LATEST NEWS: Peterborough United manager Steve Evans on Anderson, Forrester and Grant

Peterborough United manager Steve Evans has explained his controversial team selection ahead of Saturday’s (March 17) disappointing League One defeat at Oxford United.

Action from the abandoned Intermediate Shield semi-final between Eye United and Premiair (blue). Photo: David Lowndes.

ROUND-UP: Netherton’s turn at the top thanks to Odain hat-trick, Whittlesey wonders pip high fliers, cup semi-final abandoned after referee falls ill

It’s Netherton United’s turn to top the Peterborough League Premier Division.

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Danny Sisson (red) scored for City of Peterborough at Bedford.

ROUND-UP: City of Peterborough within touching distance of the National League

City of Peterborough took a giant step towards a return to National League hockey yesterday (March 17).

Posh striker Jack Marriott has his head in his hands after missing a late chance to equalise. Photo: Joe Dent/

MATCH COMMENT: Oxford United 2, Peterborough United 1: Evans pic ‘n’ mix leads to a damaging result on the road

This result is damaging because of the forthcoming fixtures for play-off chasing Peterborough United.

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Action from Borough (lighter strip) v Paviors. Photo: David Lowndes.

MATCH REPORT: Six of the worst for Borough’s plucky young side

Peterborough Rugby Union Football Club made it six of the worst as they crashed to a 45-22 defeat at home to Paviors in Midlands Division One East of the English Club Championships.

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Jake Sansby (stripes) in action for Peterborough Northern Star against Cogenhoe. Photo: Chantelle McDonald. @cmcdphotos

ROUND-UP: Yaxley come from behind, Wisbech Town deliver an early goal-blitz and Scotts are great for Deeping, Daniels gain quick revenge

United Counties Premier Division leaders Yaxley came from behind to maintain their six-point advantage at the top of the table today (March 17).

Posh star Marcus Maddison takes on Oxford's Cameron Brannagan. Photo: Joe Dent/

PLAYER VERDICTS: Too many Peterborough United players suffered an off day in Oxford

Top scorer Jack Marriott and assist king Marcus Maddison did what they do best for Peterborough United at Oxford United today (March 17), but it wasn’t enough.

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Posh manager Steve Evans at Oxford. Photo: Joe Dent/

MATCH REACTION: Evans takes his share of the blame for shock Peterborough United defeat

Peterborough United manager Steve Evans accepted his share of the blame for a disappointing 2-1 League One defeat at Oxford United today (March 17).

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Oxford celebrate their early goal from Rob Dickie against Posh. Photo: Joe Dent/

ON-THE-WHISTLE-REPORT: Oxford United 2, Peterborough United 1: Posh drop out of the play-off places after dismal defeat at out-of-form opposition

Peterborough United slipped straight out of the League One play-off places after falling to a 2-1 defeat at out-of-form Oxford United today (March 17).

A goal for Bradley Dack in Blackburn's 3-2 win at Posh in December.

LATEST NEWS: Peterborough United to travel to League One leaders on a Thursday night

Peterborough United will play their toughest remaining League One game on a Thursday night in front of the live TV cameras.

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Midfielder Jermaine Anderson is in contention to play for Posh against Oxford.

PREVIEW: Evans to change the Peterborough United side again, Edwards on his way back

Peterborough United manager Steve Evans is again expected to change a winning side for the League One match at Oxford United tomorrow (March 17).

Posh manager Steve Evans.

BREAKING NEWS: Peterborough United pay compensation to Mansfield for Steve Evans and Oldfield leaves the ABAX Stadium

Peterborough United have paid compensation to Manfield Town after manager Steve Evans made the move from The Stags to the ABAX Stadium last month.

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Ben Newman (red) in action for City of Peterborough. Photo: David Lowndes.

PREVIEW: City of Peterborough would grace the National League

First-team manager Graham Finding believes City of Peterborough deserve to be playing National League hockey again next season.

Anthony Grant will have a part to play in the Posh push for promotion.

PREVIEW: Passing with a purpose rather than just for the sake of it is Evans’ aim

Peterborough United boss Steve Evans will stick to the football philosophy which has delivered success throughout his managerial career.

Jamie Carragher.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Keep ‘gobby’ Carragher off our screens for good, Tiger is now my hero, Scottish Premier League is better than English version, Juventus were just lucky

As Team Sky are standing by their dubious cycling chief Dave Brailsford I guess the punishment handed out by Sky TV to pundit Jamie Carragher for spitting at people who were goading him won’t be too severe.

West Ham fans were angry last weekend.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Mourinho is better than Klopp, West Ham fans deserve the drop, Spurs will be useless without Kane

Manchester City’s excellence and the incompetence of the chasing pack has taken most of the excitement out of the current Premier League season.

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Posh teenager Leo Da Silva Lopes in action.

LATEST: Leo didn’t expect an international call-up or a ton of Peterborough United appearances

It’s been quite a week for highly-rated Peterborough United teenager Leo da Silva Lopes.

Peterborough Town coach Jamie Smith.

COACHING: Easter camps at Peterborough Town’s Bretton Gate base

Peterborough Town Cricket Club are hosting an Easter junior coaching camp on Wednesday, April 11 & Thursday, April 12 (9.30am-4pm) at their Bretton Gate base.

Action from Peterborough Sports 1, Loughborough Dynamo 2. Sports are in blue. Photo: James Richardson.

ROUND-UP: Frustrating night for Peterborough Sports, Holbeach back in the title race

Peterborough Sports suffered a frustrating night (March 13) as they failed in their bid to move clear of the relegation dogfight in Division One South of the Evo Stik League.

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