Newport County AFC

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Indeed, this is the Newport County AFC information page from Football HQ

  • Newport County Results

    Cheltenham Town 1 - 1 Newport County
    Newport County 0 - 0 Salford City
  • Newport County Fixtures

    Oldham Athletic 15:00 Newport County

Results & Fixtures For Newport County AFC

Football HQ brings you the Newport County Football Club results service together with a fixture list as we see above. However, should you wish to see the current league position for Newport County, click here.

Club Information, In Brief

To begin with, Newport County are a football team from South Wales. However, they play in the English Football League System. The club came into existence in 1912 but went out of business in 1989. However shortly after, the club reformed. The club indeed play their home games in an amber and black strip at Rodney Parade. With a decent capacity of 7,850, the atmosphere at the stadium can be very inviting when the club is performing.

Newport County have very few major honours but have won the Welsh Cup in 1980. They also won the FAW Premier Cup in 2008 and the Hellenic League Cup in 1990. Obviously, Newport have won many minor cups in their history and the fans respect the achievements. Just to point out that the fans can refer to themselves as the Amber Army. But, the club’s nicknames are The County, The Exiles, The Port and The Ironsides.

Newport County’s traditional rivals are Cardiff City but they have lesser rivals in Bristol City, Bristol Rovers and Swansea City. However, the gulf between the clubs mean they rarely meet nowadays.

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