• Sky Bet League Two
  • Date: Tue 23 October 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Sixfields Stadium

Northampton Town vs Bradford City


Team Lineups

Northampton Town

21 Nicholls
23 East
5 Langmead
6 Charles
3 Widdowson
27 Roofe
28 Huws
12 Tozer
14 Nicholls
9 Platt
10 Akinfenwa
Substitutes
1 Higgs
7 Demontagnac
15 Mukendi
16 Wilson
19 Moult
22 Hornby
25 Dias

Bradford City

1 McLaughlin
23 McArdle
5 Davies
6 Oliver
3 Meredith
11 Thompson
4 Ravenhill
24 Doyle
15 Forsyth
9 Hanson
21 Wells
Substitutes
12 Duke
2 Darby
8 Jones
14 Atkinson
16 McHugh
17 Connell
20 Hines

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League Two

Northampton Town

W W W L W L L W

Bradford City

W D L W D L W W
Head to Head
Northampton
1-3
Bradford 14-Apr-2012
Bradford
2-1
Northampton 22-Oct-2011
Bradford
1-1
Northampton 19-Mar-2011
Northampton
2-0
Bradford 25-Sep-2010
Bradford
2-0
Northampton 01-May-2010
Northampton
2-2
Bradford 03-Oct-2009

Live Text Commentary
89:38
 

Nahki Wells takes a shot. Lee Nicholls makes a save.

88:38
 

Nahki Wells takes a shot. Save by Jon McLaughlin.

86:42
 

Ben Tozer takes a shot. Blocked by Nathan Doyle.

85:29
 

Unfair challenge on Anthony Charles by Nahki Wells results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Joe Widdowson.

84:39
Yellow card
 

Rory McArdle fouled by Alex Nicholls, the ref awards a free kick. Jon McLaughlin restarts play with the free kick. Garry Thompson is shown a yellow card for time wasting.

83:31
 

Emyr Huws has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

82:56
 

Nathan Doyle concedes a free kick for a foul on Danny East. Lee Nicholls takes the direct free kick.

81:46
 

Will Atkinson takes a shot. Blocked by Lee Nicholls. Short corner taken by Nathan Doyle from the left by-line.

81:04
 

Nahki Wells concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Charles. Lee Nicholls takes the free kick.

78:29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Hanson on Joe Widdowson. Lee Nicholls restarts play with the free kick.

77:48
Substitution
 

Will Atkinson comes on in place of Craig Forsyth.

76:29
 

Emyr Huws takes a short corner.

75:59
 

Louis Moult takes a shot. Jon McLaughlin makes a save.

73:59
 

The ball is delivered by Nathan Doyle.

71:58
 

Foul by Joe Widdowson on Garry Thompson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Andrew Davies.

69:48
 

Alex Nicholls produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

68:35
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nahki Wells on Lee Nicholls. Lee Nicholls restarts play with the free kick. Louis Moult joins the action as a substitute, replacing Clive Platt.

68:07
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Nathan Doyle, save by Lee Nicholls.

66:54
 

Effort from 12 yards by Nahki Wells. Blocked by Kelvin Langmead.

66:21
 

Shot from deep inside the area by James Hanson clears the bar.

65:48
 

Craig Forsyth takes a shot. Save by Lee Nicholls.

65:25
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Forsyth.

60:47
 

Clive Platt fouled by Luke Oliver, the ref awards a free kick. Joe Widdowson crosses the ball in from the free kick, Jon McLaughlin makes a save.

60:36
 

James Hanson is caught offside. Lee Nicholls takes the free kick.

59:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ricky Ravenhill on Kelvin Langmead. Free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.

58:31
 

Kemar Roofe fouled by Garry Thompson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Kemar Roofe. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Davies by Adebayo Akinfenwa. Direct free kick taken by Jon McLaughlin.

55:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adebayo Akinfenwa by Andrew Davies. Ben Tozer takes the free kick. The offside flag is raised against James Hanson. Lee Nicholls takes the direct free kick.

52:42
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Nahki Wells from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Northampton 0-1 Bradford.The referee cautions Nahki Wells for leaving the field of play without the referee's permission. The assist for the goal came from James Hanson. Shot from 25 yards from Nahki Wells. Save by Lee Nicholls.

