All posts tagged with: Northampton Town

FA Cup 1st Round Predictions: revenge for Plymouth?

Northampton v Scunthorpe Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink had a more glamourous playing career than Graham Alexander but as a manager, he favours similarly defensive principles. The Dutchman’s Northampton side have improved their survival chances with back-to-back wins after a good defensive performance in a 1-0 win against Blackpool, with Ash Taylor and Aaron Pierre commanding at… Read more →

League One Season Preview 2017-18

The last League One season saw Sheffield United secure the title, ending their six-year Championship exile as Bolton Wanderers cut short their own. The award for most dramatic promotion however, went to Millwall. Their fate was decided by two 85th minute winners: one to take the last play-off place on the final day, the other… Read more →

Lund and Dale impress at Sixfields

‘All you need is Lund’, proclaimed the vocal and merry Rochdale fans inspired by the lyrics of The Beatles. The 10 other men who started in Saturday’s 3-2 win over Northampton certainly deserved their plaudits but Matthew Lund, ordinarily a sitting midfielder, was the most clinical player on the pitch. Dale’s away followers have not always been rewarded this season,… Read more →