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Cobblers striker Revell ruled out for further three weeks with calf muscle injury

Cobblers striker Alex Revell will be out of action until mid-March after aggravating his calf muscle injury.

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Gaby Zakuani hasn't played for the Cobblers since the 2-1 defeat to Bradford City on January 2

Defender Zakuani may have to bide his time for Cobblers recall

Justin Edinburgh has hinted that Gaby Zakuani is going to have to bide his time before regaining his place in the Cobblers starting line-up.

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Saints have signed Cobus Reinach (left) but missed out on Pat Lambie (picture: Steve Haag)

Saints sign South Africa scrum-half

Saints have completed the signing of South Africa scrum-half Cobus Reinach.

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Alex Revell has suffered a setback in his recovery from the calf muscle injury he suffered at Milton Keynes Dons last month

Cobblers striker Revell suffers injury setback

Cobblers striker Alex Revell has suffered a setback in his recovery from a calf muscle injury.

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Dylan Hartley (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

England have plenty to work on after Italy win, says Saints hooker Hartley

Saints hooker Dylan Hartley says England have plenty to work on ahead of the showdown with Scotland after seeing off Italy 36-15 at Twickenham on Sunday.

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NOT ALL PLAIN SAILING: Fleetwood boss Uwe Rosler admitted his side had to ride their luck against Northampton. Picture by Kirsty Edmonds

Opposition view: Clinical finishing delights Rosler as Fleetwood boss praises Edinburgh’s Cobblers

Fleetwood Town manager Uwe Rosler admitted his side ‘rode their luck’ at times during Saturday’s 3-0 victory over Northampton.

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Saints scrapped to see off Worcester on Saturday (picture: Sharon Lucey)

Groom wants Saints to sort out away form at Sale

Nic Groom is desperate for Saints to sort out their away form when they travel to face Sale Sharks on Friday night.

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Ahsee Tuala impressed for Saints on Saturday (picture: Sharon Lucey)

Tuala feels Foden link-up is working well for Saints

Ahsee Tuala is enjoying his backline partnership with Ben Foden at Saints.

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Mike Haywood and Teimana Harrison were hugely influential for Saints (pictures: Sharon Lucey)

Northampton Saints 24 Worcester Warriors 14: Tom Vickers' review and player ratings

After two weeks of playing pretty and losing painfully, Saints were back at the grind on Saturday.

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Mike Haywood scored twice against Worcester (pictures: Sharon Lucey)

Mallinder salutes 'Mr Consistent' Haywood after Saints slay Worcester

Jim Mallinder hailed 'Mr Consistent' Mike Haywood after the hooker's double helped Saints beat Worcester Warriors 24-14 at Franklin's Gardens.
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Ken Pisi and Saints saw off Worcester at Franklin's Gardens (pictures: Sharon Lucey)

Haywood scores twice as Saints see off Worcester

Mike Haywood scored twice as Saints secured their fifth successive home win by beating Worcester Warriors 24-14 on Saturday afternoon.
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CONTRASTING EMOTIONS: Fleetwood celebrate after inflicting more misery on the Cobblers. Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds

Fleetwood Town 3 Northampton Town 0 – match review, player ratings and highlights

Fleetwood’s rapid rise towards the upper echelons of League One has taken many by surprise this season but, having witnessed first-hand as they impressively dispatched the Cobblers on Saturday, it’s easy to see why they boast such a lofty league position.

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

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

Vote for your Cobblers man of the match here after Saturday’s 3-0 defeat to Fleetwood Town.

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WASTEFUL: Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh bemoaned his side's sloppy finishing in their defeat to Fleetwood. Picture by Kirsty Edmonds

Wasteful Cobblers frustrate boss Edinburgh after Fleetwood defeat

A mix of wasteful finishing and poor defending were Justin Edinburgh’s main frustrations after his side’s 3-0 defeat to Fleetwood Town on Saturday.

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John-Joe O'Toole gets away from his man in Saturday's game at Fleetwood. Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds

Slick Fleetwood too strong for below-par Cobblers

Cobblers have been dragged back into the mix for relegation after their defensive woes returned on Saturday when beaten 3-0 by an impressive Fleetwood Town outfit on a blustery afternoon at the Highbury Stadium.

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EYEING UP ANOTHER ASSIST - Cobblers midfielder Matty Taylor

Rosler labels Cobblers midfielder Taylor the top dead-ball specialist in league one

Fleetwood Town boss Uwe Rosler says Cobblers midfielder Matt Taylor is the best dead-ball specialist in Sky Bet League One.

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Cobblers striker Michael Smith

Striker Smith confident Cobblers can catch Cod Army cold

Striker Michael Smith knows the Cobblers are up against it as they travel to form team Fleetwood Town on Saturday (ko 3pm) because the Cod Army are on the march in Sky Bet League One.

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Christian Day and his Saints team-mates will aim to bounce back against Worcester (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Saints hoping pain brings gain against Worcester

Devastating is the word Christian Day used to describe last Sunday’s drubbing at Newcastle Falcons.

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Jim Mallinder has always had the backing of the Saints board (picture: Sharon Lucey)

Saints have never wavered in their support of boss Mallinder

Tony Hewitt has stressed that Saints have never wavered in their support of director of rugby Jim Mallinder.

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Marc Richards saw his penalty in the 2-1 win against Swindon Town saved by goalkeeper Lawrence Vigouroux

Richards the man to decide if he stays on the spot for Cobblers

Boss Justin Edinburgh admits he hasn’t discussed the Cobblers’ penalty taking situation with skipper Marc Richards.

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