Squads


Name: Paul White

D.O.B: 11th Oct 1994

Position: Goalkeeper

Irish born goalkeeper Paul has previously played for Cork City, North Leigh, Gloucester City, Frome Town, Forest Green Rovers and Boreham Wood. The…

Name: Brett Solkhon

D.O.B: 12th Sep 1982

Position: Defender

Brett primarily plays in midfield but has played in a variety of rolls at the club including goalkeeper. Previously he turned out for Rushden &…

Name: Gary Stohrer

D.O.B: 21st Nov 1992

Position: Defender

Gary signed for the Poppies in July 2017 from Frickley Athletic. A right back born in Northampton he has also plated for Irchester, Long Buckby, Ga…

Name: Javan Vidal

D.O.B: 10th May 1989

Position: Defender

Javan, a defender signed for the Poppies in July 2019 after impressing manager Nicky Eaden during pre-season. An experienced campaigner who started…

Name: Jordan Aghatise

D.O.B: 01st Jan 1970

Position: Defender

Jordan a defender from Barnstable Town played for the Poppies in the Northants Senior Cup game against Brackley Town. He has previously played for …

Name: Luke Graham

D.O.B: 27th Apr 1986

Position: Defender

Luke originally joined the Poppies from Northampton Town in February 2005. After impressing all at Rockingham Road he returned to the Cobblers at t…

Name: Matt Taylor

D.O.B: 23rd Jun 1999

Position: Defender

Matt was signed on loan from Harrogate Town and made an immediate impact in the side scoring on his debut in the 2-2 draw at Gloucester City.  …

Name: MIchael McGrath

D.O.B: 04th Sep 1985

Position: Defender

Michael a defender has previously played for Evesham, Hereford FC, Redditch United, Halesowen Town, Kidderminster Harriers, Worcester City, Alvechu…

Name: Alistair Smith

D.O.B: 19th May 1999

Position: Midfielder

Alistair joined the Poppies on loan from Mansfield Town making his first team debut against Curzon AShton at Latimer Park. He has also had loan spe…

Name: Ben Milnes

D.O.B: 12th Sep 2001

Position: Midfielder

Ben joined the Poppies from Corby Town in June 2017. A highly rated midfielder, whose career began at Leicester City, before a move to Boston Unite…

Name: Connor Kennedy

D.O.B: 17th Apr 1997

Position: Midfielder

An impressive midfielder Connor made the switch from Corby Town in June 2019, he was the Steelmen’s Supporters Player of the Year and the Pla…

Name: Jason Law

D.O.B: 26th Apr 1999

Position: Midfielder

Jason  joined the club on loan for a month from Mansfield Town and went straight into the squad for the game against Spennymoor Town…

Name: Joel Carta

D.O.B: 30th Jun 1998

Position: Midfielder

Joel is a young midfielder signed by Nicky Eaden in July from neighbours Corby Town, after scoring 28 goals last season. Joel went through the yout…

Name: Michael Richens

D.O.B: 21st Feb 1995

Position: Midfielder

Michael originally played for the Poppies on loan in 2015 making 4 appearances before returning to Hemel Hempstead. A highly rated midfielder, Mich…

Name: Aaron O Connor

D.O.B: 09th Aug 1983

Position: Forward

Aaron a much travelled experienced striker joined the Poppies in September 2016 from Stevenage Town. He previously played for Ilkeston Town, Scunth…

Name: Dan Nti

D.O.B: 11th Sep 1992

Position: Forward

Dan is an experienced forward signed by Nicky Eaden in July 2019. He has previously played for Brackley Town, Nuneaton Borough, Kidderminster Harri…

Name: Lindon Meikle

D.O.B: 21st Mar 1988

Position: Forward

Lindon a winger / striker was signed by Marcus Law from Barrow during the close season. The former England C international has also played for East…

Name: Marcus Kelly

D.O.B: 16th Mar 1986

Position: Forward

Kettering born Marcus previously played for Rushden & Diamonds, Oxford United. Before joining the Poppies in November 2009. After a few cameo a…

Name: Omari Sterling-james

D.O.B: 01st Jan 1970

Position: Forward

Name: Tre Mitford

D.O.B: 27th Dec 1994

Position: Forward

Tre, a young forward joined the Poppies from Bedford Town in September 2019. He has previously played for Aylesbury United, Beaconsfield Town, Hanw…

Name: Paul Cox

D.O.B: 06th Jan 1972

Position: First Team Manager

Paul was appointed manager of Kettering Town in October 2019, with the club at the foot of the Vanarama National League North, the former Poppy has…

Name: John Ramshaw

D.O.B: 11th Mar 1953

Position: Assistant Manager

John originally  joined the Poppies midway through the 2016-17 season having previously managed Leek Town, Eastwood Town and Lincoln United am…

Name: Ben Marvin

D.O.B: 19th Jun 1992

Position: First Team Coach

Ben's  first role in football was in 2013 at Eastwood Town FC as First Team Coach, the club however folded during the season…