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The final whistle is blown by the referee.
Andy Sandell takes a shot and went wide left of the goal.
Header at goal by Tom Naylor to the left of the net.
Corner taken by Danny Crow.
Matt Duke restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Robbie Willmott on Chris Hackett.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Robbie Willmott.
Antonio German goes off and Ivan Toney comes on.
Penalty taken by Andy Sandell is saved by Matt Duke. Newport County 1-2 Northampton.
Foul by Lee Collins on David Pipe, Penalty awarded.
Centre by Lee Minshull.
Chris Hackett receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.
Corner taken by Andy Sandell from the left by-line.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Robbie Willmott.
Andy Sandell delivers the ball.
Antonio German fouled by Andy Sandell, the ref awards a free kick.
The referee penalises Darren Carter for handball.
Clearance made by Kevin Amankwaah.
(Northampton) makes a substitution, with Matty Harriott coming on for Hallam Hope.
Danny Crow has an effort at goal. Matt Duke parries the ball away.
Centre by David Pipe.
David Moyo takes a shot and cleared the bar.
Corner taken by Darren Carter.
Ismail Yakubu leaves the field to be replaced by Ryan Burge.
Booking for Paul Reid.
Lee Minshull fouled by Paul Reid, the ref awards a free kick.
Lee Collins restarts play with the free kick.
Adam Chapman challenges Darren Carter unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The ball is crossed by Conor Washington.
Matt Duke takes the free kick.
Foul by Lee Minshull on Lee Collins, free kick awarded.
Free kick taken by Matt Duke.
Harry Worley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Reid.
(Newport County) makes a substitution, with Conor Washington coming on for Christian Jolley.
Lee Minshull replaces Michael Flynn.
Foul by Paul Reid on Michael Flynn, free kick awarded.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Chris Hackett.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Danny Crow.
Unfair challenge on Robbie Willmott by Chris Hackett results in a free kick.
Corner taken by Robbie Willmott.
Free kick taken by Adam Chapman.
Danny Crow fouled by Paul Reid, the ref awards a free kick.
Corner taken by Darren Carter from the left by-line.
The ball is sent over by Chris Hackett.
Corner taken by Robbie Willmott from the left by-line.
Darren Carter slots the ball left footed into the goal. Newport County 1-2 Northampton.
The game restarts for the second half.
The ref blows to signal half-time.
Corner taken by Adam Chapman.
Lee Collins challenges Danny Crow unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Corner taken by Chris Hackett from the right by-line.
Free kick taken by Lenny Pidgeley.
Antonio German challenges Harry Worley unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Christian Jolley takes a shot and goes over the bar.
Adam Chapman takes a shot. Matt Duke parries the effort to safety.
Corner taken by Chris Hackett.
Christian Jolley challenges Kevin Amankwaah unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Danny Crow takes a shot.
A cross is delivered by Chris Hackett.
Foul by David Moyo on David Pipe, free kick awarded.
Andy Sandell concedes a free kick for a foul on Kevin Amankwaah.
Hallam Hope has an effort at goal. Lenny Pidgeley makes a block.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Darren Carter on Adam Chapman.
Tom Naylor manages to make a clearance.
Michael Flynn has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the net.
Hallam Hope scores with a right foot finish. Newport County 0-1 Northampton.
Clearance by David Moyo.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Harry Worley.
Andy Sandell crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Ben Tozer gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Christian Jolley.
Ismail Yakubu manages to make a clearance.
Danny Crow gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee Collins.
David Moyo comes on in place of Danny Emerton.
Harry Worley manages to make a clearance.
The referee blows for offside.
Kevin Amankwaah makes a clearance.
Centre by Robbie Willmott.
Robbie Willmott fouled by Paul Reid, the ref awards a free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Christian Jolley.
Christian Jolley sends in a cross.
Danny Crow gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ben Tozer.
Andy Sandell is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick.
Lenny Pidgeley takes the free kick.
Foul by Antonio German on Ismail Yakubu, free kick awarded.
Lenny Pidgeley manages to make a clearance.
Clearance made by Harry Worley.
The ref blows the whistle to start the match.
Pidgeley to play for Exiles
Newport goalkeeper Lenny Pidgeley looks set to play through the pain when they welcome Northampton.
The former Exeter shot-stopper sustained a broken thumb in the 1-0 loss to Burton last Saturday and with back-up Jamie Stephens sidelined with a hamstring injury, manager Justin Edinburgh looks set to ask Pidgeley to start.
Striker Aaron O'Connor is closing in on a return to fitness having been sidelined since May with a groin injury but this match looks to have come too soon for last season's top scorer.
Midfielder Max Porter is also back in training while Tom Naylor will feature after extending his loan stay from Derby until the end of the season.
Struggling Northampton will take a much-changed squad as they look to climb off the foot of League Two.
Strikers Hallam Hope and Antonio German arrived from Everton and Gillingham respectively on New Year's Day and go straight into contention for their debuts.
Their arrivals come as attacking duo Izale McLeod and Luke Norris have returned to their parent clubs, fellow striker Roy O'Donovan is in Dubai discussing a potential overseas move and defender Matt Heath has departed following the expiration of his short-term contract.
Mathias Kouo-Doumbe, Ian Morris, Clive Platt, Kelvin Langmead, Lewis Hornby and Alex Nicholls all remain sidelined, but midfielder Darren Carter makes his delayed return from a one-match suspension after the New Year's Day clash against Chesterfield was postponed.
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