Find out everything you need to know ahead of our Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round tie against Manchester City in this article!

Early Entry - Turnstiles Open From 3.30pm


All supporters are encouraged to enter Rodney Parade as early as possible to avoid unnecessary congestion.

So why not start soaking up the pre-match atmosphere inside the stadium from 3:30pm, Exiles? 

Grab your spot on the terrace or all of the pre-match food and drink you need well ahead of kick-off to make sure everyone can get in to the Ground quickly and safely.


Supporters Village - Next to the Marquee


With three bars, two food outlets as well as a NCAFC pop up shop, the Supporters Village is the place to be ahead of kick-off! 

Supporters with tickets for the North Stand, North Terrace and Rodney road terrace will have access to this area.

Whilst the Marquee is for Hospitality guests only up until kick off, all supporters will be able to visit it after the match for post-match refreshment.


MATCH PREVIEW - Manchester CIty


Find out all of the facts and statistics ahead of this Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round encounter by reading Ryan Robinson's Preview!



Half Time Draw

The new and improved Half Time Draw is still going strong.  Last week’s winner walked away with half the money raised whilst the two runners up took home fantastic prizes such as money off at the Club Shop and two free cinema tickets.

You can find out exactly what prizes are available and how you can be a winner without actually winning by clicking on the link below.

Find out more about the Half Time Draw


First Time at Rodney Parade?

 Rodney Parade is located right in the heart of the City meaning there's always plenty to do before and after a game.  We aim to create a fantastic atmosphere throughout the whole ground to allow you to really enjoy your time in Newport.

For more information on what's on around the city, good places to eat, and parking and directions, please check out our First Time Visits and Families page for more information.




Order of Events

12.00pm - Ticket Office opens

12.30pm - Programmes and Half Time Draw Tickets on sale

12.45pm - Here to Help Volunteers available to assist supporters.

2.30pm - Hospitality opens (Marquee and Bisley)

2.30pm - Supporters Village (Next to Marquee) opens

3.30pm - Turnstiles opens

4.30pm - Teams are announced

4.45pm - Teams come out to warm up

5.30pm - Kick Off vs Manchester City

6.15pm - Half Time*

6.30pm - Second Half begins*

7.15pm - Full Time*

* Times are not exact as the referee can award a different length of added time at the end of each half. 


Tickets for this match are no longer available...

so make sure you're following the Club's social media accounts for behind the scenes action and match updates.  You can also listen to the match live at the match centre.


📺 Don't forget, this match is all ticket and supporters without tickets are advised not to travel.  This match will be televised on BT Sport 2