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  1. Player stamina pleases Altrincham coach Lee Sinnott after battling point at Forest GreenRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Messenger Newspapers

    The Altrincham and Forest Green players before Saturday's 1-1 draw, pictured as part of the FA's Christmas Truce campaign LEE Sinnott saluted his Altrincham players' stamina and steel after they went the extra mile to prise a point off promotion hopefuls Forest Green Rovers at The New Lawn on Saturday. With barely four days' breathing space after Tuesday night's long trip to Woking, Alty dredged up reserves of resilience and made light of going behind early on to force a 1-1 draw with a superbly-struck second-half equaliser from centre-back Tom Marshall.

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  2. Altrincham fight back to claim creditable point at big-spenders Forest Green RoversRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Messenger Newspapers

    The Altrincham and Forest Green Rovers players line-up together before their match on Saturday as part of the FA's Christmas Truce campaign A FEATURE of Altrincham's season has been the team's generally good results against the leading teams and so it proved again at the weekend with a 1-1 draw at well-financed Gloucestershire side Forest Green Rovers. Altrincham started on the back foot and fell behind in the seventh minute when quickly taken throw caught them napping.

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  3. Player stamina pleases Altrincham coach Lee Sinnott after battling point at Forest GreenRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Messenger Newspapers

    The Altrincham and Forest Green players before Saturday's 1-1 draw, pictured as part of the FA's Christmas Truce campaign LEE Sinnott saluted his Altrincham players' stamina and steel after they went the extra mile to prise a point off promotion hopefuls Forest Green Rovers at The New Lawn on Saturday. With barely four days' breathing space after Tuesday night's long trip to Woking, Alty dredged up reserves of resilience and made light of going behind early on to force a 1-1 draw with a superbly-struck second-half equaliser from centre-back Tom Marshall.

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  4. Marriott ends goal famine to fire Woking FC up to secondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Surrey Advertiser

    Jack Marriott ended his 12-match goal drought and steered Woking FC up to the heady heights of second in the Vanarama Conference. The 20-year-old Ipswich Town striker set up Tuesday's 2-0 victory over Altrincham when he bundled the ball into the net from close-range three minutes after half time.

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  5. Sinnott takes encouragement from defeat to high-flyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Messenger Newspapers

    LEE Sinnott detected more signs of progress from his developing Altrincham team after they threatened to stall Woking's promotion push before succumbing to a 2-0 defeat at Kingfield on Tuesday night. Woking remain in the thick of the promotion race, but could easily have been trailing at half-time, after Tom Marshall was harshly judged to have fouled the keeper, as he bundled the ball over the line.

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  6. Scott Leather claps the crowd as Altrincham take to the pitch on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Messenger Newspapers

    THREE late goals in 10 minutes saw Altrincham turn around a two-goal deficit to produce a dramatic victory at the Racecourse Ground. Unchanged from the team that drew at home to Grimsby the previous week, Alty looked doomed at 2-0 down and reduced to 10 men following the sending off of Scott Leather.

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  7. Sinnott praises Alty battlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Messenger Newspapers

    LEE Sinnott was full of praise for his Altrincham side's battling qualities after they came storming back to earn a richly- deserved point with a last-minute Scott Leather leveller at The J. Alty absorbed the blow of going behind to a 67th-minute goal from promotion-chasing Grimsby and salvaged a dramatic 1-1 draw, as centre- back Leather expertly flicked home a cross with seconds remaining. "Grimsby had been exerting a bit of pressure themselves prior to their goal, and Stuart Coburn pulled off a world-class save just before it," "The game could have just petered out, and it did drift a bit for a few minutes.

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  8. Altrincham's Steven Gillespie loses out on the ball - photo by Michael RipleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Messenger Newspapers

    AFTER a disappointing exit from the FA Cup, last Sunday, and defeat at the league's bottom club in midweek, Altrincham bounced back with an impressive performance againt Grimsby Town on Saturday. In contrast to the home side's recent form, The Mariners arrived at the J. Davidson Stadium on the back of five successive league wins since they had been held to a draw, by Altrincham, at their Blundell Park ground.

