Newport defender Kyle Howkins is “stable” in hospital after a nasty head injury in his side’s hard-fought FA Cup win over eighth-tier Maldon & Tiptree.
Maldon & Tiptree
Padraig Amond’s dramatic 90th-minute winner booked Newport’s place in the third round of the FA Cup with a 1-0 win which denied spirited Maldon & Tiptree a second-round replay.
Seventh-tier Maldon and Tiptree will be without goalscorer Danny Parish as they look to cause an upset against Sky Bet League Two club Newport in the second round of the FA Cup on Friday evening.
Chichester City have been drawn to play at Tranmere or Wycombe in the second round of the FA Cup.
Wayne Brown is thrilled that Maldon & Tiptree’s FA Cup journey continued thanks to a massive cup upset with a 2-1 victory at League Two Leyton Orient.
Goals from Danny Parish and Jorome Slew fired Maldon & Tiptree to a massive cup upset with a 2-1 win over League Two Leyton Orient at Brisbane Road.
Leyton Orient will look to avoid a potential FA Cup banana skin in Sunday’s first-round clash against non-league Maldon & Tiptree.