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Newport County come up against away side Stockport County at Rodney Parade in the League Two fixture on Saturday.
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Newport County will be looking for an improved result here after the 2-0 League Two defeat in their last game at the hands of Mansfield Town.
Davis Keillor-Dunn (4', 52') scored for Mansfield Town.
Newport County have really been misfiring of late. Their sum of goals equals just 2 against opposition teams during the course of their previous six matches. In those games, Newport County have also seen the number of goals scored against them come to 7. Regardless, it remains to be seen if the trend will be sustained in this match or not.
Analysis of their past results shows that Newport County:
- are undefeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 3 league matches.
Stockport County will go into this encounter after a 2-0 League Two win with the downing of Colchester United in their last outing.
For Stockport County, the scorers were Kyle Wootton (44') and Callum Camps (46').
During their six most recent matches, Dave Challinor's Stockport County have found the back of the net 13 times thus yielding them a goals scored per game average of 2.17.
Coming into this meeting, Stockport County are undefeated in their last 6 league matches away from home.
Head to head
An examination of their past head-to-head meetings going back to 20/09/2011 shows us that Newport County have won 0 of these & Stockport County 3, with the tally of drawn games being 3.
An aggregate of 14 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 4 for The Exiles and 10 netted by The Hatters. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
The previous league fixture between these clubs was League Two match day 41 on 10/04/2023 which finished with the scoreline of Stockport County 4-0 Newport County.
The referee was Carl Brook.
Team News: Newport County
The Newport County boss Graham Coughlan will be thankful to have no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match with a fully injury-free squad to choose from.
Team News: Stockport County
Thanks to a completely healthy squad available for selection, the Stockport County boss Dave Challinor has zero fitness worries at all ahead of this match.
We’re of the opinion that Newport County should have enough to breach the defence of this Stockport County team, but a single goal likely won’t be enough to give them the result that they want.
We’re going for a 1-2 advantage for Stockport County at the end of this one. Expecting it to be very competitive.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Rodney Parade (7,850)
Captain: Ryan Delaney
Manager: Graham Coughlan
Competitions: League Two position 20, EFL Trophy (Group H - South)
⭐ Star Man: Will Evans
Typically taking up the Left Wing position, Will Evans was born in Wales. Having made a first senior appearance for Newport County in the 2022 - 2023 season, the dangerous Forward has managed to score 10 league goals in the League Two 2023 - 2024 campaign to date in 18 appearances.