EFL Trophy - Southern First Round
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Swindon Town win 7-6 on penalties

Football League Trophy: Newport 1-1 Swindon (6-7 on pens)

Will Randall gave Swindon Town a dramatic Football League Trophy first-round penalty shoot-out win over Newport County after they were tied 1-1 at the final whistle.

Anton Rodgers put Swindon into the lead early only for Aaron Collins to equalise in the second-half.

Collins then missed when the scores were 6-6 at the penalty stage.

Randall made the most of his sudden-death chance to send Swindon into the second round.

Line-ups

Newport

  • 1Taylor
  • 23RodmanSubstituted forCollinsat 57'minutes
  • 15HaydenBooked at 85mins
  • 22Parselle
  • 3Barrow
  • 20Owen-Evans
  • 33ByrneBooked at 75mins
  • 4LaurentSubstituted forKlukowskiat 73'minutes
  • 14Ofori-Twumasi
  • 19Boden
  • 10John-LewisBooked at 33minsSubstituted forAnsahat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Klukowski
  • 9Ansah
  • 30Day
  • 39Collins
  • 49Angel

Swindon

  • 25Belford
  • 27Barry
  • 6TurnbullBooked at 58mins
  • 15BrophyBooked at 83mins
  • 11StewartSubstituted forIandoloat 79'minutes
  • 7Traore
  • 29Branco
  • 26Rodgers
  • 22MarshallSubstituted forSmithat 71'minutes
  • 21Randall-Hurren
  • 4Robert

Substitutes

  • 1Vigouroux
  • 28Iandolo
  • 31Smith
Referee:
Kevin Johnson
Attendance:
1,434

Match Stats

Home TeamNewportAway TeamSwindon
Possession
Home36%
Away64%
Shots
Home5
Away10
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home1
Away2
Fouls
Home14
Away9

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