Hampton & Richmond Borough boss Alan Dowson may be about to smarten up his act afetr landing the Ryman Premier League manager of the month award this week.

The Beveree chief led the Beavers to five straight wins in December culminating with Boxing Day's dramatic 3-2 triumph over Staines Town.

Second-placed Hampton are now only one point behind league leaders Dulwich Hamlet with two games in hand on their title rivals.

Dowson could collect his award ahead of Saturday's crunch derby clash with former club Kingstonian.

He will also be measured up for a new suit care of award sponsors Macron and Nicholas Rowe Tailoring.