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Wycombe Wanderers 0-2 Newport County

Scott Boden scores Newport's second against Wycombe
Scott Boden wrapped up Newport's victory in the 89th minute

John Sheridan celebrated his first win in four attempts as Newport County manager as Wycombe fell to a third successive League Two defeat.

The league's bottom club took the lead when Marcus Bean scored an own goal after being hit by an attempted clearance inside the six yard box.

Lenell John-Lewis and Zak Ansah went close before Scott Boden's low drive secured the win a minute from time.

Wycombe's best efforts came from Max Kretzschmar and Garry Thompson.

Only an inferior goal difference now keeps Newport on the foot of the table as their second win of the season moves them level on points with Yeovil and Dagenham and Redbridge.

Newport manager John Sheridan told BBC Radio Wales:

"It's not going to do us any harm coming to one of the top teams in the division and putting on a performance like that.

"We were well worthy winners and I'm just pleased for everyone involved because they haven't won many games.

"It's a good feeling for the fans that we brought here and I've already started to think about Saturday's game."

Line-ups

Wycombe

  • 1Ingram
  • 19Harriman
  • 2Jombati
  • 22McCarthyBooked at 52mins
  • 3Jacobson
  • 17KretzschmarSubstituted forWoodat 68'minutes
  • 8BeanSubstituted forMcGinnat 80'minutes
  • 20O'Nien
  • 7Thompson
  • 16Holloway
  • 23UgwuSubstituted forHayesat 55'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4McGinn
  • 6Pierre
  • 9Hayes
  • 10Bloomfield
  • 11Wood
  • 15Sellers
  • 21Lynch

Newport

  • 30Day
  • 12Donacien
  • 21Partridge
  • 18Bennett
  • 24Barnum-BobbBooked at 85mins
  • 7Elito
  • 4O'SullivanBooked at 74minsSubstituted forKlukowskiat 90+1'minutes
  • 33Byrne
  • 3Barrow
  • 9AnsahSubstituted forBodenat 75'minutes
  • 10John-Lewis

Substitutes

  • 1Taylor
  • 2Holmes
  • 6Taylor
  • 8Klukowski
  • 19Boden
  • 23Rodman
  • 39Collins
Referee:
Fred Graham
Attendance:
2,940

Match Stats

Home TeamWycombeAway TeamNewport
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home7
Away4
Shots on Target
Home4
Away2
Corners
Home10
Away6
Fouls
Home9
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Wycombe Wanderers 0, Newport County 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Wycombe Wanderers 0, Newport County 2.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Wycombe Wanderers. Conceded by Janoi Donacien.

  4. Post update

    Joe Jacobson (Wycombe Wanderers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Scott Boden (Newport County).

  6. Post update

    Corner, Newport County. Conceded by Joe Jacobson.

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Newport County. Yan Klukowski replaces Tommy O'Sullivan.

  8. Goal!

    Goal! Wycombe Wanderers 0, Newport County 2. Scott Boden (Newport County) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner.

  9. Post update

    Corner, Wycombe Wanderers. Conceded by Matt Partridge.

  10. Booking

    Jazzi Barnum-Bobb (Newport County) is shown the yellow card.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Joe Jacobson (Wycombe Wanderers).

  12. Post update

    Medy Elito (Newport County) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Wycombe Wanderers. Conceded by Janoi Donacien.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Wycombe Wanderers. Stephen McGinn replaces Marcus Bean.

  15. Post update

    Corner, Wycombe Wanderers. Conceded by Mark Byrne.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Newport County. Scott Boden replaces Zak Ansah.

  17. Booking

    Tommy O'Sullivan (Newport County) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  18. Post update

    Luke O'Nien (Wycombe Wanderers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Tommy O'Sullivan (Newport County).

  20. Post update

    Luke O'Nien (Wycombe Wanderers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Plymouth1492321101129
2Portsmouth1476122121027
3Oxford Utd147612011927
4Mansfield1474322111125
5Northampton147342218424
6Leyton Orient146532519623
7Morecambe147253126523
8Accrington146442016422
9Carlisle146442525022
10Wycombe136341712521
11Bristol Rovers136251613320
12Luton145452419519
13Wimbledon145451922-319
14Exeter135351920-118
15Notts County145361821-318
16Cambridge134541719-217
17Hartlepool145271420-617
18Crawley144371623-715
19Barnet144281824-614
20Stevenage143561723-614
21York142661722-512
22Dag & Red141671626-109
23Yeovil142391323-109
24Newport14239923-149
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