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County boss confirms backroom staff

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5:21pm Friday 3rd July 2015

NEWPORT County AFC manager Terry Butcher has confirmed the appointments of Russell Osman and Steve Marsella as he continues to build his team on and off the pitch.

I'm proud of my achievements with County, says Mike Flynn

Campaign Series: Newport County AFC versus Wycombe Wanderers
BALL CONTROL Newport County's Mike Flynn (9105102)

5:07pm Friday 26th June 2015

FORMER player and youth development coach Mike Flynn says he is proud of everything he achieved at his home-town club.

Medy Elito third signing of the day for County

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8:04pm Thursday 25th June 2015

NEWPORT County AFC manager Terry Butcher has completed his third signing of the day with the capture of Zaire-born winger Medy Elito from Dutch second tier side VVV Venlo.

County appoint new academy manager

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5:02pm Thursday 25th June 2015

NEWPORT County have today appointed Grant Kalahar as academy manager.

Ex-Yeovil duo agree to join County

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4:49pm Thursday 25th June 2015

NEWPORT County AFC manager Terry Butcher has further boosted his squad with the addition of former Yeovil Town duo Nathan Ralph and Seth Nana Twumasi.

County Supporters Trust in takeover talks with Les Scadding

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3:15pm Wednesday 24th June 2015

SOURCES at the Newport County AFC Supporters Trust and Supporters Direct have confirmed that the Trust is in talks with former chairman Les Scadding about a potential takeover of the club.

Exiles snap up Tranmere defender

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12:14pm Wednesday 24th June 2015

TRANMERE Rovers defender Danny Holmes has agreed to sign for Newport County AFC, subject to a medical.

Alex Rodman backed to be a star for the Exiles

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5:00pm Sunday 21st June 2015

FORMER Newport County AFC manager Dean Holdsworth has backed Alex Rodman to become a firm fans’ favourite at Rodney Parade.

Exiles boss urges birthday boy Regan Poole to stay at Rodney Parade

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6:00am Thursday 18th June 2015

TEENAGE star Regan Poole turns 17 today with Newport County AFC manager Terry Butcher urging him to reject a Premier League move and sign his first pro contract with the Exiles.

Andrew Hughes agrees new County contract

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3:59pm Wednesday 17th June 2015

DEFENDER Andrew Hughes has agreed a new one-year deal to remain at Newport County AFC, says manager Terry Butcher.

See who Newport County will play in 2015/16

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8:36am Wednesday 17th June 2015

NEWPORT County AFC full 2015/16 League Two fixture list revealed

Aaron O'Connor joins former County teammate Darren Jones at Forest Green

Campaign Series: Newport v Portsmouth.  Aaron O'Connor lines up for a shot on goal (15911801)

2:15pm Friday 12th June 2015

FORMER Newport County AFC striker Aaron O'Connor has signed a one-year deal at Conference club Forest Green Rovers.

Dean Holdsworth lands job in Ryman Premier League

Campaign Series: GOOD TIMES: Dean Holdsworth’s County celebrate promotion in 2010

12:14pm Wednesday 10th June 2015

FORMER Newport County AFC manager Dean Holdsworth has landed a new job as director of football at Brentwood Town in the Ryman Premier League.

County to host QPR in pre-season friendly

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4:02pm Friday 29th May 2015

QUEENS Park Rangers have announced that they will travel to Rodney Parade to take on Newport County AFC in a pre-season friendly on Sunday, July 26 (kick-off 2pm).

Dragons sign up Newport skipper Ollie Griffiths

Campaign Series: Dragons in Premiership Sevens. Ollie Griffiths powers for the line. (8633312)

2:00pm Friday 22nd May 2015

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons have confirmed the signings of Newport RFC captain Ollie Griffiths and Ebbw Vale star Carl Meyer on professional contracts at Rodney Parade.

World cup dream over for Gavin Henson

Campaign Series: CONTROVERSIAL: Gavin Henson

12:51pm Thursday 21st May 2015

GAVIN Henson’s world cup jinx struck again last night as he suffered a broken shin to end his slim hopes of a return to Warren Gatland’s Wales squad.

Newport's Ellis Harrison delighted to be back in Football League

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11:56am Thursday 21st May 2015

NEWPORT’S Ellis Harrison is still on cloud nine after his Wembley goal helped Bristol Rovers bounce back to the Football League at the first attempt.

We tried our best to keep Darren Jones, says Exiles boss

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1:17pm Friday 15th May 2015

NEWPORT County AFC manager Terry Butcher says the club tried their best to keep captain Darren Jones but could not match Forest Green Rovers' financial strength.