49:15
 

A cross is delivered by Craig Forsyth.

46:00 +1
Yellow card
 

Luke Oliver is shown a yellow card for time wasting.

46:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Emyr Huws by Ricky Ravenhill. Joe Widdowson restarts play with the free kick.

45:25
 

James Hanson challenges Kelvin Langmead unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.

44:29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alex Nicholls on James Meredith. Free kick crossed by Nathan Doyle, Lee Nicholls makes a save.

44:01
 

Inswinging corner taken by Nathan Doyle from the right by-line, clearance made by Danny East.

42:26
 

Handball decision goes against Clive Platt. Direct free kick taken by Rory McArdle.

41:27
 

Nahki Wells concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Widdowson. Direct free kick taken by Joe Widdowson.

40:09
 

Adebayo Akinfenwa concedes a free kick for a foul on Jon McLaughlin. Jon McLaughlin takes the direct free kick.

38:50
 

Ben Tozer delivers the ball, save made by Lee Nicholls.

37:55
 

Emyr Huws takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post.

36:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Forsyth on Danny East. Direct free kick taken by Anthony Charles.

35:25
 

James Meredith delivers the ball, clearance by Clive Platt.

33:48
 

Ricky Ravenhill concedes a free kick for a foul on Emyr Huws. Direct free kick taken by Anthony Charles.

33:29
 

The ball is sent over by Danny East.

32:15
 

Foul by Clive Platt on Andrew Davies, free kick awarded. Jon McLaughlin takes the direct free kick.

31:58
 

James Hanson is adjudged to have handled the ball. Lee Nicholls takes the direct free kick.

30:55
 

Unfair challenge on Nathan Doyle by Adebayo Akinfenwa results in a free kick. Jon McLaughlin takes the direct free kick.

30:16
 

Effort from the edge of the area by James Meredith goes wide of the left-hand post.

29:30
 

The ball is sent over by Nathan Doyle.

28:01
 

Craig Forsyth delivers the ball, Danny East gets a block in.

27:25
 

Clive Platt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Davies. Jon McLaughlin restarts play with the free kick.

26:29
 

Nahki Wells takes a long range shot clearing the crossbar.

24:18
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Craig Forsyth, clearance by Kelvin Langmead.

21:54
 

Alex Nicholls produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.

20:22
 

Corner taken left-footed by Craig Forsyth from the right by-line, Andrew Davies takes a shot. Blocked by Adebayo Akinfenwa.

18:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Davies by Adebayo Akinfenwa. Andrew Davies takes the direct free kick.

18:19
 

Nahki Wells takes a shot. Lee Nicholls makes a save.

17:40
 

James Hanson has a volleyed shot. Blocked by Alex Nicholls.

16:14
 

Nathan Doyle takes the inswinging corner, James Hanson takes a shot. Blocked by Anthony Charles.

15:30
 

Garry Thompson crosses the ball, Anthony Charles makes a clearance.

14:04
 

Corner taken left-footed by Emyr Huws, clearance made by Andrew Davies.

12:04
 

Nathan Doyle takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Anthony Charles.

11:23
 

Craig Forsyth has an effort at goal. Blocked by Kelvin Langmead.

8:39
 

James Hanson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kelvin Langmead. Free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.

8:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Rory McArdle by Kemar Roofe. Rory McArdle takes the direct free kick.

6:45
 

Nathan Doyle takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Kelvin Langmead.

1:26
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Garry Thompson on Kemar Roofe. Free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.

:45
 

Adebayo Akinfenwa is penalised for a handball. Andrew Davies takes the free kick.

:26
 

Rory McArdle crosses the ball, Danny East makes a clearance.

Sky Bet League Two table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Burton Albion 38 24 76
2 Shrewsbury 39 30 74
3 Wycombe 39 22 74
4 Bury 39 13 68
5 Southend 39 9 64
6 Newport County 39 3 61
7 Plymouth 39 17 60
8 Luton 39 7 58
9 Stevenage 38 6 57
10 Northampton 39 8 56

Full Sky Bet League Two Table