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Boss Edinburgh issues injury update on key Cobblers duo

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh has shed more light on the injuries suffered by John-Joe O’Toole and Luke Williams after the duo missed Saturday’s game against Oxford United.

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KEY MOMENT: Oxford goalkeeper hauls down Paul Anderson but atones for his mistake by brilliantly saving Matty Taylor's penalty. Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds

Northampton Town 0 Oxford United 0 – match review, player ratings and highlights

Though the general feeling of satisfaction was accompanied by a tinge of frustration following Saturday’s stalemate with Oxford, it is important to remember there was a time when, instead of coming out with an important point, the Cobblers would have surrendered to defeat with a whimper.

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SHUT OUT AGAIN: Saturday was the fourth successive game that Appleton's Oxford have failed to score against Northampton. Picture by Kirsty Edmonds

Opposition view: Oxford ‘did more than enough’ to beat Cobblers, says U’s boss Appleton

Oxford United manager Michael Appleton was not content with his side’s 0-0 draw against Northampton on Saturday, describing the result as ‘two points dropped’ in their quest for a play-off place this season.

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VOTE: Who was your Cobblers man of the match against Oxford?

VOTE: Who was your Cobblers man of the match against Oxford?

Cobblers were held to a goalless draw by Oxford United on Saturday.

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HALF CENTURY: Saturday's draw against Oxford took Cobblers to 50 points for the season. Picture by Kirsty Edmonds

Oxford draw leaves Cobblers boss Edinburgh with mixed emotions

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh admitted he felt a tinge of frustration after his side were unable to eke out another victory at Sixfields on Saturday, held to a goalless draw by Oxford United.

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EYES ON THE BALL: Keshi Anderson in action for the Cobblers against Oxford on Saturday. Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds

Cobblers hit the 50-point mark after Oxford stalemate

Cobblers have hit the 50-point mark in Sky Bet League One after they were held to a goalless draw by Oxford United at a sun-kissed Sixfields on Saturday.

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Two Northampton pubs to shut their doors to football supporters on Saturday in favour of rugby fans

Two Northampton pubs to shut their doors to football supporters on Saturday in favour of rugby fans

Two Northampton pubs will be out of bounds for football supporters this Saturday as they opt to open their doors to rugby fans only.

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Marc Richards scored a stoppage-time winner when these two met on Boxing Day. Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds

James Heneghan’s Northampton Town v Oxford United preview

Fixture: Northampton Town v Oxford United, Sky Bet League One

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HAPPY MEMORY - Marc Richards is mobbed after his late, late winner at Oxford United on Boxing Day

Striker Richards hoping his goal-den touch continues against Oxford

Thinking of matches against Oxford United always brings a smile to the face of Cobblers striker Marc Richards.

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Oxford United boss Michael Appleton

Oxford boss Appleton looking ahead to resuming ‘healthy rivalry’ with Cobblers

Oxford United boss Michael Appleton is looking forward to resuming his club’s ‘healthy rivalry’ against the Cobblers at Sixfields on Saturday (ko 3pm).

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Cobblers assistant boss Dave Kerslake (right) chats to goalkeeping coach Jim Hollman during last weekend's defeat at Bolton

Kerslake expects Oxford to go on the attack against the Cobblers

Assistant boss Dave Kerslake is expecting Oxford United to be positive and attack the Cobblers when they come to Sixfields on Saturday (ko 3pm).

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Emmanuel Sonupe

Cobblers winger Sonupe joins Kidderminster on loan

Cobblers winger Emmanuel Sonupe has joined National League North outit Kidderminster Harriers on loan until the end of the season.

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Cobblers skipper Marc Richards is out of contract in the summer

Richards believes Cobblers’ safety should be secured before player contract talks

Skipper Marc Richards admits it is an ‘unsettling’ time for the Cobblers players who will be out of contract this summer, but says it is right that talks on their futures are delayed until the club’s Sky Bet League One safety is secured.

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WORK TO BE DONE - Cobblers assistant boss Dave Kerslake

Kerslake brands Oxford clash ‘huge’ and says Cobblers still have work to do

Cobblers assistant boss Dave Kerslake says nobody at Sixfields is taking safety for granted as they enter the final stretch of the season.

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Cobblers freeze season ticket prices for the 2017/18 campaign

Cobblers freeze season ticket prices for the 2017/18 campaign

The Cobblers have announced they are once again freezing season ticket prices for the 2017/18 season.

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BIG IMPACT - Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh makes his point to the referee following Saturday's defeat at Bolton Wanderers (Pictures: Sharon Lucey)

Cobblers skipper Richards hails Edinburgh impact at Sixfields

Skipper Marc Richards has praised the big impact manager Justin Edinburgh has had on the Cobblers squad in his first two months in charge.

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ON TARGET - Paul Anderson scored the first goal for Cobblers Reserves in their 3-0 win over Peterborough United Reserves

Cobblers Reserves prove too hot for Posh to handle

A strong Cobblers reserves team proved too powerful for a Peterborough United second string as Town claimed a 3-0 win against their rivals in a behind-closed-doors friendly on Tuesday afternoon.

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Alex Revell hasn't played since damaging a calf muscle in the 5-3 loss at Milton Keynes Dons in January

Cobblers striker Revell to see specialist regarding calf muscle injury

Cobblers striker Alex Revell is to see a specialist later this week regarding the calf muscle injury that has kept him out of action since January.

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BACK IN THE ACTION: Jak McCourt made his first start under Justin Edinburgh on Saturday. Pictures: Sharon Lucey

Midfielder McCourt determined to keep his Cobblers place after Bolton outing

Midfielder Jak McCourt is eyeing more regular game-time for the Cobblers after Saturday’s appearance against Bolton Wanderers marked his first start of 2017.

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UPBEAT: Justin Edinburgh took plenty of heart from Saturday's performance at Bolton. Pictures: Sharon Lucey

Edinburgh confident Cobblers are still on the right track despite Bolton setback

The result ended his team’s best winning run of the season but Justin Edinburgh had every reason to take great encouragement from Northampton’s valiant 2-1 defeat to Bolton Wanderers on Saturday.

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