County must keep coach Hatswell, says Tony James

Campaign Series: WARNING: County assistant manager Wayne Hatswell

12:15pm Friday 15th May 2015

FORMER Newport County AFC star Tony James says new manager Terry Butcher would be making a big mistake if he got rid of coach Wayne Hatswell.

Argus player of the year Darren Jones could join Exiles exodus

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5:15pm Thursday 14th May 2015

CAPTAIN Darren Jones has won the readers’ vote to be named the South Wales Argus Newport County AFC player of the year – but he may well have played his last game for the club.

County 0 Oxford 1

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5:01pm Saturday 2nd May 2015

TEN-MAN Newport County AFC concluded their League Two campaign with a disappointing 1-0 home defeat to Oxford United.

Kevin Feely signs new contract at County

Campaign Series: REGULAR: Kevin Feely has been a fixture in the County defence this season

7:35pm Friday 1st May 2015

DEFENDER Kevin Feely has agreed a new contract to remain at Newport County AFC for another year.

Terry Butcher will take us forward, say County chiefs

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3:52pm Friday 1st May 2015

DIRECTOR Howard Greenhaf and chairman Les Scadding are confident that new manager Terry Butcher is the right choice to help Newport County AFC progress.

I want to build this club like Inverness, says Terry Butcher

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12:32pm Friday 1st May 2015

NEW manager Terry Butcher believes Newport County AFC can enjoy the same sort of success he inspired at Inverness Caledonian Thistle in the Scottish Premier League.

Terry Butcher is new County manager

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10:31pm Thursday 30th April 2015

NEWPORT County AFC have tonight confirmed that Terry Butcher has been appointed as the club's new manager.

Sean McGoldrick back in WSB action tonight

Campaign Series: GOING FOR GOLD: Newport's Sean McGoldrick in action against South Africa's Ayabonga Sonjica

12:20pm Thursday 16th April 2015

NEWPORT’S Sean McGoldrick will represent the British Lionhearts tonight as they take on the Cuba Domodores in their final home match of the season in the World Series of Boxing (WSB).

We've slipped up but we won't give up, says Miles Storey

Campaign Series: 14.02.15 - Wycombe Wanderers v Newport County -  Sky Bet League 2 - 
Miles Storey on the attack for Newport.

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4:20pm Wednesday 15th April 2015

STRIKER Miles Storey says Saturday’s home clash with Dagenham & Redbridge is the biggest game of the season for Newport County AFC.

Nothing to lose against Bury and Southend, says skipper

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6:00pm Friday 10th April 2015

CAPTAIN Darren Jones says Newport County AFC have nothing to lose against promotion rivals Bury and Southend United over the next four days.

No fears over picking young stars, says Jimmy Dack

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4:10pm Friday 10th April 2015

NEWPORT County AFC manager Jimmy Dack says he will not be afraid to give youth a chance at the business end of the season.

Ryan Jackson set for Exiles return

Campaign Series: DETERMINED: County defender Ryan Jackson

10:37am Friday 10th April 2015

NEWPORT County AFC hope to have defender Ryan Jackson fit and available for tomorrow’s home clash with promotion rivals Bury.

Time to get back to hockey

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11:40am Thursday 9th April 2015

NOW that Easter is behind us it’s time to ditch the choccy and get back to hockey.

Wales U21s v Bulgaria U21s: As it happened

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6:36pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

Follow all the action live as Wales under-21s begin their Euro 2017 qualification campaign against Bulgaria under-21s at the Cardiff City Stadium. Kick-off 7pm

Accrington investigate 'alleged racist incident' after County match

Campaign Series: 27.03.15 - Accrington Stanley FC v Newport County FC -  Sky Bet League 2 - 
Aaron O'Connor goes close with a near post effort.

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4:37pm Monday 30th March 2015

ACCRINGTON Stanley are investigating an “alleged racist incident” following Friday night’s defeat to Newport County AFC.

Israel 0 Wales 3

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7:05pm Saturday 28th March 2015

AARON Ramsey and Gareth Bale combined to see off Israel as Wales took a huge step towards their aim of qualifying for Euro 2016.

ACCRINGTON 0 NEWPORT COUNTY 2

Campaign Series: 27.03.15 - Accrington Stanley FC v Newport County FC -  Sky Bet League 2 - 
Aaron O'Connor battles against the Stanley defenders.

