Positive news on injured trio

Free Press Series: BACK AFTER INJURY: County midfielder Max Porter

5:29pm Thursday 21st August 2014

NEWPORT County have been boosted by the news that all of their injured players are closing in on a return to action, writes Michael Pearlman.

Andrew Hughes hails team spirit

Free Press Series: CHANCE TO SHINE: Andrew Hughes will start today

5:23pm Thursday 21st August 2014

NEWPORT County defender Andrew Hughes insists the spirit in the camp remains good at the Exiles despite their poor start to the campaign, writes Michael Pearlman.

Edinburgh promises changes and urges fans to stick with Exiles

Free Press Series: Newport County AFC versus Wycombe Wanderers
HE'S BEHIND YOU Justin Edinburgh points out the errors (9105148)

5:10pm Thursday 21st August 2014

NEWPORT County boss Justin Edinburgh is likely to make changes for Saturday’s clash with red-hot Burton Albion and has urged the fans to stick with his side.

Captain in the firing line as Exiles boss looks to shake things up

Free Press Series: Newport County AFC versus Wycombe Wanderers
CHASE DOWN County's Andy Sandell wins the ball (9105136)

9:25am Thursday 21st August 2014

CAPTAIN Andy Sandell could be dropped as Newport County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh looks to kick-start his side’s League Two campaign.

I have belief in myself and this squad, says Exiles boss

Free Press Series: Newport County's manager Justin Edinburgh during the Sky Bet League Two match at Sixfields Stadium, Northampton. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday August 10, 2013. See PA story SOCCER Northampton. Photo credit should read: Jon Buckle/PA

11:35am Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh is convinced that his side can bounce back from a winless start to the League Two season.

Mansfield 1 County 0

Free Press Series:

9:39pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

AN impressive 90 minutes from Newport County AFC counted for nothing after a calamitous first 90 seconds at Mansfield Town.

Live LIVE: Mansfield v County

Free Press Series:

7:40pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

FOLLOW all the action live from the One Call Stadium as Mansfield Town host Newport County AFC in League Two. Kick-off 7.45pm

Chris Zebroski ready to ruck and maul against Stags

Free Press Series: RETURN: Chris Zebroski is back in the squad to face Hartlepool tomorrow

9:42am Tuesday 19th August 2014

‘IF AT first you don’t succeed, try, try, try again’ goes the old proverb and Newport County AFC striker Chris Zebroski says he’s ready for a “rugby match” against Mansfield Town tonight.

Murray expecting a tough test from the Exiles

3:33pm Monday 18th August 2014

MANSFIELD Town are expecting a physical battle against Newport County at Field Mill tonight as the Exiles bid to find their first points of the campaign, writes Michael Pearlman.

Angry Exiles boss set to make changes at Mansfield

Free Press Series: Gloucester City versus Newport County (pre-season friendly)
RAGING Newport County's Justin Edinburgh is not happy with play (8396939)

7:36am Monday 18th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh is ready to wield the axe after Saturday’s shocking second half capitulation at Morecambe.

Wise old heads let County down at Morecambe

Free Press Series: (9376729)

3:12pm Sunday 17th August 2014

THIS was a game that had enough highs and lows for a whole season for Newport County AFC and their fans.

Morecambe 3 County 2

Free Press Series:

5:03pm Saturday 16th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC threw away a commanding position to lose 3-2 at bogey side Morecambe with Kevin Ellison once again a thorn in the side of the Exiles.

LIVE: Morecambe v County

Free Press Series:

2:20pm Saturday 16th August 2014

FOLLOW all the action live as Newport County AFC take on Morecambe at the Globe Arena in League Two. Kick-off 3pm

Yan Klukowski determined to make his mark in League Two

Free Press Series: STEP UP: Yan Klukowski in action against Reading in the Capital One Cup on TuesdayPicture: Andrew Orchard sports photography

9:40am Saturday 16th August 2014

HIS first week as a Football League player didn’t go quite to plan but new signing Yan Klukowski is convinced he can make a big impact for Newport County AFC.

