Charlton Athletic FC - BBC Grandstand - Charlton Athletic FC v Kettering Town FC FA Cup 4th Round Jan 1989. Charlton Athletic FC end Kettering Town FC noble run in the FA Cup 2-1 at The Valley.Meanwhile Charlton's prize is a 6th home draw against West Ham Unt FC.
Kettering Town v Bristol Rovers - 2nd Round FA Cup 1988. Kettering Town a non league club knock our league club Bristol Rovers in the second round of the FA Cup reaching the third round proper when the then League 1 and 2 clubs joined the competion.
Football conference side Kettering Town FC are on the brink of financial collapse, but they have been given a lifeline ahead of their latest High Court battle. The one-off sponsorship deal comes with condition attached, the players must take to the pitch this weekend in complete 1970s replica kit, including shirts and the archetypal 'short shorts'.