David Pipe leaves Newport County

South Wales Argus: COBBLERS BLOW: Newport County AFC captain David Pipe in action against Northampton Town

6:17pm Thursday 24th April 2014

FORMER Newport County AFC captain David Pipe has been released by the club with immediate effect.

New kit and sponsor for Edinburgh's Exiles

South Wales Argus: NEW LOOK: Christian Jolley and Aaron O'Connor model the new home and away kit

6:53pm Thursday 24th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC have revealed their new kit and new sponsor for the 2014/15 season - Mr Tom peanut bars.

County shouldn't have sold Conor Washsington, says hall-of-famer Len Ashurst

South Wales Argus: WANTED MAN: Newport County striker Conor Washington

10:24am Thursday 24th April 2014

FORMER Newport County manager Len Ashurst says the decision to sell Conor Washington in January has cost the Exiles in the League Two run-in.

Porter: We all fear for our futures at County

South Wales Argus: ON THE ROAD: Max Porter is keen to get away from the Rodney Parade pitch problems

6:01am Thursday 24th April 2014

Max Porter insists Newport County players have everything to play for with their futures on the line in the remaining two games of the campaign.

County set to unveil new kit at fans' forum event

South Wales Argus: NEW LOOK: Newport County’s new kit for their return to the Football League modelled by, from left, David Pipe, Byron Anthony and Tony James

2:58pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC fans are invited to the club's new kit launch for the 2014/15 season at Rodney Parade tomorrow night.

Ex-County winger Leighton James recovering after mild stroke

2:47pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

FORMER Wales and Newport County winger Leighton James is recovering at home after suffering a mild stroke.

Defender Blake fumes at penalty

South Wales Argus: Darcy Blake heads clear (4974652)

7:16am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

NEWPORT County defender Darcy Blake admits he was angry over the award of a contentious penalty in Monday’s 1-1 draw with Burton Albion.

Dack reveals unbeaten aim

6:17pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

NEWPORT County assistant manager Jimmy Dack has revealed the Exiles are battling to stay undefeated for the rest of the campaign following a team meeting, writes Michael Pearlman.


South Wales Argus: Max Porter wins the header (5560907)

8:32pm Monday 21st April 2014

NEWPORT County’s players and management were angered after a controversial penalty denied them three points against promotion chasing Burton Albion, with assistant boss Jimmy Dack claiming the visitors ‘conned’ the referee.

County back to form on Parade

5:11pm Monday 21st April 2014


Rene Howe out to dent Brewers' promotion challenge

South Wales Argus: MOTIVATED: Rene Howe, left, aims to hurt his former club Burton Albion today

10:42am Monday 21st April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC striker Rene Howe is hoping to shake off a knee problem to halt his former club’s promotion charge this afternoon.

I can't wait to play at Rodney Parade again, says Aaron O'Connor

7:53am Monday 21st April 2014

AARON O’Connor’s injury nightmare finally ended at AFC Wimbledon on Friday and he’s targeting a dream return to Rodney Parade this afternoon.

Newport County boss Justin Edinburgh hints at possible change of heart over Mike Flynn

South Wales Argus: Mike Flynn (4974654)

6:29pm Friday 18th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh hinted that he could yet change his mind and offer captain Mike Flynn a new deal after the 2-2 draw at AFC Wimbledon.

Azza returns but County let victory get away from them

South Wales Argus: GOALSCORER: County's Chris Zebroski (picture from files)

6:11pm Friday 18th April 2014


LIVE: Wimbledon v County

South Wales Argus: Newport County v Wycombe Wanderers
First half shot from Christian Jolley (5376447)

1:18pm Friday 18th April 2014

FOLLOW all the action live from The Cherry Red Records Stadium in Kingston-upon-Thames as AFC Wimbledon host Newport County AFC in League Two. Kick-off 3pm

Robbie Willmott delighted to welcome Luton back to the Football League

South Wales Argus: EX-HATTER: Newport County’s Robbie Willmott is looking forward to facing his old club Luton next season

9:47am Friday 18th April 2014

A QUARTET of former AFC Wimbledon stars are all relishing facing their old club today with Newport County AFC but Robbie Willmott is already looking ahead to next season and facing Luton Town once again.

I've got nothing to prove to Wimbledon, says Christian Jolley

South Wales Argus: We need a goalscorer, says Exiles boss Justin Edinburgh

8:16am Friday 18th April 2014

CHRISTIAN Jolley insists he has nothing to prove to the club that deemed him not good enough for League Two as Newport County AFC head to AFC Wimbledon today.

