03/10/20: Newport County v Mansfield Town
Mansfield have won five and drawn five out of 19 games against both the old and new Newport County teams away from home at Somerton Park, Spytty Park and Rodney Parade. (P19 W5 D5 L9.)
Adam Murray takes pride of place for Mansfield managers who have won away at Newport with two wins. The other successful managers were Ian Greaves, Danny Williams and Raich Carter.
Mansfield wins are as follows:
2016-2017 Newport County 2 Mansfield Town 3 (Matt Green, Danny Rose and Kevan Hurst)
2014-2015 Newport County 0 Mansfield Town 1 (Reggie Lambe)
1986-1987 Newport County 0 Mansfield Town 3 (John Moore*, Keith Cassells and Mark Kearney)
1972-1973 Newport County 0 Mansfield Town 1 (John Fairbrother)
1959-1960 Newport County 0 Mansfield Town 1 (Lindy Delapenha)**
*This was John Moore’s only goal for the Stags in 5 league appearances. He was signed on loan from Sunderland.
**Lindy Delapenha was the first black player to play for the Stags.
Players who have played for both clubs: Matt Green, Tom Naylor, Kevin Kent, Neville Chamberlain, Mick Vinter, Dai Jones, Otis Khan, Adam Chapman, Rob Duffy, Aaron O’Connor, Mitch Rose, Jon Challinor, Kyle Howkins, Jefferson Louis, Lenny Pidgeley, Roddy Collins, John Moore, Alan Waddle, Glyn Thompson, Walter Akers, Fred Flanders, Terence Melling, Tommy Pritchard
Great stats from Svante (Sweden Stag)