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Cobblers teenager Roberts gets Wales Under-21s call

Cobblers youngster Morgan Roberts has been called up to the Wales Under-21 squad for a training camp this week. The academy product, who is still eligible for under-18s football, will join up with the Welsh for the camp on Tuesday (March 19), and will...

Monday, 16:49 in Sport

Curle remaining tight-lipped on midfielder’s contact situation

Cobblers manager Keith Curle is remaining tight-lipped on whether or not he intends to hand out a new contract to in-form midfielder Sam Foley, whose current deal runs out at the end of the season. The 32-year-old joined Northampton from Port Vale 18...

Monday, 16:13 in Sport

Grimsby stalemate ‘seen as two points dropped’ by Cobblers

Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Grimsby Town was viewed as ‘two points dropped’ by the Cobblers dressing room, according to midfielder Sam Foley. Town came up short in their quest to notch a fifth successive victory at Blundell Park as they were blunted by...

Monday, 13:22 in Sport

Fitzgerald earns leaders a late point

Kieran Fitzgerald earned United Counties League leaders Daventry Town a point against Sleaford Town. It finished all square in an entertaining premier division fixture for the neutral at Elderstubbs on Saturday as Town fought back to salvage a 2-2...

Monday, 13:22 in Sport

Cobblers loan round-up: More game-time for young guns but it’s frustration for Bunney and Waters

Cobblers loanees Billy Waters and Joe Bunney both endured frustrating weekends for their respective clubs. Waters lasted 87 minutes on his 11th appearance for Cheltenham since re-signing on loan in January as they were beaten 1-0 at Newport County on...

Monday, 11:52 in Sport

Another big blow for Northamptonshire nurseries as council proposes a funding cut

Cash-strapped Northamptonshire County Council is proposing to reduce the amount it pays to nurseries and childminders in a bid to reduce £1.8m from its early years payments. Early years providers are up in arms about the proposal which comes in the...

Monday, 10:54 in Regional East

Opposition view: Mixed feelings for Grimsby boss after Cobblers draw

Grimsby Town manager Michael Jolley was pleased with the way his side nullified Northampton as an attacking force during Saturday’s clash at Blundell Park, describing the 0-0 draw as a ‘fair result’. The Mariners headed into the game on a three-match...

Monday, 06:40 in Sport

Waller so proud after Saints end wait for trophy

Alex Waller admits Saints' trophy win has been 'a long time coming'. And the co-captain has emphasised his pride in how the club's young players have performed this season. Waller lifted his first piece of silverware since sharing the captaincy with...

Sunday, 22:05 in Sport

Northampton Saints 23 Saracens 9: Tom Vickers' review and player ratings

The Premiership Rugby Cup may not be the competition all of England's top division teams want to win, but it has not lacked meaning for Saints this season. And the outpouring of emotion after they lifted the trophy at a largely jubilant Franklin's...

Sunday, 21:01 in Sport

Boss Boyd delighted to bring 'deserved' silverware to Saints

Chris Boyd says Saints is a club that deserves silverware - and he was delighted to bring them some as they saw off Saracens in the Premiership Rugby Cup final. Tries from Teimana Harrison, Tom Wood and Ahsee Tuala helped the black, green and gold to...

Sunday, 18:31 in Sport

Saints secure the silverware as Saracens are slayed in Franklin's Gardens final

It was a perfect 10 for Saints as they ended a long wait for silverware by beating Saracens 23-9 in the Premiership Rugby Cup final at a sold-out Franklin's Gardens. Tries from Teimana Harrison, Tom Wood and Ahsee Tuala ensured Saracens' nine-match...

Sunday, 17:47 in Sport

McWilliams absence explained by boss Curle

Cobblers boss Keith Curle says there are no issues with Shaun McWilliams despite leaving him out of the last four matchday squads, revealing the midfielder missed Saturday’s game at Grimsby Town with a ‘hamstring’ injury. McWilliams, a product of the...

Sunday, 17:47 in Sport

Shocking dashcam footage shows lorry smash into car on M1

Shocking dashcam footage captures the terrifying moment a lorry driver pulls out into the middle lane of a motorway and smashes into a car. The hair-raising video shows Zbigniew Kaczorowski, 55, driving in the slow lane of the M1 between Northampton...

Sunday, 16:27 in Regional East

Grimsby Town 0 Northampton Town 0 – match review and highlights

It would be a little unfair to describe this goalless draw as two points dropped but, so small is the margin for error in Northampton’s improbable play-off pursuit, they must grasp every opportunity that comes their way. In isolation, any point picked...

Sunday, 12:19 in Sport

Road closed after tree falls on van in Guilsborough trapping driver

A driver was trapped in his van after a tree fell on it in Guilsborough. Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue were called to the incident on West Haddon Road at 10.22am today (March 16). They assisted other emergency services in getting the driver out of...

Saturday, 15:10 in Regional East

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