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Sixfields Stadium (ATT 3,812) 25th March 2014 - Kick off 19:45

Northamptn Northampton Town vs AFC Wimbledon AFC W'don

Northamptn 2

D Carter (pen 29, 79)

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AFC W'don 2

G Francomb (14)
J Midson (S/O 28)
S Moore (90+6)

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Last Updated: 24/03/14 4:19pm

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Leon McSweeney: Back in the fray

Leon McSweeney: Back in the fray

Team news for Tuesday's League Two clash between Northampton Town and AFC Wimbledon at Sixfields Stadium.

Northampton boss Chris Wilder will welcome back Leon McSweeney when the Cobblers entertain AFC Wimbledon at Sixfields.

The former Hartlepool man missed Saturday's 1-1 draw at Morecambe with a back strain but should return to the starting XI in place of Ben Tozer who deputised at the Globe Arena.

Chris Hackett was taken off early at the weekend with a recurring heart problem but, despite that, Cobblers boss Wilder confirmed the former Millwall winger will be available.

Huddersfield loanee Cristian Lopez continues to wait patiently for his first start having made two appearances from the bench following his arrival from the Terriers.

Jake Nicholson and Danny Hylton may have earned places in AFC Wimbledon's starting line-up for the trip to Northampton.

Boss Neal Ardley has no new injury worries but plenty of selection dilemmas following Saturday's dramatic 4-3 win over Cheltenham.

Midfielder Nicholson climbed off the bench to score a debut goal and on-loan Rotherham striker Hylton netted twice as a substitute.

The Dons are again set to be without Aaron Morris, Kevin Sainte-Luce (both hamstring) and Callum Kennedy (ankle) as well as long-term absentees Rhys Weston (knee) and Charlie Strutton (broken leg).

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Table

Sky Bet League 2

Sky Bet League 2
Pos Team P Pts
1 Wycombe Wanderers 18 35
2 Burton Albion 18 35
3 Luton Town 18 34
4 Shrewsbury Town 18 33
5 Southend United 18 31
6 Plymouth Argyle 18 30
7 Bury 18 30
8 Newport County AFC 18 28
9 Exeter City 18 27
10 Portsmouth 18 26
11 Morecambe 18 26
12 Accrington Stanley 18 26
13 Cambridge United 18 24
14 Northampton Town 18 24
15 Stevenage 18 24
16 AFC Wimbledon 18 24
17 Mansfield Town 18 22
18 Cheltenham Town 18 22
19 Oxford United 18 20
20 York City 18 18
21 Dagenham & Redbridge 18 18
22 Carlisle United 18 18
23 Tranmere Rovers 18 12
24 Hartlepool United 18 12