Winslow United v AFC Rushden & Diamonds XI – Friday 19th July

Winslow Sports Club, Elmfields Gate, Winslow, Bucks MK18 3JA

Pre-Season Friendly

Kick-Off 7:30pm

Friday 19th July 2013

Winslow United v AFC Rushden & Diamonds XI


An AFC Rushden & Diamonds XI travel to face Winslow United on Friday evening. This game will be a chance to see a mix of players, some of whom may form the nucleus of the planned Diamonds U21 side.

Please note that the kick-off time is 7:30pm

Our Opponents

Winslow United play in the Spartan South Midlands League Division One, which is a step 6 league. They were formed in the late 19th century. Last season two Diamonds players were dual registered with the Ploughmen – Jamie O’Grady and Matt Brady. They are joint-managed by Terry Shrieves and Perry Mercey with Kit Bamber as team coach. The Ploughmen’s club website is here. They play in yellow and blue.


For directions for the trip of around 35-miles to Winslow Sports Club, Elmfields Gate, Winslow, Bucks MK18 3JA from the Dog and Duck see here.

Other Info

Details of the full pre-season campaign are here. A summary of the players who are already signed on for the 2013-14 season is here. Individual player profiles for the 2013-14 Diamonds squad are available here, with a summary list of player and management profiles to follow once the season proper begins.

For details of the history of AFC Rushden & Diamonds see here.

There are details on how to become a member of AFC R&D here, as well as news on Season Tickets, Multiple Game Tickets and related prices here. The player and match stats from last season are here.

A full directory of UCL clubs, including links to websites, ground details etc, along with club links including Twitter details and some general UCL links is here.