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Name
Nathan Hicks
Nationality
engEngland
Position
Midfielder
Joined
25/07/2018 & 15/07/2022
Diamonds Debut
11/08/2018
Final Diamonds Appearance
21/11/2022 (unused sub)
Previous Club(s)
Diamonds, Alfreton Town, Biggleswade Town, Corby Town, Histon, Kettering Town, St Ives Town
Leagues & Cups
Southern League Premier Division Central, Northants FA Hillier Senior Cup, Pre-Season Friendly
Age
32

25/07/2018: AFC Rushden & Diamonds have completed the signing of Nathan Hicks for the forthcoming 2018/19 season.

Midfielder Hicks (27) last season played at Step 3 for Biggleswade Town scoring five times, previous clubs also include Histon, Leamington, Alfreton and Kettering Town.

Nathan has featured in every pre-season friendly so far and scoring once at Newport Pagnell.

15/07/2022: AFC Rushden & Diamonds are delighted to confirm that 30-year-old midfielder Nathan Hicks has returned to the Club, having signed Southern League forms for the 2022/23 season.

In his first spell with the Club, Hicks made 83 appearances across two seasons, scoring 6 goals. Since leaving the Diamonds at the end of the 2019/20 season, he has gone on to play for fellow Southern Premier Division Central side St Ives Town.

Everyone at AFC Rushden & Diamonds would like to extend a warm welcome back to Nathan.

31/12/2022: Nathan left the Club by mutual consent. We would like to thank Nathan for his service to the Club and wish him well for the future.

Southern League Premier Division Central

SeasonClubGoalsYellow CardRed CardSubbed OnSubbed OffAppearances
2022/23Diamonds2200018
2021/22St Ives Town000011
2019/20Diamonds000000
2018/19Diamonds000000
Total-2200119

Northants FA Hillier Senior Cup

SeasonClubGoalsYellow CardRed CardSubbed OnSubbed OffAppearances
Total-

Pre-Season Friendly

SeasonClubGoalsYellow CardRed CardSubbed OnSubbed OffAppearances
PSF 2022/23Diamonds000013
Total-000013

Diamonds Total (League & Cup)

SeasonGoalsYellow CardRed CardSubbed OnSubbed OffAppearances
2022/232200022
PSF 2022/23000013
2019/20000000
2018/19000000
Total2200125

Result

(20)
2 - 1
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Top Field

Hitchin Town v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 240
Man of the Match: Andy Kanga
Captain: Dean Snedker
(19)
1 - 3
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Stourbridge

Attendance: 301
Man of the Match: Hamilton Bunga
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(18)
2 - 1
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Garden Walk

Royston Town v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 345
Man of the Match: Miguel Ngwa
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(17)
4 - 2
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Kings Langley

Attendance: 298
Man of the Match: Miguel Ngwa
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(7 (re-arranged))
1 - 1
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Bromsgrove Sporting

Attendance: 320
Man of the Match: Miguel Ngwa
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(15)
5 - 1
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
The Watson & Hillhouse Victory Road Stadium

Leiston v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 180
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(14)
2 - 0
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Don Amott Arena

Mickleover v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 435
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(13)
0 - 2
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Redditch United

Attendance: 361
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(12)
2 - 1
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Nuneaton Borough

Attendance: 309
Man of the Match: Hamilton Bunga
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(Third Round Qualifying)
0 - 4
FA Trophy
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Tamworth

Attendance: 401
Man of the Match: Jenson Cooper
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(11)
5 - 0
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
The RACE Stadium at Keys Park

Hednesford Town v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 563
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(10)
0 - 7
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Coalville Town

Attendance: 374
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(9)
1 - 2
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
UK Flooring Direct Stadium

Barwell v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 280
Man of the Match: Matthew Fossen
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(Friendly)
2 - 1
In-Season Friendly
2022/23
Zeeco Stadium

Stamford AFC v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

(8)
2 - 0
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
The Arden Garages Stadium

Stratford Town v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 344
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(First Round Qualifying)
2 - 1
FA Cup
2022/23
The R & D Advisors UK Stadium

Enfield FC v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 276
Man of the Match: Nathan Hicks
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(6)
3 - 1
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Quattro-Tech Westwood Road

St Ives Town v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 423
Man of the Match: Conor Tee
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(5)
1 - 1
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Ilkeston Town

Attendance: 362
Man of the Match: Dean Snedker
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(4)
2 - 0
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Lye Meadow

Alvechurch v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 350
Man of the Match: Eniola Agemoh-Davies
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(3)
1 - 2
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Hitchin Town

Attendance: 361
Man of the Match: Conor Tee
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(2)
2 - 1
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Greenwich Avenue

Basford United v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 261
Man of the Match: Patrick Casey
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(1)
0 - 0
Southern League Premier Division Central
2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Needham Market

Attendance: 388
Man of the Match: Dean Snedker
Captain: Nathan Hicks
(Pre-Season Friendly)
7:00 pm
Pre-Season Friendly
PSF 2022/23
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Luton Town XI

Attendance: 325
(Pre-Season Friendly)
0 - 3
Pre-Season Friendly
PSF 2022/23
Master Abrasives Stadium

Daventry Town v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

(1st Round - Diamonds win 6-5 on penalties. Club subsequently removed from HSC.)
5 - 6
Northants FA Hillier Senior Cup
2022/23
Compton Park

Cogenhoe United v AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Attendance: 152
(Pre-Season Friendly)
1 - 4
Pre-Season Friendly
PSF 2022/23
Moulton College

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Loughborough Students

Attendance: Behind Closed Doors
Man of the Match: Connor Furlong
Captain: Ryan Hughes
(25)
4 - 0
Southern League Premier Division Central
2021/22
Hayden Road

AFC Rushden & Diamonds v St Ives Town

Attendance: 539
Man of the Match: Nathan Tshikuna
Captain: Fernando Bell-Toxtle