• Sky Bet League One
  • Date: Sat 08 April 2017
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Sixfields Stadium

Northampton Town

Northampton Town

Richards 45"

1 - 2

Sheffield United

Sheffield United

Clarke 60"

Fleck 87"

Northampton Town vs Sheffield United


Team Lineups

Northampton Town

1 Smith
2 Moloney
5 Diamond
22 Nyatanga
3 Buchanan
4 Anderson
21 O'Toole
31 Taylor
35 Williams
24 Smith
9 Richards45"
Substitutes
7 Anderson
10 Revell
12 McCourt
17 McWilliams
18 Phillips
26 Cornell
28 McDonald

Sheffield United

25 Moore
18 Freeman
6 Basham
5 O'Connell
13 Wright
24 Lafferty
15 Coutts
4 Fleck87"
44 Carruthers
27 Clarke60"
26 O'Shea
Substitutes
1 Long
10 Sharp
11 Done
16 Hanson
19 Ebanks-Landell
21 Duffy
32 Chapman

Possession Stats

50%
50%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League One

Northampton Town

L D D L L D L D

Sheffield United

D W W W W W W W


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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

90:00 +1.44
 

Paul Coutts fouled by Shaun McWilliams, the ref awards a free kick.

90:00 +2.07
 

Paul Coutts crosses the ball in from the free kick.

90:00 +3.49
 

Corner taken by Paul Coutts from the right by-line.

87:50
Goal
 

John Fleck scores with a right foot finish. Northampton 1-2 Sheff Utd.Assist on the goal came from Billy Sharp.

82:50
 

John Fleck takes the free kick.

82:37
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Shaun McWilliams on Billy Sharp.

81:14
Substitution
 

Ethan Ebanks-Landell joins the action as a substitute, replacing Leon Clarke.

80:45
Substitution
 

Rod McDonald joins the action as a substitute, replacing Luke Williams.

80:26
 

Free kick taken by Adam Smith.

80:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Leon Clarke on Zander Diamond.

78:50
 

Matthew Taylor crosses the ball in from the free kick.

78:30
Yellow card
 

John Fleck booked.

76:54
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by John Fleck.

76:16
 

A cross is delivered by Danny Lafferty.

74:49
 

Centre by Danny Lafferty.

72:55
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Matthew Taylor.

71:35
 

The ball is crossed by Kieron Freeman.

69:50
Substitution
 

Alex Revell on for Michael Smith.

69:35
Substitution
 

Shaun McWilliams is brought on as a substitute for Paul Anderson.

68:57
 

John Fleck takes a shot and bounced off the bar.

67:44
 

Adam Smith takes the free kick.

66:32
 

Matthew Taylor fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick over the bar.

66:06
 

Jake Wright challenges Michael Smith unfairly and gives away a free kick.

64:41
 

Paul Anderson makes a clearance.

64:11
 

Headed chance falls to Jack O'Connell. Adam Smith parries the ball but the danger is not over.

63:31
 

Corner taken by John Fleck.

62:26
 

Unfair challenge on Jack O'Connell by Michael Smith results in a free kick.

60:40
Goal
 

Leon Clarke scores with a right foot finish. Northampton 1-1 Sheff Utd.John Fleck provided the assist for the goal.

60:16
 

John Fleck takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

60:06
 

Kieron Freeman produces a cross.

57:09
 

James Hanson takes a shot. Parried by Adam Smith back into danger.

56:28
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kieron Freeman by David Buchanan.

55:56
 

Corner taken by Matthew Taylor from the right by-line.

54:56
 

Free kick crossed by Matthew Taylor.

54:17
 

John Fleck gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matthew Taylor.

53:20
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Matthew Taylor.

52:48
 

Corner taken by Matthew Taylor.

52:16
Substitution
 

James Hanson comes on in place of Jay O'Shea.

51:59
 

Matthew Taylor takes the free kick.

51:41
 

Jay O'Shea concedes a free kick for a foul on Zander Diamond.

49:48
 

Jack O'Connell takes a shot. Adam Smith fumbles the ball.

49:20
 

Corner taken by John Fleck.

46:21
 

Adam Smith restarts play with the free kick.

46:09
 

Billy Sharp challenges Brendan Moloney unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Billy Sharp on for Samir Carruthers.

Half time
 

The ref blows to signal half-time.

45:00 +0.28
 

The ball is delivered by Leon Clarke.

45:00 +0.41
Goal
 

Marc Richards grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Northampton 1-0 Sheff Utd.The assist for the goal came from Michael Smith.

43:30
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lewin Nyatanga by Leon Clarke.

42:58
 

Free kick taken by Simon Moore.

42:33
 

John-Joe O'Toole concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack O'Connell.

41:55
 

The ball is delivered by Brendan Moloney.

39:32
 

Matthew Taylor takes the free kick.

39:26
 

John-Joe O'Toole fouled by Samir Carruthers, the ref awards a free kick.

38:37
 

Simon Moore takes the free kick.

38:32
 

Luke Williams challenges Kieron Freeman unfairly and gives away a free kick.

37:30
 

Free kick taken by Adam Smith.

37:12
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on John-Joe O'Toole by John Fleck.

31:38
 

Brendan Moloney produces a cross.

31:00
 

John Fleck fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Adam Smith safely holds on.

30:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kieron Freeman by David Buchanan.

29:33
 

Clearance by Lewin Nyatanga.

29:29
 

Danny Lafferty sends in a cross.

26:38
 

The referee blows for offside against Michael Smith.

24:58
 

Paul Coutts restarts play with the free kick.

24:44
 

Foul by David Buchanan on Kieron Freeman, free kick awarded.

24:25
 

The ball is crossed by Paul Coutts.

22:54
 

Free kick crossed by Matthew Taylor.

22:46
Yellow card
 

Booking for Danny Lafferty for unsporting behaviour.

22:10
 

Unfair challenge on Brendan Moloney by Danny Lafferty results in a free kick.

21:22
 

Free kick taken by David Buchanan.

21:16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Buchanan by Jake Wright.

16:32
 

David Buchanan delivers the ball.

11:29
 

Paul Anderson takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

10:24
 

The ball is sent over by Brendan Moloney.

9:49
 

The ball is crossed by Michael Smith.

8:31
 

Free kick taken by Simon Moore.

8:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack O'Connell by John-Joe O'Toole.

7:23
 

Shot by Jay O'Shea went wide right of the target.

7:19
 

Centre by Leon Clarke.

5:45
 

Samir Carruthers takes a shot and bounced off the bar.

3:06
 

Kieron Freeman restarts play with the free kick.

3:01
 

Luke Williams challenges Kieron Freeman unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.