• Sky Bet League Two
  • Date: Fri 14 October 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Vale Park
Port Vale

Port Vale

Pope 4"

Griffith 18"

McCombe 25"

3 - 0

Port Vale vs Northampton Town


Team Lineups

Port Vale

12 Tomlinson
28 Chilvers
5 McCombe25"
6 Owen
29 Kozluk
4 Griffith18"
7 Loft
3 Taylor
17 Rigg
11 Pope4"
9 Richards
Substitutes
1 Martin
2 Yates
18 Morsy
19 Williamson
27 Little

Northampton Town

1 Walker
14 Johnson
25 Westwood
28 Langmead
29 Arthur
17 Jacobs
5 Tozer
22 McKoy
8 Robinson
9 Jackson
2 Young
Substitutes
26 Hall
3 Corker
4 Baldock
11 Holt
15 Turnbull

Possession Stats

55%
45%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League Two

Port Vale

W D W D D D D D

Northampton Town

W D D L L D W L


Live Text Commentary
93:01 +3.01
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Jake Robinson.

90:53 +0.53
 

The official flags Marc Richards offside. Free kick taken by Sam Walker.

90:10 +0.1
 

Corner taken short by Doug Loft. The referee blows for offside. Sam Walker takes the indirect free kick.

86:14
 

Effort on goal by George Baldock from just inside the penalty area goes over the target.

85:27
 

Jake Robinson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Anthony Griffith. Stuart Tomlinson takes the direct free kick.

82:06
Substitution
 

Adam Yates on for Robert Taylor.

80:58
 

Kelvin Langmead produces a curled left-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that hits the post.

79:13
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Doug Loft.

78:04
Substitution
 

Andrew Little is brought on as a substitute for Sean Rigg.

76:20
 

The official flags Sean Rigg offside. Sam Walker takes the free kick.

75:30
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Marlon Jackson on Gareth Owen. Free kick taken by Stuart Tomlinson.

73:36
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by John Johnson on John McCombe. John Johnson booked for unsporting behaviour. (Port Vale) makes a substitution, with Ben Williamson coming on for Tom Pope. Free kick taken by Stuart Tomlinson.

72:48
 

Jake Robinson takes a outswinging corner.

71:34
 

Marc Richards has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

70:35
 

Sean Rigg takes a shot. Sam Walker makes a comfortable save.

68:55
Substitution
 

Andy Holt replaces Ashley Westwood.

67:33
 

Corner taken by Michael Jacobs from the right by-line played to the near post.

64:31
Substitution
 

(Northampton) makes a substitution, with George Baldock coming on for Nick McKoy.

60:05
 

Nick McKoy challenges Anthony Griffith unfairly and gives away a free kick. Doug Loft takes the direct free kick.

59:29
 

Marlon Jackson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gareth Owen. Free kick taken by Stuart Tomlinson.

58:37
 

Lewis Young challenges Stuart Tomlinson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stuart Tomlinson.

56:48
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Michael Jacobs, Stuart Tomlinson makes a save.

55:01
 

Marc Richards takes a shot. Save made by Sam Walker. Corner taken by Doug Loft from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Ashley Westwood.

47:55
 

Michael Jacobs takes a shot from 25 yards. Save by Stuart Tomlinson. Lewis Young produces a right-footed shot from close in that goes over the bar.

46:22
 

Corner taken right-footed by Michael Jacobs from the left by-line to the near post, Liam Chilvers manages to make a clearance.

45:58 +0.58
Yellow card
 

Ashley Westwood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tom Pope. Ashley Westwood booked. Free kick crossed left-footed by Doug Loft from left channel, Ashley Westwood manages to make a clearance. Doug Loft takes a outswinging corner.

45:01
Substitution
 

Ashley Corker replaces Chris Arthur.

44:30
 

Doug Loft takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Nick McKoy makes a clearance.

42:27
 

Curled left-footed shot by Sean Rigg. Save made by Sam Walker. Outswinging corner taken by Doug Loft, Sean Rigg concedes a free kick for a foul on Nick McKoy. Free kick taken by Sam Walker.

40:36
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Michael Jacobs, John McCombe makes a clearance.

39:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lewis Young on Doug Loft. Doug Loft crosses the ball in from the free kick.

38:22
 

Chris Arthur challenges Tom Pope unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Doug Loft.

37:09
 

Michael Jacobs takes the inswinging corner, Liam Chilvers makes a clearance.

35:36
 

Corner taken by Michael Jacobs from the left by-line, save by Stuart Tomlinson.

33:24
 

Outswinging corner taken by Doug Loft, John McCombe takes a shot. Sam Walker makes a fantastic save. Corner taken by Doug Loft from the right by-line to the near post, Nick McKoy manages to make a clearance.

32:31
 

Foul by Marlon Jackson on John McCombe, free kick awarded. Stuart Tomlinson restarts play with the free kick.

30:59
 

Ben Tozer concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Taylor. Ben Tozer goes into the book. Direct free kick taken by John McCombe.

30:07
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Doug Loft from the right by-line, clearance made by Chris Arthur.

29:34
 

Effort on goal by Michael Jacobs from 20 yards. Save by Stuart Tomlinson.

28:44
 

Nick McKoy takes a shot. Save made by Stuart Tomlinson.

28:13
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Arthur by Marc Richards results in a free kick. Sam Walker takes the free kick.

26:47
 

Inswinging corner taken by Michael Jacobs, Gareth Owen makes a clearance.

25:50
Goal
 

John McCombe fires in a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Port Vale 3-0 Northampton.

23:35
 

Anthony Griffith concedes a free kick for a foul on Nick McKoy. Free kick crossed right-footed by John Johnson from right wing, clearance made by Gareth Owen. Effort on goal by John Johnson from outside the box goes harmlessly over the bar.

18:59
Goal
 

Anthony Griffith grabs a goal from long range to the top left corner of the goal. Port Vale 2-0 Northampton.

14:03
 

Sean Rigg has an effort at goal from outside the box missing to the wide left of the goal.

10:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Anthony Griffith by Ben Tozer. Direct free kick taken by Anthony Griffith.

7:44
 

Doug Loft takes a shot. Save by Sam Walker.

4:16
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken by Doug Loft, Tom Pope finds the net with a headed goal from close range. Port Vale 1-0 Northampton.Assist on the goal came from Doug Loft.

3:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nick McKoy on Doug Loft. Gareth Owen takes the direct free kick.

2:18
 

Handball decision goes against Marlon Jackson. Marlon Jackson fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

Sky Bet League Two table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Burton Albion 45 29 91
2 Shrewsbury 45 38 89
3 Southend 45 18 84
4 Bury 45 19 82
5 Wycombe 45 21 81
6 Stevenage 45 10 72
7 Plymouth 45 16 68
8 Luton 45 8 65
9 Newport County 45 -2 65
10 Northampton 45 6 61

Full Sky Bet League Two Table