• Sky Bet League Two
  • Date: Tue 16 August 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The Memorial Stadium
Bristol Rovers

Bristol Rovers

Kuffour 28"

Harrold 74"

2 - 1
Northampton Town

Northampton Town

Akinfenwa 63"

Bristol Rovers vs Northampton Town


Team Lineups

Bristol Rovers

1 Bevan
15 Anthony
5 Bolger
19 Virgo
14 Brown
16 Anyinsah
6 Stanley
8 Gill
17 Kuffour28"
10 McGleish
9 Harrold74"
Substitutes
2 Smith
11 Carayol
18 Richards
21 Brown
26 Zebroski

Northampton Town

1 Walker
16 Nana Ofori-Twumasi
25 Westwood
6 Webster
3 Corker
7 Davies
5 Tozer
15 Turnbull
17 Jacobs
8 Robinson
27 Savage
Substitutes
26 Hall
2 Young
10 Akinfenwa63"
14 Johnson
28 Langmead

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League Two

Bristol Rovers

L L W L L W W W

Northampton Town

D W L L W W L L
Head to Head
Northampton
4-0
Bristol Rovers 19-Nov-2005
Bristol Rovers
0-0
Northampton 07-Oct-2005
Bristol Rovers
3-1
Northampton 03-Jan-2005
Northampton
2-1
Bristol Rovers 25-Sep-2004
Northampton
2-0
Bristol Rovers 07-Feb-2004
Bristol Rovers
1-2
Northampton 26-Dec-2003


Live Text Commentary
90:07 +0.07
 

Jo Kuffour takes a inswinging corner.

89:55
 

Matt Harrold delivers the ball, Byron Webster manages to make a clearance.

88:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Virgo by Adebayo Akinfenwa. Free kick taken by Scott Bevan.

86:15
 

Michael Jacobs crosses the ball.

85:03
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Byron Webster on Cian Bolger. Scott Bevan restarts play with the free kick.

83:40
 

Mathew Gill takes a outswinging corner to the near post.

83:03
 

Corner taken by Mathew Gill from the right by-line, clearance made by John Johnson.

82:55
 

The ball is crossed by Mathew Gill, clearance by Byron Webster.

82:33
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Zebroski, Byron Webster makes a clearance.

80:59
 

Corner taken by Arron Davies from the right by-line, Adam Virgo manages to make a clearance.

79:36
 

Lewis Young has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

78:57
 

Foul by Matt Harrold on John Johnson, free kick awarded. Byron Webster takes the free kick.

78:31
 

Shot by Jo Kuffour from inside the area bounces off the post.

76:06
 

The referee books Ashley Corker for dissent.

74:06
Goal
 

Matt Harrold gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 2-1 Northampton.Chris Zebroski provided the assist for the goal.

72:42
 

Outswinging corner taken by Arron Davies from the right by-line, Cian Bolger makes a clearance. The ball is swung over by Lewis Young, Craig Stanley produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

72:33
 

Ben Tozer produces a cross, clearance by Cian Bolger.

70:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Jacobs by Chris Zebroski. Sam Walker takes the direct free kick.

68:43
 

Adam Virgo takes a shot. Save by Sam Walker.

68:20
 

Unfair challenge on Matt Harrold by John Johnson results in a free kick. Mathew Gill takes the free kick.

65:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lewis Young on Chris Zebroski. Direct free kick taken by Mathew Gill.

64:19
 

Matt Harrold challenges John Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sam Walker restarts play with the free kick.

63:08
Goal
 

Adebayo Akinfenwa finds the net with a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 1-1 Northampton.

60:09
 

Lee Brown sends in a cross.

59:25
 

The ball is crossed by Craig Stanley, clearance by John Johnson.

58:19
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Ashley Corker clears the bar.

56:35
Substitution
 

Wayne Brown is brought on as a substitute for Scott McGleish. Adebayo Akinfenwa is brought on as a substitute for Bas Savage.

56:13
 

Inswinging corner taken by Craig Stanley, Byron Webster manages to make a clearance.

56:04
 

Chris Zebroski sends in a cross, Byron Webster makes a clearance.

54:30
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jo Kuffour, Unfair challenge on Cian Bolger by Bas Savage results in a free kick. Scott Bevan restarts play with the free kick.

