-164433001

FOOTBALL: Crockett red ruins Blackstones’ chances

Blackstones goalkeeper Lee Crockett was shown red on Saturday, as his side went from being 2-1 up to losing 4-3 at home to Wellingborough Whitworth in the UCL Division One.

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Holbeach United v Deeping Rangers at Carter's Park
Longer range pics second half Deeping goal ANL-160311-002829009

FOOTBALL: Deeping Rangers make it ten games unbeaten in the UCL Premier

Deeping Rangers drew 1-1 on the road at Newport Pagnell on Saturday in the UCL Premier Division.

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Action from Oakham United Reserves' 2-1 loss to Houghton Rangers in the Leicestershire Intermediate Cup. Photo: Geoff Atton EMN-160911-104038001

FOOTBALL: Oakham United return to winning ways against Long Buckby

Ten-man Oakham United continued their winning run in the UCL Division One on Saturday with a 3-1 victory against Long Buckby.

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Jake Duffy in midfield action - Pic by: Richard Parkes EMN-160711-101915001

FOOTBALL: Daniels do enough to get league push going

Stamford’s bid to reach the Evo-Stik NPL First Division South play-offs started successfully on Wednesday night with a 2-0 victory over Loughborough Dynamo.

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Jordan Smith surges forward  - Pic by: Richard Parkes EMN-160711-101747001

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Time to put the FA Cup behind us says Stamford AFC boss Drury

‘Time to get back to reality and focus on the league,’ were Stamford AFC boss Graham Drury’s words of warning on Sunday.

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ryan Robbins attacks down the wing  - Pic by: Richard Parkes EMN-160711-101500001

BREAKING NEWS: Ryan Robbins and Tom Batchelor leave Stamford AFC

Two of the pillars of the Stamford AFC team in recent years have today left the club today (Monday).

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