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Andy Haworth takes a shot. Blocked by Dean Beckwith.
David Worrall challenges Marcus Hall unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Marcus Hall.
Ryan Lowe produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.
The ball is swung over by David Worrall, Kevin Thornton makes a clearance.
(Northampton) makes a substitution, with Kevin Thornton coming on for Paul Rodgers.
Efetobore Sodje goes off and Ben Futcher comes on.
A cross is delivered by David Worrall, blocked by Paul Rodgers.
Corner from left by-line taken by David Worrall.
A cross is delivered by Joe Skarz, Oscar Jansson makes a save.
Corner taken right-footed by Nathaniel Wedderburn.
Seb Harris comes on in place of Ryan Gilligan.
Abdul Osman concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Schumacher. Steven Schumacher restarts play with the free kick.
Andy Haworth takes a shot. Save by Oscar Jansson.
The offside flag is raised against Lenell John-Lewis. Oscar Jansson takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Gilligan on Joe Skarz. Ryan Gilligan receives a caution. Joe Skarz takes the direct free kick.
A goal is scored by David Worrall from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bury 1-1 Northampton.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Holt on Andy Haworth. Steven Schumacher restarts play with the free kick.
Effort from the edge of the area by Lenell John-Lewis goes wide of the right-hand post.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tadhg Purcell by Phil Picken. Marcus Hall takes the free kick.
Lenell John-Lewis replaces Andy Bishop. David Worrall is brought on as a substitute for Mike Jones.
Foul by Andy Bishop on Paul Rodgers, free kick awarded. Nathaniel Wedderburn restarts play with the free kick.
Tadhg Purcell joins the action as a substitute, replacing Michael Jacobs.
Peter Sweeney takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Shot from close in by Andy Bishop misses to the left of the target.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Dean Beckwith on Andy Bishop. Peter Sweeney restarts play with the free kick.
Steven Schumacher takes a shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.
Ryan Lowe crosses the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Andy Bishop misses to the left of the goal.
The offside flag is raised against Andy Bishop. Oscar Jansson takes the free kick.
The ball is sent over by Joe Skarz, save made by Oscar Jansson.
Foul by Dean Beckwith on Andy Bishop, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Steven Schumacher.
The ball is delivered by Andrew Holt.
The ball is crossed by Steve Guinan, Efetobore Sodje manages to make a clearance. Corner from the right by-line taken by Nathaniel Wedderburn, save by Cameron Belford.
The offside flag is raised against Andy Bishop. Indirect free kick taken by Oscar Jansson.
Centre by Mike Jones, blocked by Ryan Gilligan. Inswinging corner taken by Peter Sweeney from the right by-line.
Unfair challenge on Paul Rodgers by Ryan Lowe results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Oscar Jansson.
Joe Skarz delivers the ball, save by Oscar Jansson.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steve Guinan by Peter Sweeney. Marcus Hall restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Cameron Belford by Billy Mckay results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Cameron Belford.
Steve Guinan takes a shot. Save by Cameron Belford.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Billy Mckay by Efetobore Sodje. Marcus Hall takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Bishop on Dean Beckwith. Direct free kick taken by Oscar Jansson.
Ryan Lowe takes a shot. Save by Oscar Jansson.
Penalty awarded for a foul by Joe Skarz on Nathaniel Wedderburn. Penalty taken right-footed by Steve Guinan and scored. Bury 0-1 Northampton.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Abdul Osman on Peter Sweeney. Steven Schumacher takes the free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Billy Mckay. Cameron Belford takes the indirect free kick.
Tom Lees gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steve Guinan. Free kick taken by Nathaniel Wedderburn.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Andy Bishop. Dean Beckwith takes the indirect free kick.
Mike Jones has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
The official flags Billy Mckay offside. Cameron Belford takes the indirect free kick.
Andy Haworth has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the target.
Steve Guinan produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Abdul Osman by Peter Sweeney. Ryan Gilligan takes the direct free kick.
Ryan Gilligan has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the goal.
Headed effort from deep inside the area by Efetobore Sodje misses to the right of the goal.
Foul by Efetobore Sodje on Billy Mckay, free kick awarded. Michael Jacobs takes the direct free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Andy Bishop. Paul Rodgers takes the indirect free kick.
Andy Bishop produces a cross, Mike Jones takes a shot. Michael Jacobs gets a block in.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Rodgers on Mike Jones. Peter Sweeney takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Lowe on Dean Beckwith. Dean Beckwith takes the direct free kick.
Paul Rodgers challenges Mike Jones unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mike Jones.
The game kicks-off.
The match has reached half-time.
The second half begins.
The referee brings the game to a close.
Futcher doubtful for visit of Cobblers
Bury boss Alan Knill could again be without defender Ben Futcher when his side host npower League Two rivals Northampton.
The centre-back is rated as 50-50 after sustaining an ankle injury during pre-season which has forced him to miss the opening three games.
Knill is hoping to finally unveil former Chester midfielder Damien Mozika with international clearance expected to be granted ahead of the Cobblers clash.
Knill has no other new injury and suspension concerns and believes his side are heading in the right direction following last weekend`s 2-1 win at Oxford.
Knill presided over a major overhaul of his squad during the summer but he insisted: "We've only been together eight weeks now so it is work in progress and I am quite sure that we can get better."
Northampton manager Ian Sampson will name an unchanged side.
The Cobblers have yet to score in League Two this season but Sampson is poised to keep faith with the strike partnership of Billy McKay and Steve Guinan.
That means former Darlington striker Tadhg Purcell will again be left on the bench along with Courtney Herbert.
Goalkeeper Chris Dunn has returned to light training in the past few days but will not return from his ankle injury at Gigg Lane so on-loan Spurs keeper Oscar Jansson will keep his place.
Winger Liam Davis remains out with his ankle injury but should be back within 10 days but defender Craig Hinton is on the sidelines after a setback in his recovery from a knee problem.
Cobblers wait goes on
Northampton remain winless in League Two after Bury came from behind to claim a 1-1 draw at Gigg Lane.
Steve Guinan gave the visitors the lead with a 33rd-minute penalty but a point was the least Bury deserved and substitute David Worrall claimed a 69th-minute equaliser.
The Shakers looked sharp early on with Ryan Lowe testing Oscar Jansson while Mike Jones volleyed narrowly wide.
The visitors replied with Guinan volleying over from Billy McKay's cross before Ryan Gilligan fed Guinan, only for Cameron Belford to rush out and block his shot.
But Guinan then claimed his first goal in 19 games after Joe Skarz bundled the Cobblers striker over for a soft penalty.
Jansson denied Lowe a quick equaliser from Andy Bishop's through-ball while Bishop headed wide from Lowe's cross after the break.
But Bury then made a double substitution with Bishop and Jones coming off for Lenell John-Lewis, who soon fired wide, and Worrall, who levelled the scores moments later.
Haworth fed Lowe, who fired against a post after going round Jansson, but Worrall was there to put the rebound into an empty net.
Bury pushed for a winner but the nearest they went was when Lowe dragged a late effort wide.
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