Players promoted to First Team Squad from Elite Squad

AFC Rushden & Diamonds are pleased to announce that two further players have signed professional forms for the club. Ben Burton and Isaac Watson are both members of the new Diamonds Elite Squad, and are promoted to the First Team Squad by signing Southern League Forms, which will allow both of them to be available for the Emirates FA Cup Game on Saturday at Wellingborough Town.

Ben Burton is a 20-year-old Left Back who was able to join the Shrewsbury Town Youth system, stepping up from the Development Centre at Market Harborough. From there he joined St Neots Town, and has since been with Soham Town Rangers and Haverhill Rovers.

Isaac Watson in an 18-year-old wide player who graduated from the Development Centre at Market Harborough to play at Harborough Town.