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MATCH REACTION: Peterborough United lacked intelligence, commitment and backbone, and they weren’t brave enough either

A bitterly disappointed Grant McCann said his side lacked intelligence, commitment and backbone in today’s (November 18) 1-0 home defeat at the hands of Blackpool.

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Avelino Vieira scores Peterborough Sports' second goal in their 3-2 defeat at the hands of Chasetown. Photo: James Richardson.

EVO STIK LEAGUE: Peterborough Sports’ slump continues, Spalding are no help, but Daniels destroy Kidsgrove

Peterborough Sports slumped to a sixth straight defeat in Division One South of the Evo Stik League today (November 18) and a seventh at their own PSL stronghold.

Ollie Maltby scored for Pinchbeck at Raunds.

ROUND-UP: Deeping captain to the rescue, Ollie goal settles battle of top two, magnificent seven for Holbeach, Star have lost last three games by aggregate of 14-0, but holders reach semi-finals,

It was honours even between Deeping Rangers and Leicester Nirvana in the big United Counties Premier Division game of the day (November 18).

Posh substitute Gwion Edwards tries to get the better of Blackpool's Jay Spearing. Photo: Joe Dent/

PLAYER VERDICTS: All-action Anthony leads the way, but gets few followers

There were some decent performances, but too many bad ones as Peterborough United were beaten 1-0 at home by Blackpool today (November 18).

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Posh star Marcus Maddison cuts a dejected figure after the home defeat at the hands of Blackpool. Photo: Joe Dent/

ON-THE-WHISTLE-REPORT: Peterborough United 0, Blackpool 1: Old boy haunts Posh who slip to disappointing home defeat

Former Peterborough United striker Kyle Vassell returned to haunt his old club with the only goal of the game for Blackpool at the ABAX Stadium today (November 18).

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Posh star Gwion Edwards should play against Blackpool.

MATCH PREVIEW: Gwion boost for a Peterborough United side with their sights set high

There was a big boost for Peterborough United today (November 17) when key man Gwion Edwards was declared fit for a ‘huge’ run of games.

Action from ICA Sports' recent win over Moulton Harrox (yellow).

PREVIEW: Big city derby is headline act in Peterborough Premier Division

Top game in the Peterborough Premier Division tomorrow sees (November 18) title chasing Netherton United make the short trip to ICA Sports for a tough city derby (2pm).

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Posh midfielder Jermaine Anderson.

FEATURE: Will Peterborough United’s fringe players be able to cut it?

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann reckons he could use some players who have been on the fringes of first-team action during the forthcoming hectic playing schedule.

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City of Peterborough 7ths before a heavy defeat at the hands of Kettering: Brian Walden, Joshua Haddon, Roan Pilsworth, Dan Barkworth, George Coxen, Steve Browning, Jack Howson, Phil Martin, Richard Herbage, front, Ed Das, Alex Wheatcroft, Scott Bamford, Dean Dugdale, Alistair Mortimer.

PREVIEW: Back-up boys give big boost to title chasing City of Peterborough

City of Peterborough have the strength in depth to make a double push for honours.

Bourne player Aaron Jesson has suffered a career-ending broken leg.

PREVIEW: Top-of-the-table clashes for Deeping and Pinchbeck, collection for seriously injured player, goalkeeper invited to BBC SPOTY ceremony, Peterborough Sports in dire need of a win

Deeping Rangers and Pinchbeck United are involved in top-of-the-table clashes in the United Counties Premier Division tomorrow (November 18).

Marcus Maddison should clean up his act.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: The two faces of Marcus Maddison

The best player I’ve sever seen in the Premier League was a conman.

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VIDEO: Peterborough United's Marcus Maddison wins League One Goal of the Month with this strike

"Vision, power and accuracy" has bagged Peterborough United forward Marcus Maddison  the Sky Bet League One Goal of the Month winner for October, receiving 44% of the public vote.

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Former Borough first team star Pete Brudnell will be back in action at Fengate this weekend.

Old Deacon’s players in one last hurrah for ‘Eggy’

There’ll be some creaking bones down at Fengate on Saturday as a group of ‘old men’ come out of long-term retirement.

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Peterborough BCKAs world champions. From the left they are Eddy Paddock, Leon Gold and Sam Spencer.

Gold rush in Mexico, Portugal and Holland

Local martial artists are ruling the world.

William Roberts swam for Team GB in the European Championships.

William reaches three European finals

An Oundle School worker has just returned from Paris after swimming well for Great Britain in the European Championships.

The COPS A and B teams which competed in the National Arena League at the weekend.

COPS storm through to National League area final

City of Peterborough Swimming Club (COPS) stormed into the East Midlands final of the National Arena League when crushing allcomers in the second round on Saturday.

Ales Padelek scores Phantoms only successful penalty against MK Thunder. Picture: Tom Scott

Now the boot is on the other foot for table-toppers

Captain James Ferrara admits Phantoms are getting a taste of their own medicine this season.

Glen Billing celebrates putting the Phantoms level at 1-1 against MK Thunder. Picture: Tom Scott

Phantoms can bounce back against the best

Assistant coach Jason Buckman insists Phantoms are capable of bouncing back from their most disappointing weekend of the season in arguably their toughest two days so far.

The successful Peterborough Police team at Corby. From the left are Leighton Morgan, Jaansheer Raja, Connor Dane and Mark Dane.

Police pair too smart for Olympic opponents

It was two wins out of two for the Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club when they travelled to the Corby Olympic club’s annual dinner show on Friday night.

Kye Jerrom.

It’s tight at the top as Sensas Mark One bounce back

I was involved with winter leagues for many years and had some almighty tussles along the way while fishing for Peterborough DAA.

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