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The ball is crossed by Lanre Oyebanjo, Shot from just outside the box by Oli Johnson misses to the right of the goal.
Foul by Adebayo Akinfenwa on Lanre Oyebanjo, free kick awarded. Michael Ingham takes the free kick.
Foul by Clarke Carlisle on Chris Hackett, free kick awarded. The referee shows Clarke Carlisle a yellow card. Lewis Hornby restarts play with the free kick.
Chris Hackett produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.
Jamal Fyfield sends in a cross, save by Lee Nicholls.
Ashley Chambers has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.
The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.
Oli Johnson takes a shot. Ben Tozer gets a block in.
Jason Walker leaves the field to be replaced by Oli Johnson.
Lanre Oyebanjo replaces Scott Kerr.
The referee gives a free kick against Clarke Carlisle for handball. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Chris Hackett.
Shot by Daniel Kearns from outside the box goes over the target.
Daniel Kearns takes a shot. Kelvin Langmead gets a block in.
The referee blows for offside against Clive Platt. Michael Ingham takes the indirect free kick.
Daniel Kearns has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
The ball is sent over by Matty Blair. Corner taken by Ashley Chambers from the left by-line.
Danny East takes a shot. Save made by Michael Ingham.
The ball is crossed by Scott Kerr, save made by Lee Nicholls.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Daniel Kearns played to the near post, Adebayo Akinfenwa makes a clearance.
Shot from long distance by Chris Hackett goes wide of the left-hand post.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Daniel Kearns played to the near post, save by Lee Nicholls.
Effort on goal by Lewis Hornby from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.
The ball is swung over by Chris Hackett. Chris Hackett takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Chris Smith.
Inswinging corner taken by Chris Hackett.
Patrick McLaughlin leaves the field to be replaced by Jamie Reed.
Chris Hackett takes a shot. Save by Michael Ingham.
Lewis Hornby produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adebayo Akinfenwa by Clarke Carlisle. Chris Hackett takes the free kick, A goal is scored by Adebayo Akinfenwa from outside the box to the top right corner of the goal. York 1-1 Northampton.Chris Hackett provided the assist for the goal. The referee cautions Adebayo Akinfenwa for unsporting behaviour.
Chris Hackett has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.
The ball is swung over by Clive Platt, save by Michael Ingham.
The offside flag is raised against Jason Walker. Free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Hackett on Daniel Parslow. Chris Hackett shown a yellow card. Michael Ingham takes the free kick.
Ben Tozer gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jason Walker. Jason Walker takes the indirect free kick.
Daniel Kearns takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Ashley Chambers produces a cross, Lee Nicholls makes a save.
Lewis Hornby joins the action as a substitute, replacing John Johnson.
Foul by Louis Moult on Chris Smith, free kick awarded. The referee shows Louis Moult a red card. Michael Ingham restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Matty Blair by John Johnson results in a free kick. Booking for John Johnson for unsporting behaviour. Jason Walker shoots direct from the free kick.
Chris Hackett takes a shot from 30 yards. Save by Michael Ingham.
Inswinging corner taken by Daniel Kearns from the left by-line, clearance made by Adebayo Akinfenwa.
Chris Hackett takes a long range shot harmlessly clearing the crossbar.
The referee gives a free kick against Daniel Parslow for handball. Free kick taken by Kelvin Langmead.
Goal scored by Matty Blair from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. York 1-0 Northampton.Assist on the goal came from Ashley Chambers.
Effort on goal by Louis Moult from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.
Jason Walker delivers the ball, save by Lee Nicholls.
Adebayo Akinfenwa is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Michael Ingham.
Jason Walker takes a shot. Kelvin Langmead gets a block in.
Effort from just outside the area by Jason Walker goes over the target.
Emyr Huws takes a shot. Save by Michael Ingham.
Jason Walker fouled by Chris Hackett, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jamal Fyfield from left wing.
Ashley Chambers produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Tozer on Jason Walker. Chris Smith delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel.
Jason Walker challenges Danny East unfairly and gives away a free kick. Danny East takes the direct free kick.
Ben Tozer fouled by Jason Walker, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.
Mills has no new injury concerns
York manager Gary Mills is not expected to make any changes to his starting line-up for the second successive match in the home game with Northampton.
Mills has no new injury or suspension problems and is likely to keep Matty Blair up front alongside Jason Walker and Ashley Chambers following the recent season-ending injury to Michael Coulson (anterior cruciate ligament).
Striker Jamie Reed is pushing for a recall to the starting line-up after scoring in the FA Cup draw with AFC Wimbledon on Saturday, while Lanre Oyebanjo is another player keen to win back his place in the side at right-back in place of Danny Parslow.
The Minstermen, two points off a play-off place, are unbeaten in their last five league matches.
Northampton have an unchanged squad.
Midfielder Chris Hackett and full-back John Johnson both returned to the starting line up against Bradford on Saturday following injury lay-offs and the Cobblers managed to get through the FA Cup first-round tie without suffering any new problems.
Boss Aidy Boothroyd, who is looking to make loan signings, has the likes of Ishmel Demontagnac, Clive Platt, Henoc Mukendi and Lewis Wilson available should he wish to freshen up his team.
"We are looking at loans and we've got a few irons in fires," said Boothroyd at his pre-match press conference. "But first and foremost we've got to look at the players we've already got and Ben Harding (ankle) should be back in a couple of weeks, which will be a big plus for us.
"You can have as many loan players as you like but you can only have five in your matchday 18 so we can mix and match where we need to. We are getting out to lots of games to look at possible recruits, not just for now but with January very much in mind as well.
"Whenever you set out on a campaign you have a plan but then when you get a few injuries you have to adapt. To lose your best player to a broken leg is really unfortunate - especially for Alex Nicholls - and it throws up all kinds of questions to me about where we go now as a team in terms of what we do, how we play and the personnel within that system."
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