Sam Hoskins almost had this early chance to put Cobblers ahead at Sincil Bank. Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds

Lincoln City 1 Northampton Town 1: James Heneghan's player ratings in pictures as Cobblers hold the leaders

Cobblers held table-topping Lincoln City to a 1-1 draw at Sincil Bank on Saturday.

Who shone and who wilted at Sincil Bank? Find out with James Heneghan's player ratings - scroll down and flick through our picture gallery to see how each player performed.

Imps managed just two shots on target so this was a refreshingly peaceful outing for Town's number one. Picked the ball out of his net once, well beaten by Andrade's crisp finish, but that was about the sum of his day's work... 6

1. David Cornell

Imps managed just two shots on target so this was a refreshingly peaceful outing for Town's number one. Picked the ball out of his net once, well beaten by Andrade's crisp finish, but that was about the sum of his day's work... 6
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Caught on his heels when the ball dropped to Andrade to blast in Lincoln's opener but stuck to his task and defended his penalty box well against the physical, direct approach of the home side... 7

2. Charlie Goode

Caught on his heels when the ball dropped to Andrade to blast in Lincoln's opener but stuck to his task and defended his penalty box well against the physical, direct approach of the home side... 7
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Left it late to have his customary 40-yard effort, which this time cleared the stand. He's paid to defend though and he did that competently throughout, getting his head to plenty against Akinde and Angol... 7

3. Ash Taylor

Left it late to have his customary 40-yard effort, which this time cleared the stand. He's paid to defend though and he did that competently throughout, getting his head to plenty against Akinde and Angol... 7
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Popped up with another important goal, his sixth of the season. His strong, potentially goal-saving challenge on Anderson was the highlight of another assertive defensive showing at the back... 8 CHRON STAR MAN

4. Aaron Pierre

Popped up with another important goal, his sixth of the season. His strong, potentially goal-saving challenge on Anderson was the highlight of another assertive defensive showing at the back... 8 CHRON STAR MAN
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