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PREVIEW: Peterborough Sports boss wants his team at full throttle for city derby

Peterborough Sports manager Jimmy Dean wants his team to take the handbrake off in tonight’s United Counties Premier Division derby at Peterborough Northern Star (February 22, 7.45pm).

Action from AFC Rushden & Diamonds v Spalding (yellow). Photo: Alison Bagley.

REPORT: 10-man Tulips pull off a stunning win

Spalding United came back from the dead to secure a superb win at play-off rivals AFC Rushden & Diamonds in Division One South of the Evo Stik Northern League last night (February 21).

Posh centre-back Ryan Tafazolli cuts a dejected figure as Southend players celebrate their second goal. Photo: Joe Dent/

SWANNY’S MATCH VERDICT: Posh 1, Southend 4: The mother of all reality checks for feeble Peterborough United

Mark Tyer should have stood in the technical area and eaten a pie. Anything to deflect attention from this feeble Peterborough United performance.

Posh centre back Ryan Tafazolli shoots at the Southend goal. Photo: David Lowndes.

MATCH REACTION: Time for Peterborough United’s players to stand up and be counted

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann has ordered his players to ‘stand up together like men’ after another demoralising League One home defeat tonight (February 21).

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Michael Bostwick in action for Posh against Southend just 24 days after breaking his jaw. Photo: David Lowndes.

PLAYER VERDICTS: The Peterborough United goalkeeper was at least average

Peterborough United were outfought and outplayed by Southend United in their League One fixture at the ABAX Stadium tonight (February 21).

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Action from Posh's home drubbing at the hands of Southend. Photo: David Lowndes.

MATCH REPORT: Peterborough United 1, Southend United 4: Home hammering leaves Posh play-off hopes hanging by a thread

Peterborough United’s League One play-off hopes are hanging by a thread after a dismal 4-1 home defeat at the hands of Southend United tonight (February 21).

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Action from Spalding United v AFC Rushden & Diamonds in November.

PREVIEW: Tulips face tough Diamonds test

Spalding United face a crucial match in their quest for a play-off place in Division One South of the Evo Stik Northern League tonight (February 21).

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Jack Baldwin could be back in action for Posh against Southend.

MATCH PREVIEW: Crisis? What crisis? McCann still expects his team to shine

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann has shrugged off a midfield availability crisis to back his side to beat League One play-off rivals Southend at the ABAX Stadium tomorrow (February 21, 7.45pm kick off).

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Jess Driscoll scored the Posh goal. Picture: Gary Reed Photography

LADIES FOOTBALL: Posh outfoxed by title rivals

Peterborough United suffered a first defeat of the season in the East Midlands League yesterday (February 19).

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Toni Kroos (photo: Shutterstock).

Manchester United revive interest in Kroos | Lincoln City heroes receive £5k bonus each | Newcastle United ‘too honest’

Real Madrid are believed to be the latest club interested in luring striker Moussa Dembele away from Celtic Park (The Mirror).

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Anthony Grant (left) chasing former Posh star Erhun Oztmer during the 2-0 defeat at Walsall. Photo: Joe Dent/

LATEST NEWS: Bans for skipper and recent signing give Peterborough United a huge headache

The Football Association have today (February 20) confirmed two-match bans for captain Chris Forrester and recent signing Anthony Grant.

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Action from Peterborough Sports Reserves' 2-1 PFA Senior Cup quarter-final win over Stamford Lions (yellow). Photo: David Lowndes.

ROUND-UP: Peterborough Sports win a thriller, hat-trick heroes galore, multiple red cards

Peterborough Sports Reserves pipped Stamford Lions in an enthralling PFA Senior Cup quarter-final at PSL on Saturday (February 18)

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Posh defend a Walsall corner. Photo: Joe Dent/

SWANNY’S MATCH VERDICT: 15 minutes that could shape the rest of Peterborough United’s season

The result was bad, the manner of defeat was upsetting, but the ramifications of 15 crazy late minutes are potentially season-ending.

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Gwion Edwards was Posh's biggest goal threat until collecting a late injury at Walsall. Photo: Joe Dent/

PLAYER VERDICTS: ‘Keeper drops the ball and the man-of-the-match prize

Peterborough United goalkeeper Luke McGee was a man-of-the-match contender until his injury-time slip enabled Walsall to take a 92nd minute lead at the Banks’s Stadium today (February 18).

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Action from the 0-0 draw between Deeping Rangers (claret) and Yaxley. Photo: David Lowndes.

ROUND-UP: Tulips feel the Force, damp squib in Deeping, Fenman find form, Hares aren’t running well

Chris Rawlinson’s first game as Spalding United manager ended in defeat in the battle of the top two in Division One South of the Evo Stik Northern League today (February 18).

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Posh goalkeeper Luke McGee is about to fumble Erhun Oztumer's corner into his own net at Walsall under pressure from Amadou Bakayoko. Photo: Joe Dent/

MATCH REACTION: McCann furious at his team’s ill-discipline

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann delivered a post-match press conference full of fury after today’s (February 18) 2-0 League One defeat at Walsall

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Junior Morias of Peterborough United is closed down by the Walsall defence. Picture: Joe Dent

MATCH REPORT: Walsall 2, Peterborough United 0: A spell of injury-time that could wreck a season

Never mind the result, this 90 minutes could have a calamitous effect on Peterborough United’s season.

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Robert Huth is useless.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Laugh out loud at Leicester City, Root needs to get lucky, the state of Scottish football

I would be loving Leicester City’s capitulation this season, but for the presence of manager Claudio Ranieri at the King Power Stadium.

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Posh supporters in the Motorpoint Stand EMN-161031-165623002

Posh shut stand for Southend match due to lighting problems

Peterborough United are shutting the Motorpoint Stand for the match against Southend on Tuesday (February 21).

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Action from Deeping's 3-1 win at Yaxley in November.

PREVIEW: Deeping delight ahead of tough Cuckoos clash, difficult start for new Tulips boss

Deeping Rangers are set to celebrate a super season, but manager Michael Goode is keeping everyone’s feet firmly on the ground.

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