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Short corner worked by Ricky Holmes.
Ricky Holmes gets on the score sheet with a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Barnet 4-1 Northampton.Assist by Steven Kabba.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Michael Jacobs. Jake Cole restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Jordan Parkes on John Johnson, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Ryan Gilligan, clearance by Jake Cole.
Michael Jacobs takes a shot. Save made by Jake Cole.
Shot by Mark Marshall from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.
Shot from just outside the box by Steven Kabba misses to the right of the target.
Corner taken right-footed by Mark Marshall from the left by-line, Ben Tozer manages to make a clearance.
Kevin Thornton takes a shot. Chris Dunn makes a save.
Ricky Holmes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin Thornton. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Kevin Thornton from right channel, clearance made by Glen Southam.
Andrew Holt fouled by Kevin Gallen, the ref awards a free kick. Andrew Holt takes the direct free kick.
Sam Cox joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mark Byrne. Dean Beckwith concedes a free kick for a foul on Jake Cole. Jake Cole restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken by Kevin Thornton from the left by-line, save by Jake Cole.
Ricky Holmes comes on in place of George Francomb.
Abdul Osman goes off and Kevin Thornton comes on.
Effort from the edge of the area by Mark Byrne goes wide of the left-hand post.
Ryan Gilligan challenges Grant Basey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jake Cole takes the free kick.
Outswinging corner taken by Dean Beckwith from the right by-line.
Corner taken right-footed by John Johnson, clearance made by Anwar Uddin.
Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by John Johnson.
Glen Southam receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.
Free kick awarded for a foul by George Francomb on Ben Tozer. John Johnson restarts play with the free kick.
Ryan Gilligan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordan Parkes. Indirect free kick taken by Grant Basey.
The referee blows for offside. Chris Dunn restarts play with the free kick.
Craig King has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the goal.
Corner taken right-footed by John Johnson, clearance by George Francomb.
Mark Byrne is brought on as a substitute for Mark Hughes.
Shot by Joe Devera from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.
Mark Marshall takes a shot. Blocked by Paul Rodgers.
Unfair challenge on George Francomb by Ben Tozer results in a free kick. George Francomb crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Andrew Holt.
Mark Marshall decides to take a short corner.
(Northampton) makes a substitution, with Michael Jacobs coming on for Nathaniel Wedderburn. Mark Hughes concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig King. Direct free kick taken by Ryan Gilligan.
Ryan Gilligan receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Foul by Ryan Gilligan on Steven Kabba, free kick awarded. George Francomb takes the free kick.
Ryan Gilligan takes a shot. Save by Jake Cole.
Foul by Glen Southam on Nathaniel Wedderburn, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Ryan Gilligan, clearance made by Joe Devera.
Shot on goal by George Francomb from just inside the area goes over the target.
Jordan Parkes is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Jordan Parkes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Dunn. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Dunn.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Marshall from the left by-line.
Grant Basey gets on the score sheet with a goal from just outside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Barnet 3-1 Northampton.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Anwar Uddin on Ryan Gilligan. Ben Tozer takes the indirect free kick.
Ryan Gilligan fouled by Steven Kabba, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Dunn.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Jordan Parkes, Effort from inside the six-yard box by Anwar Uddin goes wide right of the goal.
Corner from left by-line taken by Mark Hughes.
Leon McKenzie leaves the field to be replaced by Paul Rodgers.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Abdul Osman on Mark Hughes. Free kick taken by George Francomb.
Goal scored by Steven Kabba from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Barnet 2-1 Northampton.
Nathaniel Wedderburn fouled by Anwar Uddin, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Chris Dunn.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Mark Marshall.
Corner taken right-footed by Mark Marshall from the left by-line, clearance by Leon McKenzie.
Foul by Abdul Osman on Steven Kabba, free kick awarded. Glen Southam takes the free kick.
Andrew Holt takes a long range shot harmlessly clearing the crossbar.
Leon McKenzie fouled by Glen Southam, the ref awards a free kick. Chris Dunn restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is delivered by Joe Devera, Dean Beckwith manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Kabba by Andrew Holt. Mark Hughes restarts play with the free kick.
Steven Kabba has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide right of the target.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Mark Marshall. Free kick taken by Chris Dunn.
Mark Marshall produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.
The referee blows for offside. Chris Dunn takes the indirect free kick.
Nathaniel Wedderburn gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Kabba. Free kick crossed right-footed by George Francomb.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Leon McKenzie by Anwar Uddin. Ryan Gilligan crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance by Mark Hughes.
Liam Davis is sent off by the referee for professional foul. Steven Kabba scores a penalty. Barnet 1-1 Northampton.Foul by Liam Davis on Steven Kabba, Penalty awarded.
Foul by Steven Kabba on Dean Beckwith, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Dean Beckwith.
A goal is scored by Leon McKenzie from deep inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Barnet 0-1 Northampton.
Foul by Abdul Osman on Joe Devera, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Joe Devera from right wing, clearance made by Dean Beckwith.
The game kicks-off.
The half-time whistle blows.
The match restarts for the second half.
The final whistle is blown by the referee.
Duo back for Bees
Barnet welcome back Jordan Parkes and Mark Byrne for the visit of Northampton.
Parkes will be recalled at left-back after missing Tuesday's narrow FA Cup defeat at Charlton through suspension.
On-loan Nottingham Forest midfielder Byrne also sat out at The Valley with a slight knee injury but the Bees are confident he will be fit.
Striker Izale McLeod made his long-awaited debut as a substitute in midweek after just one day of training having recovered from knee surgery and he will be involved again.
Winger Glenn Poole is still out with an ankle injury and forward Danny Kelly will be sidelined for another month with a hamstring problem.
Defenders Darren Dennehy and Daniel Leach (both foot) remain long-term absentees.
Northampton manager Ian Sampson will have Abdul Osman in his side.
Midfielder Osman was sent-off against Port Vale last weekend, but the club appealed the decision successfully and he is available to keep his place alongside Nathaniel Wedderburn in the middle.
Striker Leon McKenzie is set to return from a thigh injury to boost Sampson`s options and could replace on-loan Leicester forward Craig King in the starting XI.
Defender Marcus Hall is now fit after a groin strain, but cannot force his way back into the side at the moment, while striker Tadhg Purcell remains out for the season after he suffered serious knee ligament damage in August.
Midfielder Ryan Gilligan missed the goalless draw with Vale last week but has recovered from his knee twinge and will be in contention.
Kabba sinks shocking Cobblers
Steve Kabba struck twice as Barnet came from behind to hammer 10-man Northampton 4-1 and climb off the bottom of the Football League.
Leon McKenzie had fired the visitors into a sixth-minute lead but they were down to 10 men just two minutes later as Liam Davis saw red.
Kabba tucked away a penalty before grabbing a second and Grant Basey and Ricky Holmes struck in the second-half for a comfortable victory..
Northampton's opener came after Anwar Uddin failed to deal with a long punt upfield by goalkeeper Chris Dunn, allowing McKenzie to slide home.
But the game quickly turned on its head as Davis brought Kabba down in the box and was given his marching orders - the striker brushing himself off to convert from the spot.
Kevin Gallen missed a golden opportunity to put the home side ahead before Kabba nodded home a Mark Marshall cross just before half-time to show him how it was done.
Basey then made it 3-1 minutes into the second-half - opening his account for the season with a superb free-kick.
Jake Cole was rarely tested in the Barnet goal but was called upon to keep Dean Beckwith's point-blank header out before Holmes powered home in injury time for a convincing win.
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