Football League Youth Alliance action
Northampton Town's youth team took on Crawley Town at Moulton College on Saturday in the Football League Youth Alliance.
A young Cobblers side were beaten 2-1 but coach Craig Hinton praised the all round performance of his side.
"We had a very young side out there today and overall I was pleased with the performance," he said.
"It was a good learning experience and it was a good chance for us to look at some of the other players coming through."