John Aldridge is County's 'best ever'

South Wales Argus: HERO: John Aldridge in action for Newport County in 1983

3:31pm Thursday 17th April 2014

JOHN Aldridge has been voted the best player ever to represent Newport County in a special Football League poll.

Exiles and Dons an example to others, says Justin Edinburgh

South Wales Argus: DEFEAT: County boss Justin Edinburgh

10:47am Thursday 17th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh says tomorrow’s League Two clash with AFC Wimbledon can be an inspiration to any side that falls on hard times, writes Andrew Penman.

I want to stay on Parade, says Exiles ace Lee Minshull

South Wales Argus: Midfield ace Lee Minshull excited by County's fine form

9:34am Thursday 17th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC star Lee Minshull is looking to shine against former club AFC Wimbledon tomorrow as he attempts to convince manager Justin Edinburgh that he deserves a new contract.

Aaron O'Connor set to make Exiles return

South Wales Argus: Newport County's Aaron O'Connor scores their second goal of the game during the Blue Square Premier League Play-Off Final at Wembley Stadium, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday May 5, 2013. See PA story SOCCER Wrexham. Photo cre

3:06pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC fans could be in for an Easter treat at AFC Wimbledon on Good Friday with the potential return of striker Aaron O’Connor.

County fans relishing return of old friends Carl Zeiss Jena

South Wales Argus: FLASHBACK: Newport host Carl Zeiss Jena back in 1981

1:13pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC fans are looking forward to welcoming old rivals Carl Zeiss Jena to Rodney Parade this summer.

Conor Washington up for goal of the season prize

South Wales Argus: NOMINATED: Conor Washington in action for Newport County against Portsmouth in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy in November

12:28pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

FORMER Newport County AFC striker Conor Washington is in the running for this season’s Johnstone’s Paint Trophy Ultimate Finish award.

Exiles goalkeeper Lenny Pidgeley keen to stay on Parade

South Wales Argus: TOP STOPPER: Exiles goalkeeper Lenny Pidgeley

10:55am Tuesday 15th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC goalkeeper Lenny Pidgeley is ready to return to the starting XI at AFC Wimbledon on Good Friday and ready to commit his future to the club.

Power of three can help us end on a high, says Chris Zebroski

South Wales Argus: Newport County v Wycombe Wanderers
Chris Zebroski out runs Sam Wood (5376439)

9:42am Tuesday 15th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC top scorer Chris Zebroski believes he, Rene Howe and Christian Jolley can combine to ensure the Exiles end the season on a high.

Time running out for early bird Exiles season tickets

South Wales Argus: SUPPORT: Newport County fans watch the match against Fleetwood last month

2:50pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC supporters can purchase season tickets for the 2014/15 campaign at special early bird rates until Friday, May 2.

Newport's Lee Evans relishes another promotion party

South Wales Argus: GOING UP: Newport's Lee Evans has been promoted again with Wolves

4:09pm Monday 14th April 2014

NEWPORT’S Lee Evans is celebrating back-to-back promotions after Wolverhampton Wanderers regained their place in the Championship on Saturday.

Jolley admits he must re-establish himself as an Exile

South Wales Argus: Newport County v Wycombe Wanderers
Christian Jolley turns Sam Wood  (5376441)

5:43am Monday 14th April 2014

CHRISTIAN Jolley is looking to re-establish himself as a hot-shot striker at Newport County after finally ending his goal famine.

County hit safety mile marker

3:57pm Sunday 13th April 2014

NEWPORT County secured their League Two survival on London Marathon weekend and also ensured their duals with Wycombe Wanderers will represent significant mile markers their uneven debut season in League Two.

County 2 Wycombe 0

4:58pm Saturday 12th April 2014

A QUICK-FIRE double from Christian Jolley and Chris Zebroski saw Newport County ease their relegation fears.

Don't panic, says County striker Rene Howe

South Wales Argus: Newport County AFV v Scunthorpe United. Pictured is Newport County player Rene Howe. (4336457)

10:49am Saturday 12th April 2014

DON’T Panic! That is the message from Newport County AFC striker Rene Howe ahead of today’s crunch clash with Wycombe Wanderers, writes Andrew Penman.

Some players have been here too long, says Exiles boss

South Wales Argus: Justin Edinburgh happy with Exiles' progress

9:28am Saturday 12th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh is targeting a win over Wycombe Wanderers today before he can concentrate on planning for next season.

