Hubertz seals victory~for Cobblers

Poul Hubertz's 13th goal of the season earned Northampton a 2-1 victory that was enough for Stuart Gray's side to leapfrog over Tranmere.

Last Updated: 03/05/08 at 20:08 Post Comment

Hubertz: Scored the winning goal

Hubertz: Scored the winning goal

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

The Cobblers got off to the perfect start when Adebayo Akinfenwa gave them a third-minute lead, scoring from close range after Rovers failed to deal with a Daniel Jones' cross.

Alex Dyer should have increased Town's lead after 27 minutes but he took too long after a quick break from Akinfenwa.

Antony Kay volleyed over from Shane Sherriff's cross while Colin Larkin almost grabbed a second for Northampton when his goal-bound shot was blocked.

Chris Dunne, making his Cobblers debut in place of the injured Mark Bunn, saved well at the near post to deny Andy Taylor, but was powerless to keep out Chris Greenacre's overhead kick after 43 minutes.

Jones went close on the hour when his free-kick was just off-target before Hubertz came off the bench to grab a 69th-minute winner, heading home a Jones free-kick.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

More Match Results

Tuesday, 31 March 2015
19:45
Bradford 0-1 Chesterfld Report
Sunday, 29 March 2015
14:15
Fleetwood 1-1 Preston Report
Saturday, 28 March 2015
15:00
Bradford 2-0 Oldham Report
Bristol C 2-2 Barnsley Report
Chesterfld 1-0 Walsall Report
Crawley 1-2 Gillingham Report
Leyton Or 3-1 Port Vale Report
Notts Co 2-2 Scunthorpe Report
Peterboro 0-1 Coventry Report
Rochdale 2-1 Yeovil Report

Footer 365

Italy 1-1 England: Andros Townsend equaliser keeps Roy Hodgson's side unbeaten this season

Substitute Andros Townsend rescued England's unbeaten post-World Cup record as his late goal in Turin earned a 1-1 draw.

Jack Wilshere, Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Debuchy step up Arsenal comebacks

Jack Wilshere scored as he stepped up his comeback from injury against a Brentford XI at Arsenal's training ground on Tuesday.

England's Andros Townsend happy to silence critics with equaliser in Italy

Andros Townsend was delighted to repay Roy Hodgson's faith with the equalising goal as England drew in Italy on Tuesday.

Mail Box

Why Do Arsenal Have So Many 'Internet Warriors'?

The Mailbox has an open letter from Liverpool's Raheem Sterling, questions Phil Jones' bulldog spirit and asks: "Why do Arsenal have so many "internet warriors?"

It's All Just A Ruse By The 'Southern Press'...

A varied Tuesday morning Mailbox, with thoughts on the England U21s, a Sterling ruse, Kane realism, Wenger coaching youth and enjoying the charity match...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company