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ACADEMY| Newport County AFC Academy Achieve EPPP Category 3 Status

23 May 2018

Following an application to the English Football League and the Premier League last week, the Club is pleased to announce that it has been granted EPPP Category 3 Academy status ahead of the 2018/19...

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ACADEMY| The Young Exiles 2017/18 Season in Review

7 May 2018

On Saturday, Momodou Touray became the sixth U18 Academy Player to make their first team debut this season. Add to that three international call-ups and it's been a good year for the Academy. In...

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ACADEMY REPORT| Young Exiles score four in win over Forest Green Rovers

22 April 2018

Will Pritchard recaps a fantastic victory for the Newport County AFC Academy who ran away four two winners with a dominant performance away at Forest Green Rovers.

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ACADEMY| County snatch dramatic late equaliser in 4-4 thriller vs Cheltenham Town

2 April 2018

Our U18 side produced an outstanding comeback from 3-1 down at half-time to claim a vital point in the 90th minute. Modou Touray’s injury-time penalty meant that County drew 4-4 with Cheltenham Town...

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ACADEMY| Jay Foulston and Lewis Collins look back at U19s International Experience in Croatia

1 April 2018

Academy scholars Jay Foulston and Lewis Collins were called up to the Wales U19 squad, following impressive seasons respectively. Our Academy Press Officer, Will Pritchard, caught up with the lads to...

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ACADEMY PREVIEW| Young Exiles look to beat Plymouth Argyle for the third time this season when they meet at Dragon Park

9 March 2018

This Saturday, the Young Exiles host Plymouth Argyle in their second fixture of their Merit League Two campaign, with County looking to build upon a 2-2 draw against AFC Wimbledon two weeks ago.

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ACADEMY PREVIEW| Young Exiles face Swansea City in their FAW Youth Cup Quarter-Final this Sunday

10 February 2018

This Sunday, the Young Exiles travel to Swansea with Byron Anthony’s team aiming to progress to the semi-finals of the FAW Youth Cup.

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ACADEMY| Young Exiles start 2018 with a draw, courtesy of an injury-time equaliser from Lewis Collins

8 January 2018

Our U18 side started 2018 with a trip to Yeovil, and the Young Exiles batted resolutely to come away from Huish Park with a 1-1 draw, courtesy of an injury-time penalty from captain Lewis Collins.

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ACADEMY| Second-year scholars have agreed loan deals to gain first-team experience

6 January 2018

Today, it has been confirmed that six of our second-year scholars will be heading out on a work-experience loan, looking to gain competitive first-team football.

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ACADEMY REPORT| Lewis Collins double not enough for the Young Exiles to overcome an in-form Bournemouth side

20 December 2017

Our U18 side fell to a 4-2 defeat at Canford Park Training ground, with a double from Ashley Pope and goals from Jake Scrimshaw and Luke Nippard leading Alan Connell’s Bournemouth side to their fourth...

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ACADEMY PREVIEW| The Young Exiles travel to Bournemouth in last match of the calendar year

18 December 2017

This Tuesday, the Young Exiles travel to Bournemouth after having their fixture against Cheltenham postponed last weekend; with Byron Anthony’s team aiming to end 2017 with a win against Alan...

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PREVIEW|Young Exiles look to round 2017 off with victory on the road vs Cheltenham Town

15 December 2017

This weekend, the Young Exiles travel to Cheltenham, looking to push-on after a stoppage time equaliser prevented County from talking all three points against Portsmouth last weekend, as they aim to...

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