Shaun Jeffers deserves his chance, says Jimmy Dack

Free Press Series: OFF THE MARK: Shaun Jeffers, left, celebrates with Kevin Feely at ReadingPicture: Andrew Orchard sports photography

9:17am Saturday 16th August 2014

STRIKER Shaun Jeffers has every chance of breaking into the starting XI for Newport County AFC according to assistant manager Jimmy Dack.

First goal was just the start for me, says County striker Shaun Jeffers

Free Press Series: OFF THE MARK: Shaun Jeffers, left, celebrates with Kevin Feely at ReadingPicture: Andrew Orchard sports photography

9:07am Friday 15th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC striker Shaun Jeffers has vowed to use his first goal for the club as a springboard to claim a regular starting place.

Exiles' Development Cup fixtures released

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10:58am Friday 15th August 2014

THE Football League has released the fixtures for the Final Third Development Cup group stages, writes Andrew Penman.

County out for revenge against Morecambe this weekend

Free Press Series: REVENGE MISSION: County striker Chris Zebroski should be fit to take on Morecambe again on Saturday

4:09pm Thursday 14th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC are on a revenge mission against Morecambe and danger man Kevin Ellison this weekend.

Reading game has done us good, says Jimmy Dack

Free Press Series: IMPROVED: County striker Rene Howe makes a break in the Capital One Cup tie at ReadingPicture: Andrew Orchard sports photography

6:24pm Thursday 14th August 2014

ASSISTANT manager Jimmy Dack believes the display in defeat at Reading has got Newport County AFC back on track ahead of the trip to Morecambe, writes Andrew Penman.

Gunter believes Newport bandwagon is just getting moving

Free Press Series: Newport's Aaron O'connor is denied by Reading keeper Alex McCarthy .  Capital one cup, round one match, Reading v Newport County at The Madejski Stadium in Reading, Berks on Tuesday 12th August 2014.pic by Andrew Orchard, Andrew Orchard sports pho

6:04am Thursday 14th August 2014

NEWPORT’S Chris Gunter believes the bandwagon has only just started rolling for his hometown club.

Minshull admits he had no cause to complain being dropped from side

6:36pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

LEE Minshull admits he had no cause for complaint after being dropped for County’s Capital One Cup clash at Reading, writes Michael Pearlman.

County's kids hammer the Pilgrims

Free Press Series: GOAL: Ben Brooks scored for Newport County under-18s at Bristol Rovers

3:41pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

NEWPORT County U18s continued their superb start to the season under Mike Flynn with a 7-2 victory against Plymouth Argyle in the Football League Youth Alliance Cup yesterday.

Willmott thinks County will win at Morecambe if they match Royals display

Free Press Series: Gloucester City versus Newport County (pre-season friendly)
FINE BALANCE Newport County's Robbie Willmott  (8396840)

2:06pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

NEWPORT County’s Robbie Willmott feels the Exiles will triumph at Morecambe on Saturday, if they can match their Capital One Cup performance at Championship Reading, writes Michael Pearlman.

County boss set to stick with three centre-backs

Free Press Series: GOAL: Shaun Jeffers, left, celebrates his first County strike with central defender Kevin Feely at Reading. Picture: Andrew Orchard sports photography

11:28am Wednesday 13th August 2014

LIKE Louis van Gaal and Harry Redknapp, Newport County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh believes that three centre-backs is the way forward for his club this season.

READING 3 COUNTY 1

Free Press Series: Newport's Mark Byrne is challenged by Reading's Michael Hector.  Capital one cup, round one match, Reading v Newport County at The Madejski Stadium in Reading, Berks on Tuesday 12th August 2014.pic by Andrew Orchard, Andrew Orchard sports photogra

10:12pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

NEWPORT County suffered a second two goal defeat in three days at Reading last night, but their performance couldn’t have been more different to the horror show against Wycombe.

