Club legend Theo Foley signed for the Cobblers almost 60 years ago, but his unique and inspiring story still chimes for many fans and aspiring footballers.
Signed off a recommendation, Efon Elad had it all to prove in a Cobblers shirt, quickly becoming a fans' favourite who would be remembered by supporters for years to come.
Cobblers academy graduate Alex Dyer made his professional debut in claret and white, before playing in the Swedish top-flight and for the Montserrat national team.
After moving from Canada to England, Carlo Corazzin became a proven goalscorer for club and country, spending two fruitful years at the Cobblers.
Former Cobblers trialist Pedj Bojic made over 100 appearances and won promotion with the club, going on to thrive in his homeland Australia both on and off the field.
Over the coming weeks and months, we're going to feature different players who have worn the claret and white of Northampton Town and succeeded in the game overseas.