Brewers boss, Paul Peschisolido was impressed with his sides display in the 2-0 victory over Lincoln City last week and will mostly likely name an unchanged side on Saturday as they host Northampton at the Pirelli Stadium.
Michael Simpson looks to keep his place in the starting line up and will form a partnership with John McGrath in the midfield. Ryan Austin will likely stay at right back as Tony James and Guy Branston contiune there partnership in the heart of the defence.
Northampton were relegated from League 1 last year, are riding a two game winning streak and currently sit in sixth.
The Brewers will have a tough time if they want to keep another clean sheet as they face Cobbler`s leading striker, Adebayo Akinfenwa.
Paul Peschisolido on making changes to the squad, “If I think I can improve the team by making changes, that`s what I`ll do.”
Peschisolido on Adebayo Akinfenwa, “He`s a big strong boy so he may be a threat.”
Burton Albion Team News:
Unchanged side from the 2-0 away win last week at Lincoln City.
Aaron Webster is unlikely to make to the bench as he is still recovering from a calf injury and Keith Gilroy is still injured.
Player to watch: Greg Pearson
He will be looking to return to form and get back on the score sheet
Northampton Team News:
Unknown at this time
Player to watch: Adebayo Akinfenwa
He scored 15 goals last season and has 2 so far this season.
Match Facts & Stats
Goals Scored: 8
Goals Conceded: 5
Goals Scored: 7
Goals Conceded: 1
I predict a 1-1 draw
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