Newport IW defeated Swanage Town & Herston 0-2 this afternoon in the FA Vase 1st Round Proper. A first half goal from Ross Gregory after a neat 1-2 with Alex Prezpolewski meant Newport went in 0-1 up at half time. After a difficult second half on a heavy pitch, Newport sealed the win with an 80th minute goal from club captain Darren Powell.
The draw for the next round will be on the website when announced by the FA.
6mins: Early chances for both sides. James Butt has a clear shot on goal but deflected wide.
19mins: Swanage starting to get on top of the game. Currell has a good chance to put Swanage Town & Herston 1-0 up but puts his shot across the face of goal.
29mins: Match hasn’t really got going yet. Newport IW playing poorly at the moment.
30mins: Swanage’s Bryant booked on 30mins for a foul on McInnes
39mins: GOAL, Newport’s Ross Grogory hits the back of the net after a clever 1-2 with Alek Prezpolewski to put the yellows 0-1 up just before half time.
45mins: Harrop goes down in the Newport penalty area claiming that Streeter elbowed him, but ref turns down penalty appeal.
MATCH KICKS OFF FOR 2ND HALF
60mins: First substitution for Newport IW. Mark Augustus comes on for James Butt.
65mins: Great chance for Swanage Town & Herston as Best is one on one with Streeter but the big man wins the tackle and Fleming manages to clear the ball.
70mins: Newport make a second substitution, this time Joe Rayner comes on for Iain Seabrook
76mins: Swanage Town & Herston win a free kick on right on the edge of the box. Pressure for Newport now, but the wall does it’s job. Score remains 0-1 but you get the feeling it could change.
76mins: Newport make their third and final substitution, Kyle Levrier comes on for Tom McInnes.
80mins: GOAL, Newport’s Darren Powell makes it 0-2!!!
80mins: Swanage Town & Herston make their first substitution, Herrington comes on for Crossin.
90mins: FT – Newport IW go through to the next round of the FA Vase after beating Swanage Town & Herston 0-2 at Days Park.