Northampton Town conquers Rochdale 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

NORTHAMPTON. Northampton Town was eventually too much to handle for Rochdale.

Northampton Town conquers Rochdale 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

NORTHAMPTON. Northampton Town was ultimately too good for Rochdale with the goal of J. Guthrie (42′), S. Hoskins (73′) and S. Hoskins (81′).

S. Hoskins didn’t score a penalty (72′) for Northampton Town.​

The match was played at the Sixfields Stadium stadium in Northampton on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Sam Purkiss with the support of Richard Morris and Daniel Flynn. The 4th official was Adam Ricketts. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 21.7 degrees Celsius or 70.97 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 61%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 53 Ball Possession 47
Shots
  • 12 Total 6
  • 5 On Target 1
  • 7 Off Target 5
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 93 Attack 77
  • 30 Dangerous attack 32
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 2 Corners 6
  • 2 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 6 Total 15
  • 0 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 2

Ball possession

None of the teams had a clear upper hand in terms of ball possession. Northampton Town was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Rochdale that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Rochdale was more aggressive with 32 dangerous attacks and 6 shots of which 1 were on target. Notwithstanding, Northampton Town managed to find the solution to win this match.​

Northampton Town shot 12 times, 5 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Rochdale shot 6 times, 1 on target, 5 off target.

Cards

Northampton Town didn’t receive any yellow card. Regarding the opposition, Rochdale received 3 yellow cards (J. Ball, T. Diagouraga and S. Graham).

Match Timeline

H. Lintott- sub ->T. Magloire
40'
J. Guthrie(goal)
42'
57'
J. Ball- Yellow
59'
L. Kelly- sub ->E. Brierley
60'
T. Diagouraga- Yellow
B. Fox- sub ->K. Bowie
68'
S. Hoskins- missed penalty
72'
S. Hoskins(goal)
73'
79'
T. Sinclair- sub ->T. Diagouraga
S. Hoskins(goal)L. Appere
81'
J. O. Eppiah- sub ->J. Sowerby
84'
90'
S. Graham- Yellow

Standings

After this match, Northampton Town will have 20 points to hold in the 3rd place. Regarding the opposition, Rochdale will stay with 2 points to remain in the 24th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the League Two, Northampton Town will play away against Sutton United on the 18th of April with a 1-0 head to head statistic in favor of Sutton United (1 draw).

Rochdale will host Tranmere Rovers on the 18th of April with a 4-2 head to head statistic in favor of Rochdale (2 draws).

Northampton Town – Formation

Northampton Town
G
L. Burge 1.England
D
J. Guthrie 5.England
Goals42'
D
T. Magloire 2.England
40'
D
A. Koiki 14.England
D
S. Sherring 6.England
M
M. Leonard 12.Scotland
M
L. Appere 9.Scotland
F
M. Pinnock 11.England
F
J. Sowerby 4.England
84'
F
S. Hoskins 7.England
Goals73', 81'
F
K. Bowie 19.Scotland
68'
Substitutes
G
J. Maxted 23.England
D
H. Lintott 20.England
40'
D
R. Haynes 24.England
D
M. Dyche 35.England
M
B. Fox 8.England
68'
M
P. Abimbola 27.England
F
J. Eppiah 21.Belgium
84'

Northampton Town adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Jon Brady decided to play with the following team: L. Burge, J. Guthrie, T. Magloire, A. Koiki, S. Sherring, M. Pinnock, J. Sowerby, M. Leonard, S. Hoskins, L. Appéré and K. Bowie.

The home team had on the bench: B. Fox, P. Abimbola, H. Lintott, J. Eppiah, R. Haynes, J. Maxted and M. Dyche.

Northampton Town could not rely on the presence of H. Lintott (injured).

Substitutions

Northampton Town made 3 changes: T. Magloire for H. Lintott (40′), K. Bowie for B. Fox (68′) and J. Sowerby for J. O. Eppiah (84′).

Rochdale – Formation

Rochdale
G
R. O'Donnell 1.England
D
J. Ball 8.England
57'
D
S. Graham 15.England
90'
D
B. Nelson 16.Scotland
M
A. White 3.Republic of Ireland
M
T. Diagouraga 20.France
79' 60'
M
J. Keohane 13.Republic of Ireland
M
E. Brierley 14.England
59'
M
A. Odoh 11.England
F
S. Quigley 18.England
F
D. Rodney 10.England
Substitutes
G
C. Slicker 22.Scotland
M
I. Henderson 40.England
M
T. Sinclair 17.England
79'
M
L. Kelly 7.Republic of Ireland
59'
M
C. Malley 27.England
M
F. Seriki 2.England
F
T. Campbell 19.England

Also Rochdale adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Jim Bentley played with: R. O’Donnell, A. White, J. Ball, S. Graham, B. Nelson, T. Diagouraga, J. Keohane, E. Brierley, A. Odoh, S. Quigley and D. Rodney.

They had on the bench: C. Slicker, I. Henderson, T. Sinclair, L. Kelly, C. Malley, T. Campbell and F. Seriki.

Substitutions

Rochdale made 2 changes: E. Brierley for L. Kelly (59′) and T. Diagouraga for T. Sinclair (79′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the League Two.​