Match ends, Morecambe 0, Northampton Town 1.
Ivan Toney's third league goal of the season gave Northampton victory against Morecambe.
Northampton dominated the early stages of the game, and were rewarded when Toney headed in from eight yards.
Morecambe improved in the second half, but Paul Mullin could only drag wide after running in on goal.
Jordan Archer was forced into a late save when he tipped over from Alan Goodall's looping header, as Morecambe suffered a third successive defeat.
- 17FlemingSubstituted forMullinat 67'minutesBooked at 90mins
- 10WilliamsSubstituted forSampsonat 84'minutes
- 4KenyonSubstituted forGoodallat 45'minutes
- 23MohamedSubstituted forRavenhillat 85'minutes
- 11HackettSubstituted forCarterat 81'minutes
- 25ByromBooked at 20mins
- 19D'AthSubstituted forO'Tooleat 70'minutes
- Scott Duncan
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Morecambe 0, Northampton Town 1.
Attempt blocked. Paul Mullin (Morecambe) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
Paul Mullin (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.
Foul by Paul Mullin (Morecambe).
Ivan Toney (Northampton Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Shaun Beeley (Morecambe).
Ivan Toney (Northampton Town) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Jack Sampson (Morecambe).
Richard Ravenhill (Northampton Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Corner, Northampton Town. Conceded by Padraig Amond.
Corner, Northampton Town. Conceded by Ryan Edwards.
Attempt saved. Ivan Toney (Northampton Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Attempt missed. Ryan Watson (Northampton Town) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.
Corner, Morecambe. Conceded by Jordan Archer.
Attempt saved. Alan Goodall (Morecambe) header from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Substitution, Northampton Town. Richard Ravenhill replaces Kaid Mohamed.
Attempt blocked. Ryan Watson (Northampton Town) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
Substitution, Morecambe. Jack Sampson replaces Ryan Williams.
Alan Goodall (Morecambe) wins a free kick in the attacking half.