Match preview: Shrewsbury Town vs Imps

The Imps will aim to go a fourth match unbeaten when travelling to Shrewsbury Town on Saturday 19 August (3pm KO).

All the key information ahead of the Sky Bet League One encounter can be found in this match preview.


Around 300 tickets have been sold for the trip to Shrewsbury.

Pay on the day is available using cash only at the D M Recruitment Stand, with a £1 price increase for all ages over 14. Please note there are no cash machines in or near the stadium.


The match is available for live streaming internationally for just £10, or the equivalent cost in your local currency.

The feed includes expert commentary from the BBC Radio Lincolnshire sports team, including replays of key moments as well as match statistics and latest scores around the division.

Alternatively, UK-based supporters can listen to live match commentary using an iFollow Imps audio pass - which can be bought HERE.

iFollow Imps subscribers can watch all the reaction, including post-match interviews and match highlights.

City supporters unable to get to The Croud Meadow will also be able to follow the action with regular updates on the club’s official X (Twitter), Facebook and Instagram pages.


Nickname: Salop

Founded: 1886

Stadium: The Croud Meadow

Head coach: Matt Taylor

Top scorer: Tom Bayliss, Cheyenne Dunkley, Taylor Perry, Ryan Bowman (one goal)

League position: 7th


Northampton Town 2-2 Imps

Sky Bet League One

Imps: Jensen, Brown (Walker 46’), Erhahon, Hackett (Smith 76’), Hamilton (Bishop 76’), Mandroiu (Sorensen 66’), O’Connor ©, Burroughs, House, Eyoma (Jackson 90’), Roughan. Subs (not used): Wright, Duffy.

Shrewsbury Town 2-1 Burton Albion

Sky Bet League One

Shrewsbury: Marosi; Anderson, Feeney, Dunkley, Winchester, Kenneh, Bayliss, Perry (Bennett 88’), Shipley (Flanagan 90+3’), Bowman, Udoh (Benning 82’). Subs (not used): Burgoyne, Sobowale, Hernes, Watts.


Shrewsbury: WLW

Imps: LWD


Hear from the head coach below…


Shrewsbury: Home

Imps: Away


Referee: Ross Joyce

Assistant referee: Kevin Mulraine

Assistant referee: Daniel Robinson

Fourth official: Declan O'Shea

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