Posh to host Northampton on Friday night

Peterborough United will now host local rivals Northampton Town in their League One fixture on Friday, April 16 (7pm kick off).

Sunday, 11th April 2021, 12:57 pm
Sammie Szmodics should be back for Posh v Cobblers on Friday evening.
Sammie Szmodics should be back for Posh v Cobblers on Friday evening.

The game has been moved forward to avoid a clash with the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh which is scheduled for 3pm on Saturday, April 17.

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Posh are second in League One following their 3-0 win at Swindon yesterday. Northampton are just outside the relegation zone after a 1-1 home draw with fellow strugglers Bristol Rovers.

Posh expect to have a fully fit squad with the exception of goalkeeper Christy Pym. Forward Sammie Szmodics is fit to return after missing the Swindon win with a dhoulder injury.