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The final whistle goes and the game is over.
Shot by Eliot Richards cleared the bar.
A cross is delivered by Jamie Reid.
Artur Krysiak takes the free kick.
Chris Hackett concedes a free kick for a foul on Matt Grimes.
Corner taken by Craig Woodman from the right by-line.
(Northampton) makes a substitution, with David Moyo coming on for Emile Sinclair.
Matt Oakley has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
The official flags Emile Sinclair offside.
Free kick taken by Craig Woodman.
Mathias Kouo-Doumbe concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Nichols.
Matt Duke takes the free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Scot Bennett.
Unfair challenge on Eliot Richards by Gary Deegan results in a free kick.
Jamie Reid replaces David Wheeler.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Craig Woodman.
Free kick crossed by Craig Woodman.
David Wheeler fouled by Leon McSweeney, the ref awards a free kick.
Craig Woodman restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Deegan on Matt Oakley.
Leon McSweeney takes the free kick.
Eliot Richards challenges Gary Deegan unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick taken by Chris Hackett.
Gary Deegan fouled by Matt Oakley, the ref awards a free kick.
Eliot Richards fouled by Leon McSweeney, the ref awards a free kick.
Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Ian Morris. Liam Sercombe gets a block in.
Unfair challenge on Alan Connell by Scot Bennett results in a free kick.
Eliot Richards is brought on as a substitute for Sam Parkin.
Free kick taken by Matt Oakley.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Liam Sercombe by Gregor Robertson.
Darren Carter takes a shot. Artur Krysiak safely holds on.
Shot by Ian Morris missed to the right of the net.
Ian Morris slots the ball right footed into the goal. Exeter 0-1 Northampton.Assist by Chris Hackett.
Chris Hackett produces a cross.
John Marquis leaves the field to be replaced by Alan Connell.
Brennan Dickenson goes off and Ian Morris comes on.
Free kick awarded for a foul by John Marquis on Artur Krysiak.
Matt Oakley concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary Deegan.
Foul by Gary Deegan on Danny Coles, free kick awarded.
The referee blows the whistle to start the second half.
The half-time whistle blows.
Tom Nichols is caught offside.
Matt Grimes challenges Chris Hackett unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Liam Sercombe takes a shot and went wide left of the goal.
Tom Nichols takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Mathias Kouo-Doumbe.
The referee blows for offside.
The referee blows for offside against Emile Sinclair.
Brennan Dickenson has an effort at goal. Artur Krysiak safely holds on.
Corner taken by Chris Hackett.
Free kick awarded for a foul by David Wheeler on Brennan Dickenson.
Matt Duke restarts play with the free kick.
Tom Nichols concedes a free kick for a foul on Zander Diamond.
The ball is swung over by Scot Bennett.
Matt Oakley takes a shot.
Craig Woodman crosses the ball in from the free kick.
David Wheeler fouled by Gregor Robertson, the ref awards a free kick.
Artur Krysiak restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Danny Coles by John Marquis results in a free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by David Wheeler on Leon McSweeney.
A cross is delivered by Brennan Dickenson.
Free kick taken by Matt Duke.
David Wheeler gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Zander Diamond.
Gary Deegan is ruled offside.
Mathias Kouo-Doumbe makes a clearance.
Corner taken by Craig Woodman.
The ball is crossed by David Wheeler.
David Wheeler takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
The offside flag is raised against Sam Parkin.
The game gets underway.
Grecians at full strength
Exeter boss Paul Tisdale has a fully-fit squad for the crucial clash with Northampton.
The Grecians welcome Chris Wilder's men knowing that their first home victory since September would lift them nine points clear of the Cobblers in the second relegation place.
Tisdale's men, who are on their worst run of home form for almost 20 years, had substitute Eliot Richards to thank for earning them a late point against Dagenham on Saturday and the Bristol Rovers loanee will hope to have earned a place in the starting line-up.
The likes of Jamie Reid, Pat Baldwin and Matt Gill could all come into contention if their manager decides to shuffle his pack.
Northampton will be without Ricky Ravenhill against their fellow strugglers.
The former Doncaster midfielder was given his marching orders for a second yellow card during Saturday's impressive draw at Scunthorpe and will now serve a one-match ban for the game at St James Park.
Defender Joe Widdowson (ankle) failed to recover in time for that clash at Glanford Park and remains a doubt while captain Lee Collins (foot) is out for the rest of the season.
Northampton will be looking to extend their recent run of four games without defeat and victory for Chris Wilder's team will close the gap on their fellow relegation-haunted rivals to just three points.
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