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BREAKING: Graham Carr returns to Cobblers as an associate director

Graham Carr is back at the Cobblers.

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John-Joe O'Tole hasn't featured for the Cobblers since the 4-0 pre-season win at Frome on July 18

Edinburgh confident O’Toole on the mend, but accepts midfielder may face more surgery

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh is confident the medical experts have finally got to the bottom of John-Joe O’Toole’s troublesome groin injury - but has admitted the midfielder could yet face another operation.

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Aaron Phillips was injured just 13 minutes into Saturday's defeat at Charlton (Picture: Sharon Lucey)

Defender Phillips to undergo scan but facing ‘a few weeks out’

The Cobblers have been dealt an injury blow with the news that right-back Aaron Phillips could be set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

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HE'S OFF - Matt Taylor has left the Cobblers to sign for Swindon Town

BREAKING: Cobblers midfielder Matt Taylor signs for Swindon Town

Midfielder Matt Taylor has left the Cobblers and signed for Sky Bet League Two outfit Swindon Town on a free transfer.

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Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh

Top half finish still the aim for Cobblers boss Edinburgh

Four defeats from his side’s first four games has not tempered the expectations of manager Justin Edinburgh who still believes the Cobblers can challenge for a top-half finish this season.

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Brendan Moloney

Defender Moloney says ‘hurting’ Cobblers will work hard to put things right

Brendan Moloney believes ‘there is no better game’ for the Cobblers to put things right than the visit of rivals Peterborough United after Saturday’s 4-1 defeat at Charlton left ‘everyone hurting’.

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Time to change? Edinburgh may be tempted into shaking things up after his side suffered a fourth straight defeat. Pictures by Sharon Lucey

Edinburgh ponders potential formation change but will 'reflect and analyse' after Charlton defeat

Justin Edinburgh will take time to 'reflect and analyse' before deciding if he should make sweeping changes to his team, both tactically and on the personnel front, after they suffered their fourth straight defeat on Saturday.

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Ricky Holmes, who tormented the Cobblers throughout Saturday's game, celebrates scoring against his former club. Pictures: Sharon Lucey

Charlton Athletic 4 Northampton Town 1 - match review, player ratings and highlights

As soon as Josh Magennis' second-minute header landed in the back of David Cornell's net, the tone for this sorrowful afternoon was set.
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Justin Edinburgh (left) saw his side suffer a heavy defeat at The Valley (picture: Sharon Lucey)

Boss Edinburgh 'bitterly disappointed' after Cobblers are beaten at Charlton

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh accepts he and his players 'must take responsibility' after their stuttering start to the season reached new depths with a 4-1 defeat at Charlton Athletic on Saturday.

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OUT OF REACH: Josh Magennis' header eludes Town goalkeeper David Cornell. Pictures: Sharon Lucey

Holmes on target as Charlton condemn Cobblers to fourth straight defeat

Cobblers finally scored their first goal of the season on Saturday but it wasn't enough to prevent a fourth straight defeat as Ricky Holmes' second-half strike helped Charlton Athletic to a 4-1 victory.
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Familiar face: Ricky Holmes applauds the Cobblers fans during last year's fixture at The Valley

James Heneghan’s Charlton Athletic v Northampton Town preview

Fixture: Charlton Athletic v Northampton Town, Sky Bet League One

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Matt Grimes has moved to the Cobblers on loan from Swansea City (picture: Pete Norton)

Cobblers loan move is 'perfect' for Swansea City midfielder Grimes

Matt Grimes believes his season-long loan at Cobblers will prove to be 'the perfect move' for him.

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Aaron Pierre made his Sixfields debut on Saturday

Bullish Pierre adamant Cobblers will come good

They may have lost all three games so far this season but there is no shortage of confidence in the Cobblers camp, at least judging by the upbeat outlook of Aaron Pierre.

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Matt Grimes has joined the Cobblers on loan (picture: Pete Norton)

Cobblers sign Swansea City midfielder Grimes on season-long loan

Cobblers have signed midfielder Matt Grimes on a season-long loan from Premier League side Swansea City, subject to international clearance.

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Karl Robinson lost twice to the Cobblers last season, once in charge of MK Dons and the other as Charlton manager

Addicks boss Robinson expects ‘very strong’ Cobblers to be Charlton’s ‘biggest test so far’

Charlton Athletic manager Karl Robinson expects the Cobblers to provide his side with their ‘biggest test of the season so far’ when the two teams meet at The Valley on Saturday.

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Luke Coddington (Photo by Pete Norton)

Thrilled Coddington can’t wait to get going after securing his Cobblers move

Luke Coddington says he ‘couldn’t be happier’ to have signed for the Cobblers after sealing his move from Huddersfield Town earlier today.

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Luke Coddington has signed for Cobblers (picture: Pete Norton)

Cobblers sign Huddersfield keeper Coddington

Cobblers have signed Huddersfield Town goalkeeper Luke Coddington on a free transfer.

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NO WAY THROUGH: A disbelieving Alex Revell reacts to Alex Cairns' heroics at the weekend. Picture: Sharon Lucey

Striker Revell desperate to rekindle scoring form after Cobblers goal drought goes on

Given that it could be argued the Cobblers currently have up to seven strikers on their books, there is a certain irony in the fact that, three games and 270 minutes into the new season, they are one of only two Football League teams yet to find the net.

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Justin Edinburgh (right) insists Cobblers will bring in a new goalkeeper before the transfer window closes (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Edinburgh adamant Cobblers will get a new goalkeeper

Justin Edinburgh insists Cobblers will sign a new goalkeeper before the transfer window closes.

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John-Joe O'Toole scored 12 goals in each of the last two seasons

O’Toole to see specialist in battle to regain fitness

Cobblers midfielder John-Joe O’Toole has been sent to see a specialist this week in an attempt to try and get to the bottom of his persistent groin injury.

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