Northampton’s stuttering promotion problem took one other hit on Tuesday after they had been held to a goalless draw by AFC Wimbledon at Sixfields.
The Cobblers dominated the sport however struggled to show possession into possibilities as they drew their third sport in a row, whereas Wimbledon performed a fourth 0-0 draw of their final six video games.
Northampton almost struck within the first minute when Sam Hoskins’ shot was blocked by Nik Tzanev at his close to publish earlier than the Wimbledon keeper additionally latched on to an effort from Marc Leonard.
Tzanev continued to be a busy man within the first half as he deftly denied Jon Guthrie from shut vary for 20 minutes earlier than making a extra routine save when Ben Fox forged a tame look in direction of the underside nook .
Northampton’s preliminary momentum faltered and Wimbledon grew into the sport, however the possibilities had been few and much between.
Alternatives had been decreased to a minimal within the second half as Mitch Pinnock obtained a maintain of him and Hoskins despatched a header into Tzanev’s gloves earlier than Will Hondermarck’s late shot was deflected vast vast.