Cobblers boss hopes his first win as manager is the springboard for further successes.
Sports fans in Northampton have been celebrating a double success in rugby and football
League Two promotion push pleases Northampton Town manager
Northampton Town chairman David Cardoza has been talking about the decision to make Chris Wilder their new manager. Speaking at a press conference he said "it's a real coup to get him"
Northampton Town's new manager Chris Wilder has been talking about his decision to leave Oxford United for Sixfields. The press conference is still going on. We'll have more details as the morning goes on
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A news conference will take place at Sixfields later this morning
Northampton Town have revealed there will be a Press Conference this morning, where they are expected to unveil Chris Wilder as the club's new manager.
Northampton Town look set to name a successor to former manager Aidy Boothroyd.
The Cobblers have agreed a compensation deal with Oxford United over boss Chris Wilder who resigned at the weekend.
Wilder, 46, resigned as Oxford boss on Saturday after five years in charge and has been targeted by Northampton, who have been without a permanent manager since the sacking of Aidy Boothroyd on December 21.
Northampton are four points adrift at the bottom of Sky Bet League Two while Oxford are sixth in the same division.
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Crawley Town defender James Hurst has joined League Two outfit Northampton Town on a month's loan.
The 21-year-old came through the academy system at West Brom, before signing his first professional contract at Portsmouth in 2008.
The right-back joined Crawley last summer after a spell at Icelandic club Valur, but has struggled for first team minutes with the Reds.
Hurst could in line to make his Cobblers debut tomorrow when Northampton travel to Torquay United in a pivotal clash at the bottom of the table.
Northampton Town have released veteran striker Clive Platt after the club decided to terminate his contract.
The 36-year-old has struggled with injuries during this campaign after picking up a calf problem towards the end of last season.
Former MK Dons and Colchester United forward Platt scored eight goals during his time at Sixfields.
Northampton Town have completed the loan signings of Sheffield United defender Sean McGinty and Fleetwood Town winger Matty Blair.
Both players have joined on initial month-long loan deals.
Republic of Ireland under 21 international McGinty started his career at Manchester United, although he never made a first team appearance at Old Trafford.
Meanwhile, Blair only moved to Fleetwood Town last summer following an impressive spell at York City.
Chairman speaking today has reiterated that no one has yet been offered the manager's job and that AK can bring in loan & permanent signings
David Cardoza chairman of Northampton Town, said the club won't rush to appoint the successor to Aidy Boothroyd.
Speaking on the club's website he said:
Andy King is doing a terrific job steadying the ship," he said in a Cobblers Player interview on Sunday.
"The spirit in the last 3 away games has really pleased me. I expected Andy would do well, and with Tim and the other staff I am reasonably relaxed with the managerial situation."
He added that they wanted to ensure the club retained its league status.
"I am sorry we are in this position again, but we are where we are. The redevelopment is great but the only thing that matters in the next few months is retaining our Football League status."