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IN OPPOSITION TODAY The club rebuilt again during the 2012/13 season but inconsistency was their main problem throughout the season. They did however finish in a creditable 10th position winning 18 of their 42 matches losing 16 and drawing 8. The reserves side under the guidance of Mark Harbottle claimed silverware for the second season in concession as they won the Central Midlands League Reserve Supreme Division with a very young side. The 2013/14 Season was a struggle throughout and in January 2014 long term managers David Harbottle and Ian Upton decided to step away from their position and in came Leigh Grant and Kuki Morley as joint Managers. Although the club continued to struggle they did however manage avoid relegation on the final day of the season claiming a point at home against AFC Wulfrunians. After a tough start to the 2014-15 season mangers Leigh Grant and Kuki Morley resigned from their positions as joint managers. The club acted quickly and appointed former captain Nick Hawkins as manger. The clubs form continued to be poor as they languised in the bottom 3 at christmas only having 12 points on the table but a miraculous change in fortumes amd team morale occurred as for the second season running the club somehow escaped relagation on the final day of the season as they beat Shepshed Dynamo 1-0 to retain their step 5 status. The Reserve team disbanded at the end of the 2014-15 season but a new team named Dunkirk AFC was created in its place that will play in the Nottinghamshire Senior League Premier Division. The 2015/16 season was a disaster for the first team as throughout the season they had 4 managers in charge in a very miserable campaign. The fourth manger that arrived though was former player Paul Rawden who knew he had a big job on his hands to try and save the club from the drop but after a late flourish of wins it wasn’t enough and the club were ultimately relegated to the East Midland Counties League after finishing third from bottom. Although the first team struggled the newly formed AFC team had a splendid season as this side made up of mainly youngsters remained competitive throughout the campaign and managed to claim wins over some of the more established sides in the Nottinghamshire Senior League along the way. If we can keep hold of these players a bright future looks in store for the club.

LAST 5 MATCHES DATE

KO

H/A

OPPOSITION

COMPETITION

RESULT

Tue 8th Nov

19:45

H

Graham Street Prims

League Cup 1st Round

W 4-1 L 1-2

Sat 5th Nov

15:00

H

Anstey Nomads

League

Sat 29th Oct

15:00

A

Radford

League

L 0-1

Sat 22nd Oct

15:00

H

Stapenhill

League

L 1-3

Sat 15th Oct

15:00

A

Gedling Miners Welfare

League

W 2-1

LAST 5 SEASONS LEAGUE RECORD Season

League

Pos

PL

W

D

L

F

A

+/-

PTS

2015/2016

Midland League Premier Division

21 / 22

42

8

6

28

49

121

-72

30

2014/2015

Midland League Premier Division

19 / 22

42

12

6

24

52

90

-38

42

2013/2014

Midland Alliance

19 / 22

42

9

9

24

56

99

-43

36

2012/2013

Midland Alliance

10 / 22

42

18

8

16

69

69

0

62

2011/2012

Midland Alliance

18 / 22

42

14

6

22

59

87

-28

48

vs Dunkirk | Saturday 12th November 2016 | www.ashbyivanhoefc.com

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