• Sky Bet League Two
  • Date: Mon 26 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Sixfields Stadium
Northampton Town

Northampton Town

Berahino 0"

Jacobs 11" (P)

2 - 3
Burton Albion

Burton Albion

Taylor 1"

Palmer 60"

Richards 87" (P)

Northampton Town vs Burton Albion


Team Lineups

Northampton Town

1 Higgs
5 Tozer
28 Langmead
11 Holt
7 Davies
4 Crowe
14 Johnson
17 Jacobs11"
8 Robinson
9 Berahino0"
2 Young
Substitutes
26 Hall
3 Corker
10 Akinfenwa
19 Kaziboni
31 Hornby

Burton Albion

23 Atkins
24 Amankwaah
4 Stanton
15 Austin
3 Webster
13 Taylor1"
26 Bolder
6 McGrath
19 Maghoma
10 Zola
29 Kee
Substitutes
7 Moore
8 Corbett
9 Richards87"
11 Palmer60"
21 Gurrieri

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League Two

Northampton Town

D D L L D W L L

Burton Albion

D D W W D W W W
Head to Head
Burton Albion
1-1
Northampton 05-Apr-2011
Northampton
2-3
Burton Albion 01-Mar-2011
Northampton
1-1
Burton Albion 30-Jan-2010
Burton Albion
3-2
Northampton 29-Aug-2009


Live Text Commentary
93:33 +3.33
 

Corner taken right-footed by Arron Davies from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Ryan Austin.

90:18 +0.18
 

Billy Kee goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.

88:05
 

The official flags Justin Richards offside. Indirect free kick taken by Shane Higgs.

86:10
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Cleveland Taylor by Andy Holt. Penalty taken right-footed by Justin Richards and scored. Northampton 2-3 Burton Albion.

83:44
 

The official flags Saido Berahino offside. Free kick taken by Kevin Amankwaah.

79:26
 

Corner taken by Chris Palmer from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Saido Berahino.

77:20
 

Andres Gurrieri takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save by Shane Higgs.

75:43
Substitution
 

(Burton Albion) makes a substitution, with Andres Gurrieri coming on for Jacques Maghoma.

73:20
Substitution
 

Ashley Corker on for Jake Robinson.

72:16
 

Foul by Adebayo Akinfenwa on Chris Palmer, free kick awarded. Ryan Austin restarts play with the free kick.

70:49
Substitution
 

Adebayo Akinfenwa replaces Lewis Young.

68:03
 

Effort from inside the area by Cleveland Taylor misses to the right of the target.

66:57
 

Foul by Michael Jacobs on Kevin Amankwaah, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Ross Atkins.

66:08
 

The referee gives a free kick against Billy Kee for handball. Shane Higgs takes the free kick.

64:53
Substitution
 

Justin Richards is brought on as a substitute for Calvin Zola.

63:10
 

Effort from 20 yards by Billy Kee. Save by Shane Higgs.

61:36
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Arron Davies, Andy Holt takes a shot. Save made by Ross Atkins.

60:03
Goal
 

Chris Palmer finds the back of the net with a goal from outside the penalty area high into the middle of the goal. Northampton 2-2 Burton Albion.Calvin Zola provided the assist for the goal.

54:28
Substitution
 

Chris Palmer comes on in place of John McGrath.

52:37
 

Corner taken left-footed by John McGrath from the right by-line, clearance made by Andy Holt.

50:54
 

Nathan Stanton challenges Michael Jacobs unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael Jacobs restarts play with the free kick.

47:21 +2.21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lewis Young by Aaron Webster. Michael Jacobs produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

49:11
 

Inswinging corner taken by John McGrath from the right by-line, clearance made by Andy Holt.

45:05
 

Saido Berahino concedes a free kick for a foul on John McGrath. John McGrath takes the free kick.

43:37
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Cleveland Taylor.

43:12
 

Inswinging corner taken by Cleveland Taylor, clearance by Ben Tozer.

42:48
 

Shot by John McGrath. Save by Shane Higgs.

40:02
 

Nathan Stanton challenges Saido Berahino unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andy Holt takes the direct free kick.

38:58
 

Lewis Young is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Ross Atkins.

36:12
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Lewis Young. Ryan Austin takes the free kick.

33:04
 

Michael Jacobs produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.

31:12
 

Corner taken by John McGrath, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Ryan Austin misses to the right of the target.

28:07
 

Corner taken by Cleveland Taylor from the left by-line to the near post, save made by Shane Higgs.

25:48
 

Saido Berahino is caught offside. Kevin Amankwaah restarts play with the free kick.

25:04
 

Calvin Zola is ruled offside. Shane Higgs restarts play with the free kick.

24:03
 

Unfair challenge on Andy Holt by Cleveland Taylor results in a free kick. Ben Tozer takes the free kick.

19:07
 

Corner taken right-footed by Cleveland Taylor from the left by-line, clearance made by Ben Tozer.

17:10
Red card
 

Unfair challenge on John McGrath by John Johnson results in a free kick. John Johnson receives a red card for professional foul. Billy Kee has an effort direct from the free kick, Ross Atkins makes a save.

15:00
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Calvin Zola by Jason Crowe. Free kick taken by Aaron Webster.

11:01
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for a foul by Ryan Austin on Kelvin Langmead. Penalty taken right-footed by Michael Jacobs and scored. Northampton 2-1 Burton Albion.

9:57
Yellow card
 

John Johnson fouled by John McGrath, the ref awards a free kick. Ben Tozer takes the indirect free kick. John McGrath is given a yellow card.

6:09
 

The offside flag is raised against Calvin Zola. Free kick taken by Shane Higgs.

3:58
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Jake Robinson. Ross Atkins restarts play with the free kick.

3:27
 

John Johnson fouled by Jacques Maghoma, the ref awards a free kick. Jason Crowe restarts play with the free kick.

1:40
Goal
 

Cleveland Taylor fires in a goal from just outside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Northampton 1-1 Burton Albion.The assist for the goal came from Jacques Maghoma.

:12
Goal
 

Corner taken right-footed by Arron Davies, Saido Berahino gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Northampton 1-0 Burton Albion.Arron Davies provided the assist for the goal.

Sky Bet League Two table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Burton Albion 46 30 94
2 Shrewsbury 46 36 89
3 Bury 46 20 85
4 Wycombe 46 22 84
5 Southend 46 16 84
6 Stevenage 46 8 72
7 Plymouth 46 18 71
8 Luton 46 10 68
9 Newport County 46 -3 65
10 Exeter 46 -4 64

Full Sky Bet League Two Table