Player of the Month for November – Matt Gearing

Following a poll on, the winner of the November 2013 Player of the Month award is Matt Gearing. Matt picks up the monthly award following his memorable contribution during the month in a wide midfield role. He scored the Diamonds 200th goal in all competitions against S&L Corby, as well as goals at Yaxley and a spectacular late goal against Long Buckby at the Dog & Duck. He also picked up a number of assists both from open play and from his dead ball kicks.

The award is sponsored by P.W. House Jewellers of Rushden, who are continuing a long tradition of sponsoring this award, going back many years with R&DFC. Their business has been part of life in Rushden High Street for the last 60 years.

The award was presented by Diamonds’ Assistant Manager Andy Peaks before the game against AFC Kempston Rovers on Saturday afternoon.

The poll for the December 2013 Player of the Month is already accessible on

The previous winners of the award this season are as follows:

August 2013 – Russ Dunkley

September 2013 – Russ Dunkley

 October 2013 – Alfie Taylor