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MATCH REPORT: Bolton 3, Peterborough United 0: Posh were ideal guests for a promotion party

One suspected Peterborough United might prove to be ideal opponents for a team chasing a place in the Championship.

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Posh striker Tom Nichols bursts into the Bolton penalty area, but failed to get his shot away. Photo: Joe Dent/

MATCH REACTION: McCann plans a purge of the mediocre

Manager Grant McCann will prove he won’t accept mediocrity at Peterborough United by shoving numerous players out of the club during the summer.

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Posh midfielder Callum Chettle in action with Bolton goalscorer Jem Karacan. Photo: Joe Dent/

PLAYER VERDICTS: Baldwin was the best of an ordinary bunch

Peterborough United were well beaten by Bolton in the final League One game of the season today (April 30).

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James Hill-Seekings (stripes), pictured playing for Peterborough Northern Star earlier this season, scored a hat-trick for Yaxley against On Chenecks.

ROUND-UP: Cuckoos and Fenmen warm up for cup final in style, champions and Star finish strongly

Yaxley and Wisbech Town warmed up for Monday’s (May 1) United Counties League Cup Final in splendid style.

Spalding goalscorer Leon Mettam

PLAY-OFF FINAL: Heartbreak, but pride, for the Tulips

Spalding’s United’s outstanding season ended in heartbreak with a play-off final defeat at the hands of Witton Albion today (April 29).

Posh defender Andrew Hughes (yellow) has been in good form.

PREVIEW: Personal pride will motivate Peterborough United

Personal and professional pride is the only motivation Peterborough United require as they prepare to try and spoil Bolton’s promotion party on Sunday (April 30, noon kick-off).

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Avelino Vieira (right) played for and scored for Peterborough Sports Reserves against Netherton.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Not such good Sports

The Peterborough & District Football League is a competition that doesn’t allow paid players.

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Lionel Messi is the greatest

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Best League in the world? LOL, but Kante is a hero

Every time a Wayne Rooney or a Harry Kane is described as ‘great’ a video of Lionel Messi (above) in action should be played.

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Action from a recent Yaxley game.

PREVIEW: Cuckoos chase a trophy to end an excellent campaign

Yaxley hope to celebrate an excellent campaign with the best United Counties League finish in their history and success in the League Cup Final over the Bank Holiday weekend.

Carl Bird of Peterborough Sports Reserves watches as his deflected free kick finds the back of the Moulton Harrox net. Photo: David Lowndes.

PREVIEW: Sports reserve team boss laughs off criticism

Peterborough Sports reserve team boss Andrew Bradley has laughed off suggestions his team’s likely Peterborough League Premier Division title success has been devalued by the use of first-team stars.

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Limetree celebrate their PFA Sunday Senior Cup win. Photo: RWT Photography.

MATCH REPORT: Sansby strikes late to complete Limetree’s lovely treble

Limetree completed a Peterborough Sunday Morning League treble when lifting the Hereward Cup last night (April 28).

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Former Posh bosses Darren Ferguson (left) and Graham Westley (right).

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: A choke, a crisis, good bosses, bad bosses and the greatest Football League creation of my lifetime

More evidence of Peterborough United being in safe hands, while chairman Darragh MacAnthony remains in charge, has emerged in the last couple of weeks.

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Posh signed Callum Chettle from Nuneaton.

PRE-SEASON: Local summer friendlies for Peterborough United

Peterborough United have arranged local pre-season friendlies at Deeping Rangers and Stamford AFC.

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ICA girls pictured during their visit to Arsenal with  Arsenal Ladies star Beth Mead.

Big treats for ICA Sports girls

It’s been a terrific few days for the girls of ICA Sports.

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Peterborough Sports Reserves in action.

PETERBOROUGH LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Barron hits a hat-trick for Sports, another title for Premiair

Peterborough Sports Reserves are closing in on the ChromaSport & Trophies Peterborough League Premier Division title.

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Posh full-back Michael Smith scores the winning goal against Bolton in November.

MATCH PREVIEW: Starring TV roles available for Peterborough United players

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann is expecting his players to star on TV in the final League One game of the season at promotion-chasing Bolton on Sunday (April 30, noon kick off).

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Michael Bostwick has won four Posh player-of-the-year awards.

PLAYER-OF-THE-YEAR: Michael is the boss at Peterborough United

Michael Bostwick has claimed four Peterborough United player-of-the-year awards.

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Will Posh keep hold of midfielder Anthony Grant?

SPECIAL FEATURE: The players Peterborough United should keep next season and the ones they should release

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann will tell every member of his playing squad whether or not they are in his plans for the 2017-18 season early next week.

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Craig Mackail-Smith (right) celebrates a goal for Posh against Bristol Rovers. Photo: Joe Dent/

LATEST NEWS: Legend Mackail-Smith still has plenty to offer

Peterborough United legend Craig Mackail-Smith is convinced he can play at a decent level for a few more years.

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Posh Under 18s celebrate with the David Joyce Cup. Photo: Joe Dent/

MATCH REPORT: Peterborough United youngsters win a county cup

Manager Jack Collison insists his Peterborough United Under 18 side were rewarded for all their hard work with a cup final victory last night (April 25).

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