County hit by injury jinx again ahead of Wycombe clash

South Wales Argus: OUT: Byron Anthony

3:12pm Friday 11th April 2014

THE Newport County AFC injury jinx has struck again with the news that Byron Anthony has been ruled out of the run-in but Lenny Pidgeley could be fit to face Wycombe Wanderers tomorrow afternoon.

Byron Anthony ruled out of Exiles' run-in

South Wales Argus: PRAISE: Exiles boss Justin Edinburgh has lauded the recent form of defender Byron Anthony

1:32pm Friday 11th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC have suffered another injury blow with the news that Byron Anthony will not play again this season.

We owe the fans a home win, says County striker

South Wales Argus: DETERMINED: Newport County striker Shaun Jeffers

9:55am Friday 11th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC striker Shaun Jeffers says the players are desperate for a home win to reward the club’s fans for their support.

County target Blake stay

South Wales Argus: Darcy Blake (4871816)

6:02am Friday 11th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC are keen to swoop for defender Darcy Blake but fear they’ll be priced out in the battle to land the Wales cap, the Argus can reveal.

Exiles goalkeeper Ian McLoughlin's loan extended

11:51am Thursday 10th April 2014

MK DONS goalkeeper Ian McLoughlin will remain at Newport County AFC until the end of the season.

We're not safe yet, warns Exiles skipper Mike Flynn

South Wales Argus: WARNING: County captain Mike Flynn says Saturday's game is vital

10:25am Thursday 10th April 2014

CAPTAIN Mike Flynn says defeat on Saturday could spell disaster for Newport County AFC.

I've got big decisions to make this summer, says County boss

South Wales Argus: BULLISH: Newport County manager Justin Edinburgh

4:46pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh has again reiterated the need for major surgery to his squad this summer, writes Andrew Penman.

County secretary and media officer to depart

4:02pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC have announced that Tim Lane will be leaving the post of football secretary and media officer at the end of the current season due to relocation.

Plymouth boss full of sympathy over Rodney Parade pitch problems

1:15pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

PLYMOUTH Argyle manager John Sheridan admitted he feels sorry for Newport County AFC boss Justin Edinburgh over the state of the pitch at Rodney Parade.

VIDEO: Newport County 1 Plymouth 2

South Wales Argus: ATTACKING INTENT: Newport County's Ryan Jackson takes on the Plymouth defence

9:48pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

IT WAS another bad night on and off the pitch for Newport County AFC as Plymouth plundered three points at Rodney Parade.

LIVE: County v Plymouth

South Wales Argus: Mike Flynn (4974654)

7:06pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

FOLLOW all the action live from Rodney Parade as Newport County AFC host play-off hopefuls Plymouth Argyle in League Two. Kick-off 7.45pm

Porter desperate for County stay

South Wales Argus: Chesterfield fc v Newport County. newports score (5173185)

6:21am Tuesday 8th April 2014

NEWPORT County midfielder Max Porter is desperate to remain at Rodney Parade.

We've all got a point to prove, says Exiles star

South Wales Argus: DETERMINED: Newport County star Robbie Willmott wants to end the season on a high

12:46pm Monday 7th April 2014

NEWPORT County AFC star Robbie Willmott says he and his teammates need to produce another battling display against Plymouth Argyle tomorrow night to prove a point to their critics.

'Finish strong' - Edinburgh's challenge to County

6:51am Monday 7th April 2014

NEWPORT County manager Justin Edinburgh has challenged his side to finish strongly after securing possibly their best draw of the season at the weekend.

County earn valuable point at Chesterfield thanks to their own comeback kid

South Wales Argus: Chesterfield fc v Newport County. Marc Richards (5173170)

3:40pm Sunday 6th April 2014

ENZO Maccarinelli might have fallen short in his bid to become a real life Rocky Balboa on Saturday night, but Newport County fans will certainly have enjoyed their own redemption story this weekend.

Chesterfield 1 Newport 1

4:58pm Saturday 5th April 2014

A STUNNING strike from Max Porter with eight minutes remaining earned Newport a shock point at promotion chasers Chesterfield.

Exiles ace Ryan Burge in talks over new contract

South Wales Argus: Ryan Burge is pressured by Tom Nichols (4637955)

8:59am Saturday 5th April 2014

MIDFIELD playmaker Ryan Burge is in talks about a new contract with Newport County AFC ahead of today’s trip to promotion-chasers Chesterfield.

County stars sweating on new contracts for next season

South Wales Argus: County's Danny Crow fires warning to League Two rivals

10:47am Friday 4th April 2014

UP to 13 members of the Newport County AFC squad are playing for their future at the club, starting at Chesterfield tomorrow.

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