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10:09pm Friday 27th March 2015

WHO needs a new striker? Aaron O’Connor and substitute Shaun Jeffers both found the net as Newport County AFC sealed a vital three points at Accrington Stanley.

Accrington v County: As it happened

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6:59pm Friday 27th March 2015

Follow all the action from the Crown Ground as Accrington Stanley host Newport County AFC in League Two. Kick-off 7.45pm

Miles Storey aims to repay manager's faith

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9:10pm Thursday 26th March 2015

NEWPORT County AFC striker Miles Storey says he wants to repay the faith manager Jimmy Dack has shown in him by helping the Exiles over the line in the race for a play-off place.Accrington Stanley v Newport County, The Crown Ground, kick-off 7.45pm

Regan Poole celebrates win with Wales under-17s

Campaign Series: PROSPECT: Regan Poole made his County debut aged just 16

4:36pm Thursday 26th March 2015

NEWPORT County AFC defender Regan Poole started his third match in a week for Wales in the UEFA Under-17 Championship Elite Round in Russia.

One or two loan signings in the pipeline, says Jimmy Dack

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8:00pm Sunday 22nd March 2015

AFTER earning four points in a week against their promotion rivals, Newport County AFC manager Jimmy Dack is aiming for a further boost to his side’s play-off hopes with a double transfer swoop.

France drop Mathieu Bastareaud for Wales clash

Campaign Series: POWER RUNNER: France centre Mathieu Bastareaud

11:14am Wednesday 25th February 2015

CENTRE Mathieu Bastareaud has been dropped to the bench for France's Six Nations game against Wales in Paris on Saturday.

Max Porter nominated for Community Award after youth work

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3:14pm Friday 20th February 2015

NEWPORT County AFC completed a week of soccer schools for the half-term holiday yesterday with midfielder Max Porter coaching kids at West Monmouth School in Pontypool.

County's Regan Poole represents Wales u17s in Newport

Campaign Series: IN DEMAND: County's 16-year-old defender Regan Poole

4:54pm Tuesday 17th February 2015

NEWPORT County AFC academy star Regan Poole represented Wales under-17s in today’s friendly against the Czech Republic at Dragon Park in Newport.

We want Jimmy Dack to get the job, says stand-in skipper

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1:01pm Friday 13th February 2015

STAND-IN captain Darren Jones says the players all want caretaker boss Jimmy Dack to be the next full-time manager of Newport County AFC.

VIDEO: Byrne's late goal saves the day for Exiles

Campaign Series: Newport County v Tranmere. Miles Storey gets a shot away. (18231849)

9:55pm Tuesday 10th February 2015

MARK Byrne’s stunning equaliser earned Newport County AFC a thoroughly deserved point and ended a goal drought of more than seven hours.

County v Tranmere: As it happened

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5:49pm Tuesday 10th February 2015

Follow all the action live from Rodney Parade as Newport County AFC host Tranmere Rovers in League Two. Kick-off 7.45pm

County confirm Justin Edinburgh's departure

Campaign Series: GREAT NEWS: The players are all delighted that Justin Edinburgh is in charge of us and not Portsmouth today

12:58pm Saturday 7th February 2015

NEWPORT County AFC have today confirmed the departure of manager Justin Edinburgh to Gillingham.

Dan Lydiate eager to experience his own special night against England

Campaign Series: File photo dated 12/02/2012 of Dan Lydiate. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Tuesday April 30, 2013. Dan Lydiate has been named in the British and Irish Lions squad for the tour of Hong Kong and Australia, head coach Warren Gatland has announced. See

4:02pm Wednesday 4th February 2015

HAVING missed out on one of the best nights in Welsh rugby’s recent history Dan Lydiate is eager to experience the thrill of beating England once again tomorrow night.

Exiles boss expects quiet transfer deadline day

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10:10pm Sunday 1st February 2015

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh is expecting a quiet transfer deadline day tomorrow, despite suffering a third successive defeat on Saturday.

Exiles boss frustrated as defensive error proves costly

Campaign Series: 24.01.15 - Northampton Town v Newport County - Sky Bet League Two -
Justin Edinburgh of Newport County before kick off.
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7:09pm Saturday 31st January 2015

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh was left frustrated after a solitary defensive error sealed a third straight defeat for his side.

I'm a risk-taker, says Exiles' new signing

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2:49pm Friday 30th January 2015

NEW signing Miles Storey has described himself as a ‘risk-taker’ who aims to excite the crowd as he prepares to make his Newport County AFC debut tomorrow.

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