Bromsgrove Sporting v AFC Rushden & Diamonds – Saturday 21st December

AFC Rushden & Diamonds will travel to face Bromsgrove Sporting FC on Saturday 21st December (KO 3pm) in the next away game of their 2019-20 campaign in the Southern League Premier Division Central.

An early pitch inspection on Saturday morning was positive, but please check the Diamonds twitter feed for further updates should any further pitch inspection become necessary.

The Rouslers play at The Victoria Ground, Birmingham Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B61 0DR . Directions for the 78 mile journey from Rushden are here

The ground will be open from 12.30pm. Local Directions provided by the host club are as follows: From M5 South (Junction 4) – exit at Junction 4 and follow the signs for the A38 towards Bromsgrove. Continue on A38 at Junction with M42 island (J1) After half a mile turn right at the first set of traffic lights onto the Birmingham Road. Go across the mini-roundabout with the Crabmill public house on the left. After approximately 100m there is a turning on the right (signposted on the left “Football Ground”) for the players travelling by car the car park is between 2 rows of terraced houses. Entry for officials in another 100m.

From M40/42 – exit at M42 Junction 1 and take second roundabout exit onto A38 towards Bromsgrove. Continue as for M5.

Supporters should park at the Heart of Worcestershire (HOW) college (B60 1GN) which is free, a 7-minute walk to the ground and easy access to the A38, or on the Stourbridge Road car park (pay) (B61 0AB). Please avoid parking in Victoria Road.


The club is not running a coach for this fixture. Information regarding other forthcoming coach travel is here

Bromsgrove Rail Station is about 1.8 miles from the ground.




 The Rouslers website is here, and their twitter feed here. They are managed by Bren Kelly.  Other information can be found on the club directory page here.  


Other Info

Details of the Diamonds First Team Squad can be found here, along with the latest player and match statistics here.

There is a Diamonds Match Diary here, and the club twitter feed will provide the latest information before, during and after the match using the link or by following @AFCRD. See below for details of all the social media options for following the Diamonds, spearheaded by Radio Diamonds for most league games.

Player and Match Sponsorship options are detailed in the Commercial Section of this website as detailed here.

The latest fixture news is here. You can find a directory of all of the clubs in the Southern League Premier Division Central, with links to web pages, twitter feeds etc here, where you will also find a set of links to other useful resources.

There are a range of social media options available to help follow the Diamonds, with the well used and liked twitter feed to the fore, as well as a Facebook page and Club Instagram Page (follow afcrd), and a Snapchat service, accessible on mobile platforms such as an iOS or Android Phone, so you can follow the live matchday story by finding afcrd on Snapchat.

Don’t forget you can get a regular Diamonds news bulletin delivered to your inbox, including details of all the forthcoming fixtures by signing up to the Club Newsletter – you will see a sign-up box on the right-hand side of the site homepage – just under the Gold Bond Logo.

You can become a Club Member of AFC Rushden & Diamonds – details here.

For details of the history of AFC Rushden & Diamonds see here.

There are details on how to become a member of AFC R&D here, as well as news on Season Tickets, Multiple Game Tickets and related prices here.

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