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Kal Naismith restarts play with the free kick.
The referee blows for the end of the match.
Joe Widdowson concedes a free kick for a foul on Peter Murphy.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Will Hatfield.
Clearance made by Paul Reid.
Ricky Ravenhill manages to make a clearance.
Ian Morris replaces Gary Deegan.
Centre by Michael Liddle.
Corner taken by Will Hatfield.
Luke Norris has an effort at goal. Blocked by Dean Winnard.
Joe Widdowson takes the free kick.
Luke Norris joins the action as a substitute, replacing Izale McLeod.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Nicky Hunt on Izale McLeod.
Paul Reid manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken by Kal Naismith from the left by-line.
Luke Joyce takes the free kick.
Foul by Ricky Ravenhill on Peter Murphy, free kick awarded.
Will Hatfield is brought on as a substitute for Piero Mingoia.
Jacob Blyth is brought on as a substitute for Clive Platt.
Danny Webber leaves the field to be replaced by James Gray.
Marcus Bettinelli takes the free kick.
Izale McLeod is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
Free kick taken by Clive Platt.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Nicky Hunt on Clive Platt.
Clearance by Kayode Odejayi.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Stuart Dallas.
Matt Duke takes the free kick.
Kal Naismith has an effort at goal. Joe Widdowson gets a block in.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Kayode Odejayi on Mathias Kouo-Doumbe.
Shot by Stuart Dallas went wide right of the net.
Free kick taken by Matt Duke.
Kal Naismith takes a shot. Ricky Ravenhill gets a block in.
Chance falls to Kayode Odejayi who heads at goal. Mathias Kouo-Doumbe gets a block in.
Free kick taken by Kal Naismith.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Murphy by Mathias Kouo-Doumbe.
Clive Platt manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken by Kal Naismith from the right by-line.
The referee starts the second half.
The half-time whistle blows.
Ricky Ravenhill makes a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Peter Murphy by Clive Platt results in a free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Peter Murphy.
Free kick taken by Luke Joyce.
Marcus Bettinelli restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tom Aldred by Kevin Amankwaah.
The referee blows for offside against Danny Webber.
Ricky Ravenhill challenges Peter Murphy unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Power penalty taken by Izale McLeod saved by Marcus Bettinelli. Northampton 1-0 Accrington Stanley.
Penalty awarded for a foul by Michael Liddle on Izale McLeod.
The referee blows for offside.
Foul by Paul Reid on Kayode Odejayi, free kick awarded.
Izale McLeod produces a cross.
Paul Reid restarts play with the free kick.
Kayode Odejayi challenges Paul Reid unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Stuart Dallas scores with a left foot finish. Northampton 1-0 Accrington Stanley.
Stuart Dallas grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Northampton 1-0 Accrington Stanley.The assist for the goal came from Danny Emerton.
Nicky Hunt restarts play with the free kick.
Joe Widdowson concedes a free kick for a foul on Kal Naismith.
Paul Reid takes the free kick.
Shot by Danny Webber missed to the left of the target.
The offside flag is raised against Kayode Odejayi.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Murphy by Kevin Amankwaah.
Danny Emerton crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Handball by Michael Liddle.
The ball is swung over by Piero Mingoia.
Foul by Mathias Kouo-Doumbe on Dean Winnard, free kick awarded.
Corner taken by Stuart Dallas from the left by-line.
Stuart Dallas crosses the ball.
Kayode Odejayi gets a header at goal. Matt Duke catches the ball.
Clearance made by Ricky Ravenhill.
The ball is delivered by Danny Webber.
Corner taken by Kal Naismith.
Clive Platt challenges Tom Aldred unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Centre by Izale McLeod.
The game begins.
McLeod set for Cobblers bow
Northampton could hand a debut to new signing Izale McLeod when they entertain fellow strugglers Accrington at Sixfields Stadium.
The former Barnet and MK Dons frontman could be give the opportunity to make an immediate impact after manager Aidy Boothroyd hinted at a first start following his arrival on Thursday.
Winger Chris Hackett will serve a one-match suspension after picking up his fifth yellow card of the season at Chesterfield while on-loan midfielder Kane Ferdinand has been recalled to parent club Peterborough.
Long-term absentees Roy O'Donovan (hernia), Kelvin Langmead (knee), Lewis Hornby (back) and Alex Nicholls (broken leg) remain on the sidelines.
In-form Accrington will welcome back veteran full-back Nicky Hunt as they look to extend their eight-match unbeaten run.
Stanley did not miss the former Bolton defender too much in midweek as he served a one-game ban while James Beattie's men impressively beat high-flying Fleetwood 2-0 at the Crown Ground.
Fellow full-back Lee Naylor could also be back in the fray with Accrington keeping their fingers crossed that the bone bruising on his foot subsides in time for kick-off.
Rob Atkinson is still expected to miss out with a hamstring injury, although he is back in light training, while goalkeeper Andrew Dawber will miss the next three-to-four weeks after undergoing groin surgery.
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