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Cobblers Survive!

Cobblers Survive!

Northampton knew that victory over Dagenham & Redbridge in the penultimate game of the league two season left league two survival in their own hands on Saturday.

Beating Oxford United at Sixfields three-one ensured that this was the case.

It's just as well that the Cobblers did come from behind, following a surprise earlier setback, to beat the 10-man U's as defeat would have seen them relegated even though Bristol Rovers also lost,

Wycombe's win kept them up on goal-difference, which would have also been the case for Bristol Rovers had Northampton not come back to secure the win, or at least a point.

Chris Wilder has worked wonder at Sixfields since his appointment, it'll be interesting to see what he does over the summer with all hoping that next season proves to be a little less nerve jangling, certainly for the wrong reasons!

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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Sunday May 4 2014
Time: 3:50PM

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12 Millwall 20 8 4 8 28 0
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15 Port Vale 21 7 6 8 27 -6
16 Gillingham 20 7 5 8 26 -3
17 Walsall 21 6 8 7 26 -6
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