UK time is: 22:08:48
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Cobblers See Of Stoke Youngsters

Northampton's preparations for the new season, one that Aidy Boothroyd says they're not ready for, were given a boost with a win over Stoke.

In the main it was predominately a development squad sent to Sixfields by Stoke, however Jermaine Pennant was a high-profile name on display from the Premier League side.

JJ Hooper's early goal was enough to send the Cobblers into the break one-up.

It didn't take long for the hosts to extend the second half lead when Ben Heneghan put through his own net. Stoke had the last say but Marcel Barrington's late goal was a mere consolation with Northampton winning 2-1.

Northampton: Matt Duke, Kevin Amankwaah (Tyler Reeve 89), Ben Tozer, Lee Collins, Joe Widdowson, Ian Morris (Ivan Toney 74), Gary Deegan (David Artell 74), Darren Carter (Ishmel Demontagnac 62), Josh Moreman (David Moyo 68), Roy O'Donovan (Danny Emerton 58), JJ Hooper (sub Claudio Dias 74).
Subs: Ben Heath, Connor Roberts.

Stoke: Dan Bauchmann, Kevin Gomez, Ben Glasgow, Charlie Ward, Alex Grant, Mason Watkins-Clark, Jermaine Pennant, Elliott Wheeler, James Alabi, Karim Rossi, James Campbell
Subs: Ben Heneghan, Dan Alcock, Fernando Quesada, Sam Westley, George Waring, Jack Nardiello, Kieran Monlouis, Curtis Strong, Marcel Barrington

The official website will be the place to visit for a full report - click here.

Apply To Be A Site Editor




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday July 28 2013

Time: 12:16PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Northampton Town Articles

A Bemusing Situation (Monday October 20 2014)

Cheltenham Town 3-2 Cobblers (Sunday October 19 2014)

Stats: Cheltenham Town v Cobblers (Saturday October 18 2014)

Team News: Cheltenham Town v Cobblers (Saturday October 18 2014)

Cobblers 1-2 Burton Albion (Sunday October 12 2014)

Stats: Cobblers v Burton Albion (Sunday October 12 2014)

Team News: Cobblers v Burton Albion (Friday October 10 2014)

Cobblers Charged (Wednesday October 8 2014)

Portsmouth 1-2 Cobblers (Wednesday October 8 2014)

Archived Northampton Town Articles

List All Vital Northampton  Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Shrewsbury 13 6 3 4 6 21
8. Southend 13 6 3 4 2 21
9. Cheltenham 13 5 4 4 0 19
10. Northampton 13 5 3 5 3 18
11. Newport 12 5 3 4 3 18
12. Wimbledon 13 5 3 5 -1 18
13. Cambridge 12 5 2 5 8 17

Breaking League News

Free scoring Pompey striker signs pro deal
Portsmouth : 20/10/2014 18:39:00
Gnanduillet Joins On Loan
Tranmere : 20/10/2014 16:30:00
Shuker Returns In Coaching Role
Tranmere : 20/10/2014 16:26:00
Gill On Disappointing Defeat
Tranmere : 20/10/2014 16:23:00
Westley Delighted With Loanee Impact
Stevenage : 20/10/2014 16:05:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Northampton v Oxford?
Suggested By:  Northampton Admin
Northampton win 34%
Oxford win 33%
Draw 33%