FOOTBALL: Rugby Town fixtures for 2016-17

A crowd of over 600 enjoyed Rugby Town's game with Coventry City XI on Tuesday
A crowd of over 600 enjoyed Rugby Town's game with Coventry City XI on Tuesday

Boxing Day and Easter Monday derbies with Bedworth

The NPL have announced the fixtures for the 2016/17 season – Rugby’s second in the league’s South Division.

Jepson’s men start with a trip to Gresley on Saturday August 13, before hosting Stamford on the following Tuesday.

Town’s Boxing Day fixture sees the local derby with Bedworth at Butlin Road, with the return game at the Oval set for Easter Monday, immediately before Rugby’s final of the regulation season which is at home to Kidsgrove on Saturday, April 22.

Full list of Rugby Town’s

2016-17 fixtures

(league unless stated):

August 2016

Sat 13 Gresley (A)

Tue 16 Stamford (H)

Sat 20 Bromsgrove Sporting/Heath Hayes (H) FA Cup

Sat 27 Kidsgrove (A)

Mon 29 Carlton (H)

September 2016

Sat 10 Sheffield (A)

Sat 17 Leek (H)

Tue 20 AFC Rushden & Diamonds (H)

Sat 24 Lincoln (A)

Tue 27 Spalding (A)

October 2016

Sat 1 Northwich Victoria (H)

Sat 8 Bedworth (A) FA Trophy

Sat 15 Stocksbridge Park Steels (A)

Tue 18 Market Drayton (H)

Sat 22 Belper (H)

November 2016

Tue 1 Loughborough (A)

Sat 5 Shaw Lane (A)

Sat 12 Romulus (H)

Sat 19 Newcastle (H)

Sat 26 Witton (A)

December 2016

Sat 3 Sheffield (H)

Tue 6 AFC Rushden & Diamonds (A)

Sat 10 Leek (A)

Sat 17 Lincoln (H)

Sat 24 Stamford (A)

Mon 26 Bedworth (H)

January 2017

Mon 2 Carlton (A)

Sat 7 Chasetown (H)

Sat 14 Basford (A)

Sat 21 Spalding (H)

Sat 28 Northwich Victoria (A)

February 2017

Sat 4 Stocksbridge Park Steels (H)

Sat 11 Market Drayton (A)

Sat 18 Basford (H)

Sat 25 Belper (A)

Tue 28 Loughborough (H)

March 2017

Sat 4 Shaw Lane (H)

Sat 11 Romulus (A)

Sat 25 Witton (H)

April 2017

Sat 1 Newcastle (A)

Sat 8 Chasetown (A)

Sat 15 Gresley (H)

Mon 17 Bedworth (A)

Sat 22 Kidsgrove (H)