County v Northampton is ON

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TODAY'S Newport County versus Northampton Town match has beaten the weather and is ON (kick off 3pm).

Both clubs have this morning confirmed Rodney Parade is playable and the League Two clash goes ahead.

The news follows extensive work on the pitch by the grounds staff.

The match will be County's first at home since December 10 following postponements against Wimbledon and Oxford.

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10:12am Sat 4 Jan 14

Cwmsteve says...

WELL DONE THE GROUND STAFF!!!!!
WELL DONE THE GROUND STAFF!!!!! Cwmsteve
  • Score: 3

10:13am Sat 4 Jan 14

swrxp09 says...

I would love the game to go ahead as the club have worked tirelessly to get this game on,but, according to the clubs Facebook page " subject to no further rain the game will go ahead" . Weather forecast for Newport is 100 per cent chance of rain.
I would love the game to go ahead as the club have worked tirelessly to get this game on,but, according to the clubs Facebook page " subject to no further rain the game will go ahead" . Weather forecast for Newport is 100 per cent chance of rain. swrxp09
  • Score: 0

11:01am Sat 4 Jan 14

keithbob says...

at last,a game on at the parade.barring another monsoon we are all systems go thanks to the great work by the groundstaff.!.some goals by our forwards now would be perfect!
at last,a game on at the parade.barring another monsoon we are all systems go thanks to the great work by the groundstaff.!.some goals by our forwards now would be perfect! keithbob
  • Score: 2

11:17am Sat 4 Jan 14

County says...

swrxp09 wrote:
I would love the game to go ahead as the club have worked tirelessly to get this game on,but, according to the clubs Facebook page " subject to no further rain the game will go ahead" . Weather forecast for Newport is 100 per cent chance of rain.
That should not be taken literally, another millimetre of rain won't cause the game to be called off.
[quote][p][bold]swrxp09[/bold] wrote: I would love the game to go ahead as the club have worked tirelessly to get this game on,but, according to the clubs Facebook page " subject to no further rain the game will go ahead" . Weather forecast for Newport is 100 per cent chance of rain.[/p][/quote]That should not be taken literally, another millimetre of rain won't cause the game to be called off. County
  • Score: 2

12:45pm Sat 4 Jan 14

llandaff says...

Well done to the grounds staff. I can now get in my car in Bristol and head across the bridge!!!. Severn Bridge toll company is offering assisted mortgages for the new 2014 toll fees.
See you all at 3-00pm. Top 5 by tea time please!!
Well done to the grounds staff. I can now get in my car in Bristol and head across the bridge!!!. Severn Bridge toll company is offering assisted mortgages for the new 2014 toll fees. See you all at 3-00pm. Top 5 by tea time please!! llandaff
  • Score: 1

1:03pm Sat 4 Jan 14

County says...

Newport City Radio will be covering the match after all.
Newport City Radio will be covering the match after all. County
  • Score: 1

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