Match Preview (Friendly): Stamford AFC vs AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Diamonds will face Step 4 Stamford in a mid-season friendly on Tuesday (20th September), 7.45pm kick-off.

Admission prices are as follows:

Adults: £5

Concessions: £3

12 – 17 years old: £1

Our hosts

They play at the Zeeco Stadium (PE9 4QN) and currently sit 7th in the Northern Premier League Midlands table having won three and drawn two of their five league games so far.

However, they have lost their last two matches – a thrilling 4-3 defeat at Bromsgrove Sporting in the FA Cup First Qualifying Round was then followed by a 1-2 reverse at home to Chasetown in the FA Trophy.

They are currently managed by Graham Drury, visit their website here to find out more about the club.

Last time out

Diamonds remain bottom of the Southern Premier Central after losing 2-0 at Stratford Town last Tuesday.

Previous meeting

The two sides faced each other in July as part of their pre-season preparations, with Stamford emerging 5-3 victors in an entertaining clash.

Can’t make the game?

Our Radio Diamonds team will be providing live commentary as the action unfolds – tune in at Listeners will be able to message with their comments and thoughts on 07394 309591.

We will also doing live updates on our Twitter account at Highlights and interviews will be available after the game at

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