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  1. Kidderminster Harriers 0 Altrincham 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Messenger Newspapers

    ALTRINCHAM advanced into the last 16 of the FA Trophy, non-League's most prestigious cup competion, with a hard-earned away win at Conference promotion contenders Kidderminster Harriers. Alty had crashed 4-0 at Aggborough in the league match between these sides earlier in the season but a repeat of that score was never on the cards on a bitterly cold and blustery afternoon in Worcestershire.

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  2. Lee Sinnott gives his Altrincham players a perfect 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Messenger Newspapers

    Captain Shaun Densmore on one of the few occasions he managed to get forward during the second half at Kidderminster LEE Sinnott gave his players 10 out of 10 for effort after they kept their Wembley dream alive with another outstanding show of resilience on the road at Kidderminster on Saturday. Alty made it three straight away wins without a goal conceded in the 1-0 FA Trophy second round victory.

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  3. Gary Whild: Unhappy with some of his senior players.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Worcester News

    FURIOUS Kidderminster Harriers boss Gary Whild threatened to wield the axe after watching his side lose 1-0 to Altrincham and crash out of the FA Trophy. Harriers were shot down by Damian Reeves' 20th-minute strike in the second round as they suffered a third successive defeat at Aggborough.

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  4. Harriers boss threatens to make changes after FA Trophy exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Kidderminster Shuttle

    FURIOUS Harriers Gary Whild manager has threatened to wield the axe after watching his side lose 1-0 to Altrincham and crash out of the FA Trophy yesterday. Harriers were shot down by Damian Reeves's 20th minute strike as they suffered a third successive defeat at Aggborough.

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  5. Keeper's heroics ends Harriers' Trophy hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Kidderminster Shuttle

    Kidderminster fell behind to Damian Reeves' 20th minute penalty but Reid fired a spot-kick over the bar late in the first half. The hosts piled on the pressure and were denied by Altrincham keeper Stuart Coburn, who made a slew of saves.

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  6. Eastleigh's unbeaten Conference home record endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Daily Echo

    Despite their dominance Eastleigh 's unbeaten home record in the Vanarama Conference ended after a 2-0 defeat to a feisty Altrincham side at the Silverlake Stadium this afternoon. The Spitfires went down to ten men with 20 minutes remaining after Michael Green was shown a second yellow and dropped out the play-offs after Kidderminster's win at Dartford.

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  7. Eastleigh's unbeaten Conference home record endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Despite their dominance Eastleigh 's unbeaten home record in the Vanarama Conference ended after a 2-0 defeat to a feisty Altrincham side at the Silverlake Stadium this afternoon. The Spitfires went down to ten men with 20 minutes remaining after Michael Green was shown a second yellow and dropped out the play-offs after Kidderminster's win at Dartford.

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  8. 2014 sporting review of the year: FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Staffordshire Newsletter

    STAFFORD Rangers boss Graham Heathcote swooped to bring in three new signings in the battle to avoid the drop, as former England C team midfielder Lewis Chalmers, ex-Altrincham winger Brian Smirkle and left-sided defender Joe Ballinger all arrived at Marston Road. After a defeat to Frickley and a draw against Blyth Spartans, Boro claimed a massive 3-0 away win at Stocksbridge.

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  9. Chester FC 0 Altrincham 2: Alty freeze out neighbours with super victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Messenger Newspapers

    ... Coburn, from John Rooney's free kick thwarted the hosts. After that Chester were relatively toothless as the Altrincham back four kept them at bay. And it was Alty's two central defenders who had the luxury of getting forward to score both goals. ...

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

    Dec 11, 2014 | 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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  11. Altrincham fight back to claim creditable point at big-spenders Forest Green RoversRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | 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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  12. Player stamina pleases Altrincham coach Lee Sinnott after battling point at Forest GreenRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | 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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  13. Marriott ends goal famine to fire Woking FC up to secondRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | 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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  14. Sinnott takes encouragement from defeat to high-flyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | 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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  15. Scott Leather claps the crowd as Altrincham take to the pitch on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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