Newport's Chris Gunter unlikely to face hometown club

Free Press Series: Wales Chris Gunter under pressure from Republic of Ireland's Jonathan Walters during the International Friendly at Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday August 14, 2013. See PA story SOCCER Wales. Photo credit

10:10am Tuesday 12th August 2014

NEWPORT’S Chris Gunter looks set to miss out on tonight’s cup clash with Newport County AFC as Reading manager Nigel Adkins gives youth a chance.

Great start to the season for County under-18s

Free Press Series: GOAL: Ben Brooks scored for Newport County under-18s at Bristol Rovers

4:02pm Monday 11th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC under-18s kicked off their Football League Youth Alliance campaign with a hard-fought 2-1 win away to local rivals Bristol Rovers on Saturday morning, writes Andrew Penman.

Edinburgh demands more

Free Press Series: Newport County AFC versus Wycombe Wanderers
HE'S BEHIND YOU Justin Edinburgh points out the errors (9105148)

6:41am Monday 11th August 2014

JUSTIN Edinburgh has called on his side to produce a big reaction to their bitterly disappointing opening season loss to Wycombe Wanderers.

County well beaten on miserable opening day: Full match report

Free Press Series: Newport County AFC versus Wycombe Wanderers
FANS Looking forward to the start of the season (9105094)

3:53pm Sunday 10th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC got a huge reality check as to the value of pre-season success with a turgid performance to begin their 2014/15 League Two campaign.

County 0 Wycombe 2

Free Press Series:

4:56pm Saturday 9th August 2014

NEWPORT County made a nightmare start to the new campaign after slipping to a shock 2-0 opening day defeat to Wycombe Wanderers at Rodney Parade.

County players gearing up for the new season

Free Press Series: FINE-TUNING: Garage owner Darren Jones, centre, with County teammates Danny Crow, Christian Jolley, Max Porter and Lee Minshull and, inset, on the pitch with Aaron O'Connor and Kevin Feely.Main picture: Michael Eden

10:27am Saturday 9th August 2014

AFTER an exhaustive pre-season campaign, Newport County AFC defender Darren Jones is ready for the real action to start this afternoon.

Ismail Yakubu ready to battle for starting spot for big kick-off

Free Press Series: BATTLE: County defender Ismail Yakubu faces competition for a starting place

9:24am Saturday 9th August 2014

DEFENDER Ismail Yakubu has vowed to fight for his place in the Newport County AFC side as he begins his fourth season with the club today.

MIKE FLYNN SAYS: It's great to be back on Parade

Free Press Series: ON PARADE: I can't wait to get back playing at home this afternoon

9:11am Saturday 9th August 2014

WELCOME to the new season Newport County fans!

Skipper Andy Sandell wants Exiles to break into top 10

Free Press Series: CONFIDENT: Newport County captain Andy Sandell

10:34am Friday 8th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC captain Andy Sandell is targeting a top-ten finish for the Exiles’ second season in League Two and he’s not ruling out a push for the play-offs.

Howe admits he was out of shape, but now he's raring to go

Free Press Series: GOAL: Striker Rene Howe got on the scoresheet at Evesham

6:30am Friday 8th August 2014

RENE Howe isn’t just returning to Rodney Parade as a new player, he’s a new man and ready to shine for the Amber Army.

Edinburgh relishing big kick off

Free Press Series: DETERMINED: Newport County manager Justin Edinburgh

12:33am Friday 8th August 2014

JUSTIN Edinburgh admits he’s in confident mood as he gears up for the new campaign.

Scadding backs Edinburgh for Premier League

Free Press Series: THOUGHTFUL Justin Edingburgh and Les Scadding in the new facilities at the old 'Amber Bar' area at Newport's former ground Spytty Park  (8827582)

5:59am Thursday 7th August 2014

NEWPORT County boss Justin Edinburgh has a job for as long as he wants it with Newport County AFC, but he’s set for a move to the Premier League or Championship in the future, according to Exiles chairman Les Scadding.