52:41
Yellow card
 

Mathew Gill challenges Michael Jacobs unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mathew Gill receives a yellow card. Cross/shot by Ashley Corker.

51:37
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mathew Gill from the left by-line, Byron Webster makes a clearance.

51:18
 

Craig Stanley delivers the ball, Arron Davies manages to make a clearance.

50:03
 

Jo Kuffour takes a short corner, Effort from outside the box by Jo Kuffour goes wide right of the target.

49:47
 

Arron Davies sends in a cross, clearance by Byron Anthony.

48:20
 

Lewis Young takes a shot. Ben Tozer takes a shot. Cian Bolger gets a block in. Blocked by Adam Virgo.

46:26 +1.26
 

Chris Zebroski takes a shot. Save by Sam Walker.

46:24
 

The ball is swung over by Seth Nana Ofori-Twumasi, Cian Bolger makes a clearance.

45:44 +0.44
 

Chris Zebroski produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

45:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Zebroski on Michael Jacobs. Direct free kick taken by Ben Tozer.

45:01
Substitution
 

Lewis Young comes on in place of Paul Turnbull.

44:32
 

Craig Stanley produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the target.

43:38
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Zebroski by Ashley Corker. Direct free kick taken by Byron Anthony.

42:20
 

Jo Kuffour takes a shot. Save by Sam Walker.

40:50
 

Lee Brown crosses the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Jo Kuffour misses to the left of the goal.

38:58
 

Matt Harrold challenges Ben Tozer unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sam Walker takes the direct free kick.

37:15
Substitution
 

Chris Zebroski replaces Joe Anyinsah.

36:29
 

Jake Robinson takes a shot. Save by Scott Bevan.

36:13
 

Seth Nana Ofori-Twumasi crosses the ball, Cian Bolger manages to make a clearance.

33:28
 

The ball is swung over by Matt Harrold, clearance by Seth Nana Ofori-Twumasi.

32:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cian Bolger by Bas Savage. Scott Bevan takes the direct free kick.

30:42
 

The ball is delivered by Ashley Corker, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Tozer by Craig Stanley. Sam Walker takes the direct free kick.

27:24
Goal
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joe Anyinsah by Michael Jacobs. The referee shows Michael Jacobs a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Mathew Gill, Jo Kuffour finds the net with a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Bristol Rovers 1-0 Northampton.Assist on the goal came from Mathew Gill.

24:22
 

Matt Harrold gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Byron Webster. Sam Walker restarts play with the free kick.

23:45
 

Seth Nana Ofori-Twumasi delivers the ball.

22:06
 

Adam Virgo fouled by Jake Robinson, the ref awards a free kick. Adam Virgo takes the free kick.

20:49
 

Corner taken by Arron Davies from the right by-line, clearance made by Adam Virgo.

19:37
 

Lee Brown produces a cross.

17:21
Substitution
 

John Johnson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ashley Westwood.

16:52
 

The referee gives a free kick against Jo Kuffour for handball. Sam Walker takes the free kick.

14:55
 

Byron Webster gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott McGleish. Mathew Gill crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Ashley Westwood.

14:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Seth Nana Ofori-Twumasi by Matt Harrold. Sam Walker takes the free kick.

13:07
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mathew Gill.

11:53
 

Corner taken by Mathew Gill, Joe Anyinsah has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

11:16
 

Corner taken by Mathew Gill from the right by-line, clearance made by Ashley Corker.

6:49
 

Michael Jacobs has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.

3:21
 

Craig Stanley takes a shot. Sam Walker makes a save.

1:43
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Matt Harrold. Sam Walker takes the free kick.

:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Arron Davies by Mathew Gill. Sam Walker takes the free kick.

Sky Bet League Two table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Leyton Orient 4 8 12
2 Wycombe 4 6 10
3 Plymouth 4 6 9
4 Bristol Rovers 4 3 9
5 Hartlepool 4 2 9
6 Portsmouth 4 4 8
7 Cambridge Utd 4 1 7
8 Exeter 4 -1 7
9 Oxford Utd 4 2 6
10 Northampton 4 0 6

Full Sky Bet League Two Table