Vital Football

Latest Northampton Town News

Beneficial For Cobblers

Beneficial For Cobblers

Following the Football Leagues approval of Coventry's groundshare with Northampton next season, David Cardoza has defended this move.

News of this groundshare is merely coincidental with the news that redevelopment will happen at Sixfields and this move, as he told BBC Radio Northampton, certainly financially benefits the Cobblers.

He said: 'It's financially beneficial for us - we are being paid a very reasonable amount.

'We are liable for absolutely nothing extra whatsoever. All the additional costs lie with Coventry and we will be sharing some of their revenue stream.'

This hasn't gone down well with Coventry fans, and you would understand why, however so long as the extra games don't cause too much trouble to the playing service then the benefits to Northampton outweigh the pitfalls so it was worth doing on their part.

Apply To Be A Site Editor



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Tuesday July 9 2013
Time: 4:56PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Northampton Town Articles

Vital Preview - League One - 21st October 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 21st October.

Who Serves A Suspension This Week - 19/10/17

Here's a list of all the players currently serving, or under a suspension at the beginning of the week that will potentially keep them out of contention...

More Reliable Than A League 1 Octopus? (18/10/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final League One positions for the season of 2017/18.

Vital View - League One - 17th October 2017

The League One season continued with the latest round of games played during midweek, 17th October.

Archived Vital Northampton Articles

Vital Northampton articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Northampton
Write For Vital Northampton
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Carlisle v Northampton
Suggested By:
Northampton win47%
Carlisle win46%
Draw7%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Northampton Town Results (view all)

Northampton Town Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment