Cov sneak peek

Ready for some Bank Holiday football, Exiles? Coventry are the visitors in a Sky Bet League 2 match that should be a fantastic occasion. Take a look at what you will be reading about in the Matchday programme below!

We begin this matchday programme, as we begin every matchday programme, with a few words from the Manager Michael Flynn. This week the Gaffer speaks all about our opponents Coventry, our record going in to this match and how important the home games are as we go in to the business end of the season. 


Newport County AFC were delighted to welcome organ donation charity Believe at the Wales National Velodrome last week. The entire squad and management staff learnt all about Organ Donation and the benefits it can have on people's lives. 


Norman Parselle takes us through the Soccer Tots Programme as well as the Easter Holiday half term sessions and what is on offer for local children all over Newport.


Find out all about the Match Sponsor's New Clad, Ball Sponsor's Whiteheads Sports Social Club and Phil Bessant Ltd as well as latest information about County Lottery, Half Time Draw and Subscription Draw.



In this week's 'County Academy' section of the programme, Will Pritchard sat down with Jay Foulston and Lewis Collins after their trip to Croatia with the Wales Under-19's.



Have a read of an interview with Newport County AFC's Media Apprentice Ben Catton and what it is like to be a trainee at a football club.


Club Journalist, Ryan Robinson takes us through the 2-0 loss to Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley and the 5-0 loss Mansfield. 


The Club's Chief Scout tells us about his week and gives us a little insight to our visitors Coventry City as well as his recent trip to Monday's opponents Chesterfield. 


In the ever-popular, Today's the Day article, Phil Tanner looks back at the 0-0 draw to Dartford back in 2013.


Chris Shingler's Amber in the Attic takes us back to the a real collectors item and a match with Coventry not long after the end of the Second World War. 



Our Junior Exiles Pull Out are the most entertaining pages in the programme! Fun for all of the family, have a go at the games, quizzes and brain-teasers that make this pull out the brilliant fun it is known for!

Also, if you turn to the centre page you can decorate your wall with a poster all about this weekend's County kids take over.



In the final pages of the Programme, we take an in-depth look at our visitors.  From Club Legends, to played-for-both, through famous fans, recent results and a view from the fans' forum, Richard Taylor tells us all we need to know about our opponents.