Edinburgh happy to play waiting game on signings

4:06pm Thursday 7th August 2014

JUSTIN Edinburgh is happy to play the waiting game in regard to strengthening his squad with new signings, writes Michael Pearlman.

Cwmbran striker available after Daggers pull plug on deal

Free Press Series: POTENTIAL: Striker Christian Doidge, left, playing for Croesyceiliog

4:45pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

CWMBRAN striker Christian Doidge has missed out on a move to Dagenham & Redbridge after the League Two club pulled out of a deal to sign him from Carmarthen Town, writes Andrew Penman.

We're ready to hit the ground running, says Exiles boss

Free Press Series: PROGRESS: County defender Byron Anthony

11:19am Wednesday 6th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh has declared himself happy with the club’s pre-season progress and he says his squad is ready for Saturday’s big kick-off.

County will regret letting striker slip away, says former favourite

Free Press Series: POTENTIAL: Striker Christian Doidge, left, playing for Croesyceiliog

10:13am Wednesday 6th August 2014

FORMER Newport County AFC hero Mark Aizlewood says the club is making a massive mistake in allowing local talent Christian Doidge to sign for a League Two rival.

Exiles to sign Canadian goalkeeper before Saturday

Free Press Series:

8:40am Wednesday 6th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh hopes to sign a back-up goalkeeper on a short-term deal before Saturday’s League Two opener against Wycombe Wanderers.

Former Exiles boss Anthony Hudson lands New Zealand job

Free Press Series: NEW JOB: Former Newport County AFC boss Anthony Hudson is now in charge of New Zealand

11:48am Tuesday 5th August 2014

FORMER Newport County AFC manager Anthony Hudson has been named as the new coach of New Zealand and he's vowed to take the All Whites back to the World Cup.

Sandell winning fitness battle for season opener

Free Press Series: Andy Sandell beats Conor Thomas (8748562)

6:15am Tuesday 5th August 2014

NEWPORT County will be boosted by the return of their skipper for the opening clash of their League Two campaign.

Ex-County goalkeeper Darlow set for the Premier League

Free Press Series: COUNTY KEEPER KARL DARLOW WHO MADE SOME TERRIFIC SAVES TO KEEP A CLEAN SHEET (8905884)

4:15pm Monday 4th August 2014

FORMER Newport County player Karl Darlow is set for the Premier League, as he closes in on a switch to Newcastle United.

Edinburgh confident County are in good shape

Free Press Series: Gloucester City versus Newport County (pre-season friendly)
RAGING Newport County's Justin Edinburgh is not happy with play (8396939)

3:04pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

NEWPORT County boss Justin Edinburgh feels the Exiles are in a position to emulate their fast start to life in League Two after a positive pre-season.

County too strong for West Ham United

Free Press Series:

5:17pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

NEWPORT County’s impressive pre-season was capped today with the Exiles completing an unbeaten summer period with a 3-0 win at a West Ham United development side.

County academy physio David Saunders in Team GB Aussie Rules squad

Free Press Series: County academy physio David Saunders, from Cwmbran, is in the GB squad to play in the Aussie Rules International Cup. Pictured is David practising at Llanwern High School. (8850592)

7:27am Saturday 2nd August 2014

HE’S normally found dealing with the aches and sprains of the Newport County AFC academy, but next week physio David Saunders will be representing Team GB in a prestigious Aussie Rules competition.

Edinburgh will field first and second half team at West Ham

12:02am Saturday 2nd August 2014

NEWPORT County boss Justin Edinburgh will play two completely different teams today as his side finish their pre-season programme at West Ham United.

Return to Newport is County's biggest 'signing'

Free Press Series: WE'RE BACK: Posing in Newport County's new facilities in the old Bar Amber area of Spytty Park are, from left, Justin Edinburgh, Howard Greenhaf, Les Scadding and Jimmy Dack, assistant manager (8827576)

6:52am Friday 1st August 2014

NEWPORT County boss Justin Edinburgh believes the club have made their “most important signing of the season,” after the club returned root and branch to their home city.








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