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Cobblers unveil new Nike home kit at Sixfields family fun day

The Cobblers have unveiled their new Nike home kit as part of the club's annual Sixfields fun day.
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Justin Edinburgh

Cobblers to adopt new system for upcoming campaign, reveals Edinburgh

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh has revealed the preferred choice of system he intends to go with for the forthcoming Sky Bet League One campaign.

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Edinburgh urges his team on during Saturday's game. Picture by Sharon Lucey

Edinburgh disappointed by Cobblers performance in Kettering defeat

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh admitted he was disappointed by certain aspects of his side's performance in their Maunsell Cup final defeat to Kettering Town on Saturday.
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Action from Saturday's contest between Kettering and the Cobblers. Pictures: Sharon Lucey

Cobblers beaten on penalties in Maunsell Cup final

Kettering Town won the Maunsell Cup final by beating the Cobblers 5-3 on penalties following a 1-1 draw at Wellingborough's rain-soaked Dog & Ducks Stadium on Saturday.
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John-Joe O'Toole takes on some young supporters on the Sixfields pitch at last year's fun day

Cobblers to launch new Nike home kit at Sixfields Family Fun Day on Sunday

The Cobblers will be launching their new home kit at the the club’s annual Family Fun Day which takes place at Sixfields on Sunday.

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SUMMER SIGNING NUMBER 11 - Aaron Pierre signed for the Cobblers on Friday (Picture: Pete Norton)

Boss Edinburgh happy to be facing a Cobblers selection headache

After making his 11th signing of the summer, Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh knows he will face a serious selection headache when it comes to naming his team for the season opener at Shrewsbury Town on August 5.

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New Cobblers signing Aaron Pierre (Picture: Pete Norton)

Defender Aaron Pierre delighted as he makes a step up with the Cobblers

Aaron Pierre has promised the Cobblers fans he is going to be ‘the best player I can be’ after he signed on at Sixfields in a three-year deal.

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Aaron Pierre has joined the Cobblers after spending three seasons with Wycombe Wanderers in league two

Edinburgh believes Cobblers’ big ambition sealed Aaron Pierre deal

Justin Edinburgh believes the Cobblers’ ambition was a key factor in securing the services of in-demand central defender Aaron Pierre.

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Aaron Pierre has signed a three-year deal with the Cobblers

BREAKING: Cobblers make 11th summer signing as they land central defender Aaron Pierre

The Cobblers have completed their outfield defensive recruitment with the signing of Wycombe Wanderers central defender Aaron Pierre.

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Matt Crooks travelled with the Cobblers to Frome on Tuesday (Picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Crooks looking forward to ‘moving on to bigger and better things’ with the Cobblers

Matt Crooks has already come to terms with the fact he is an ex-Rangers player, and is looking forward to ‘moving on to bigger and better things’ with the Cobblers.

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Sam Foley signed for the Cobblers in May

’Bonding is easy’ for new-look Cobblers as Foley settles into Sixfields life

As one of 10 players to have walked through the Sixfields gates over the past two months, Sam Foley knows it’s essential for this this new-look Cobblers squad to gel as quickly as possible, both on and off the pitch, if they want to hit the ground running this season.

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RESTED - John-Joe O'Toole didn't feature against AFC Rushden & Diamonds, after playing at Frome on Tuesday night

Relaxed Edinburgh shrugs off pre-season friendly defeat at AFC Rushden & Diamonds

Boss Justin Edinburgh shrugged off the Cobblers’ 2-0 pre-season defeat at AFC Rushden & Diamonds on Wednesday night and insisted he was happy with a second testing workout for his players in the space of 24 hours.

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Raheem Hanley

Transfer-listed Hanley plays for Oxford United as a trialist

Transfer-listed Cobblers left-back Raheem Hanley was given permission by the club to play in a pre-season friendly for Sky Bet League One rivals Oxford United on Wednesday night.

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A sight for sore eyes? Matt Crooks trained alongside the Cobblers squad before Tuesday's friendly at Frome. Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds

New boy Crooks must wait before making his Cobblers bow

Matt Crooks may have to wait a few more days for his first taste of Cobblers action with manager Justin Edinburgh aware of the dangers of throwing him in too early and risking injury.

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Justin Edinburgh on the touchline at Frome. Picture by Kirsty Edmonds

Fitness remains the priority for boss Edinburgh after 'disjointed' Frome win

Getting more minutes under his players' belts was the main positive to come out of Tuesday's 4-0 win over Frome for Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh, who admitted his side struggled to ever find top gear despite the one-sided nature of the final scoreline.

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NEW FACE - Cobblers signing Matt Crooks (Picture: Pete Norton)

Cobblers signing Matt Crooks ‘excited’ as he swaps Ibrox for Sixfields

Matt Crooks says he is ‘excited’ to be joining a ‘club on the rise’ after he signed for the Cobblers from Glasgow giants Rangers for an undisclosed fee, which is reportedly £100,000.

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Matt Crooks tussles with Cobblers midfielder Nicky Adams while playing for Accrington at Sixfields in December, 2015

Boss Justin Edinburgh ‘thrilled’ as Cobblers snap up Rangers midfielder Matt Crooks

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh says he is ‘thrilled’ to have landed a ‘top signing’ in Matt Crooks from Rangers.

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Matt Crooks has signed for the Cobblers (Picture: Pete Norton)

BREAKING: Cobblers seal signing of Rangers midfielder Matt Crooks

The Cobblers have won the race to sign Rangers midfielder Matt Crooks for an undisclosed fee, which is believed to be £100,000.

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TAKE OFF: Ash Taylor's spectacular overhead kick landed on the roof of the net. Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds

Cobblers overcome Frome test to earn third friendly victory

Cobblers made it three wins from three pre-season outings with a relatively routine 4-0 victory over Frome Town at the SpecialEffect Stadium on Tuesday evening.
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Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh

Edinburgh to increase game time for Cobblers players in non-League double header

The entire Cobblers first team squad will travel to both of the club’s scheduled pre-season friendlies this week as manager Justin Edinburgh steps up the minutes out on the pitch for his players.

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