Club Statement



Following last night’s United Counties League Premier Division game against Desborough Town, Mark Starmer  has tendered his resignation from the position of AFC Rushden & Diamonds Senior Manager which the Board of Directors has accepted. 

The club would like to place on record their sincere thanks to Mark for his instrumental role in the reformation of the club and for guiding the senior team to promotion in the 2012/13 season. He leaves the club with everyone’s best wishes for the future.

Andy Peaks has this morning been offered the role of Caretaker Manager, which he has accepted.

AFC Rushden & Diamonds are interested in receiving applications for the role of Senior Manager. All interested applicants should contact the club Chairman Ralph Burditt by emailing


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