Northampton Town have been confirmed Champions of Sky Bet League 2Northampton Town have been confirmed as Champions of Sky Bet League 2.
The Cobblers promotion was confirmed last Saturday after a 2-2 draw with Bristol Rovers left them with an unassailable lead over fourth place.
Chris Wilder’s side have been in an automatic promotion spot since mid-November, and have led League 2 since mid January.
A number of club records have fallen by the wayside during this remarkable season, and more could yet follow in the remaining weeks.
2016/17 will be the first time Northampton Town have played in the third tier of English football since 2009 while this is the first title won by the club since 1986/87.