Alfreton Town Focus – The Reds are not for turning
Although beaten 0-3 by Burnley, 0-2 By Leeds United and narrowly 1-2 by Barnsley; Alfreton Town have drawn 0-0 with Notts County so they appear to be no mugs again this year. Nicky Law is under no illusions, but the club have confidently invested in an extra 500 seats (from Kettering) and even put up the prices. Ticket prices for all BSP Away supporters prices and please feel free to bookmark our Blue square zone for when you are playing the Imps – HERE
The guide will start with the transfers in & out, plus the released and new deals list. Then we will have a glance at the summer sound-bites (most recent to last) and finally the current confirmed squad as at 31st July. STMI thank fans who correct us when we have got it wrong. It shows there is a kindred spirit that seems to care and share in the Blue Square. Rare amidst the greed culture of our national game and the financial walk of life. But while we have Saturday…..
|IN-Ben Tomlinson from Macc (Undisclosed)|
|IN- Striker Tom Denton from Huddersfield Town|
|IN- Iyseden Christie from Tamworth.|
|IN- Alistair Taylor from Barnsley|
|OUT (loan 3 months) Matt Wilson to Boston|
|OUT- Chris Senior to Huddersfield as a Masseur.|
|In – Simon Russell from Lincoln|
|IN – Keeper Phil Barnes from Blackpool|
|IN – CM Dan Bradley from Kidderminster £2,500|
|IN – C Mid Daniel Meadows from Forest|
|Out – Jamie Mullan to Stalybridge Celtic|
|Out – Young to Gainsborough|
|Out – Adie Hawes to Worksop|
|Out – Nathan Jarman to Chester|
Released – goalkeeper Dan Lowson and winger Jamie Mullan. and central midfield man Nicky Deverdics,
New deals – 2 year deal for Darran Kempson & Daniel Meadows, 19, & 1 year for Josh Law, Connor Franklin and Leigh Franks. Nathan Arnold turned down a deal and left for Chester.
The stories from the Impact Arena……..
Town draw 0-0 with Notts County then lose 3-0 to Burnley. Chris Senior has left Alfreton by mutual consent and joined Huddersfield Town as full-time masseur. Winger Simon Russell joins from Lincoln City. The Home game against Newport will be shown live on TV (Ch 433) Fr 10/11 KO 7.45. Two more new faces as Blackpool goalkeeper Phil Barnes joins and central midfield player Dan Bradley flies in from Harriers although compensation will be due due to age.
Arnold commits for another year. First signing of the summer as Nottingham Forest central midfield player Daniel Meadows joins on a 2 year deal.. Anton Brown has penned a new one-year. Groundsman Rob Brookes has been named as the best groundsman in the Football Conference. Defender Greg Young moves to to Gainsborough. Nicky Law talking to Macc Town striker Ben Tomlinson. New Training facilities courtesy of a joint venture with Somerlea Park Community Centre. Adie Hawes leaves for Worksop. Manager Nicky Law is after a keeper or 2. He feels survival this season will be a tough ask given the wage demands and big money deals in BSP this summer. bought 500 new seats from owners of Kettering’s ex ground at Rockingham Road to replace old black ones in Tom McRoy stand.
1 Phil Barnes, Jon Stewart
2 Josh Law 3 Connor Franklin 5 Adam Quinn, 6 Darren Kempson 12 Leigh Franks, 17 Theo Streete, 18 Matt Wilson 24 Niklaus Kudiersky
4 Alistair Taylor, 7 Anton Brown 10 CM Dan Bradley 11 Nathan Arnold, 14 CM Daniel Meadows 16 Jake Moult 19 RW Simon Russell
8 Tom Denton, 9 Paul Clayton 15 Anthony Wilson 20 Iyseden Christie, 21 Ben Tomlinson,