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  9. Blyth Spartans 4 Altrincham 1FA Cup First RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Messenger Newspapers

    BILLED by the BBC as "The Clash of the Giantkillers", only one team lived up to its FA Cup heritage in this match at Croft Park and, sadly, it was not Altrincham. Against a Northumberland side lying in the relegation zone of a league two levels below that in which Altrincham compete, the Robins blew the chance of A 18,000 prize money and potential further FA and TV rewards in this competition.

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  10. Blyth Spartans 4-1 AltrinchamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Newsday

    Northern Premier League Blyth Spartans pulled off an FA Cup first round shock as they confidently beat Conference Premier side Altrincham. They went two up after the break when Dan Maguire cleverly linked up with Matthew Wade to coolly slot home.

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  11. Lincoln City 1 Altrincham 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Messenger Newspapers

    ALTRINCHAM bounced back from their disappointing defeat at home to Alfreton last Saturday with an impressive 2-1 win at Lincoln City, who had placed their manager, former Alty player, Gary Simpson, on gardening leave on the eve of the match. The Robins were without the injured Nicky Clee and goalkeeper Stuart Coburn, who was absent as his wife had given birth the day before the match.

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  12. Alty manager praises character of his team after away winRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Messenger Newspapers

    LEE Sinnott saluted the character of his Altrincham players as they bounced back from Saturday's disappointment with a stunning 2-1 win at Lincoln City on Tuesday night. There was none of the lethargy or wastefulness that cost them a 1-0 home defeat by lowly Alfreton as Simon Richman fired them in front with a brilliant goal and Damian Reeves doubled the lead with a header early in the second half.

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  13. Rendell strike opens door for Woking FC victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Surrey Advertiser

    A commanding second-half performance from the Cards secured a 3-0 away win for Garry Hill's side at Altrincham on Saturday, the visitors' third straight league win seeing them up to second place in the Vanarama Conference top-flight on goal difference. Woking just about had the best of the first half, going closest through two fine Jack Marriott efforts, the first punched away by Stuart Coburn and the second striking the top of the right post, before Scott Rendell and Josh Payne also tested the veteran keeper.

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  14. Away game woes came to an end for Welling United as they trounced Altrincham at Moss Lane.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | News Shopper

    ... the Wings deserved their third in first half injury time when a low Gallager shot deceived Stuart Coburn in the Altrincham goal. There was still time for the hosts to threaten when Shaun Densmore's free kick came back off the bar. Ben Jefford was ...

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  15. Akinde hat-trick eases Bees to big winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Times-series.co.uk

    John Akinde scored a hat-trick to ease Barnet to a 5-0 win over Altrincham, which keeps the Bees top of the Conference John Akinde's first-half hat-trick helped Barnet return to winning ways by trouncing Altrincham 5-0 at The Hive. The powerful forward took on lead goalscoring duties in Charlie MacDonald's absence, boosting his season's tally to six in 11 starts.

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  16. Akinde hat-trick eases Bees to big winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Times-series.co.uk

    John Akinde scored a hat-trick to ease Barnet to a 5-0 win over Altrincham, which keeps the Bees top of the Conference John Akinde's first-half hat-trick helped Barnet return to winning ways by trouncing Altrincham 5-0 at The Hive. The powerful forward took on lead goalscoring duties in Charlie MacDonald's absence, boosting his season's tally to six in 11 starts.

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  17. Simpson: We are up and runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | This is Lincolnshire

    Lincoln City boss Gary Simpson could not hide his delight at they way his side earned their first win of the season with a 2-1 victory over Altrincham last night.

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  18. Aldershot Town 3 Altrincham 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Messenger Newspapers

    THREE months after the euphoria of winning promotion in dramatic fashion, Altrincham experienced the reality of life at the highest level of non-League football during this trip to Hampshire in the Vanarama Conference, on Saturday.

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