Newport County to host Newcastle United at the Rodney Parade today 30th September 2020 in the EFL Cup round of 16.
Newport County come into this game on the back of a 2-0 win over Bolton Wanderers on Saturday at the Macron Stadium. A brace from former Norwich City striker Tristan Abrahams sealed the win for Mike Flynn’s men.
Newcastle United, on the other hand, drew 1-1 against Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium under controversial circumstances. A goal from Brazil international Lucas Moura for Tottenham Hotspur in the first half was cancelled out by a Callum Wilson penalty as both teams shared the spoils.
Newport County: King; Cooper, Dolan, Demetriou; Shephard, Sheehan, Labbadie, Collins, Haynes; Amond, Abrahams
Newcastle United: Gillespie; Krafth, Lascelles, Fernandez, Lewis; Murphy, Longstaff, Hayden, Fraser; Carroll, Joelinton