AFC Telford 2-1 Newport County

Blue Square Bet Premier

Sean Newton's penalty gave Telford all three points against a visiting Newport side who had two men sent off.

Richard Davies put the Bucks ahead from the edge of the area after Dwayne Samuels' cross was only half-cleared.

County equalised through Danny Rose's fine 30-yard free-kick, but Newton restored Telford's lead when Gary Warren fouled Andy Brown in the area.

Newport's Scott Rogers was sent off for a lunge on Samuels before Tommy Doherty earned a second yellow for dissent.


AFC Telford: Young, Salmon, Killock (Whitehead 46), Preston, Newton, Samuels, Davies, Trainer, Valentine, Mills, Brown (Farrell 67). Subs Not Used: Lee Evans, Rooney, Meechan.

Booked: Mills, Valentine.

Goals: Davies 17,Newton 57 pen.

Newport County: Potter (Thompson 40), Rodgers (Rogers 74), Warren, Yakubu, Hughes, Rose, Miller, Doherty, Jardim (Foley 39), McAllister, Buchanan. Subs Not Used: Baker, Velez.

Sent Off: Rogers (88), Doherty (90).

Booked: Potter, Miller, Warren, Foley, Doherty, Yakubu.

Goals: Rose 41.

Att: 2,147

Ref: Peter Banks (Merseyside).