2018/19 Fixture Release Day Quiz Test your knowledge of Newport County AFC past fixtures... Question Title * 1. In the 2013-14 season who were County’s first “away” opponents? (1st back in the Football League) Accrington Stanley Dagenham and Redbridge Northampton Town Bristol Rovers OK Question Title * 2. In the 2013-14 season who scored County’s first goal on the Opening Day v Accrington Stanley? Harry Worley Chris Zebroski Robbie Willmott Connor Washington OK Question Title * 3. Since County’s return to the Football League in 2013 has the Club had more HOME or AWAY fixtures on Opening Day? (Not including 2018/19) Home Away OK Question Title * 4. In the 2012-13 & 2016-17 seasons County played the same team on the Opening Day – Name our opponents. Grimsby Cambridge United Mansfield Town Stevenage OK Question Title * 5. Name the player who missed a penalty in our Opening Day defeat at Cambridge United in 2015-16. (Clue: The player went on to join Cambridge at the end of the season.) Medi Elito Scott Barrow Scott Boden Alex Rodman OK Question Title * 6. Who were County’s opponents the last time we opened with a 0-0 draw? Darlington Bishop Stortford Accrington Stanley Carshalton OK Question Title * 7. Who was the last County player to score a hat-trick on Opening Day? Frank Nouble John Aldridge Craig Reid Karl Bayliss OK Question Title * 8. Who scored County’s first goal in the Opening Day fixture against Stevenage in a 3-3 draw last season? Shawn McCoulsky Mickey Demetriou Frank Nouble Joss Labadie OK Question Title * 9. In our Beazer Midland days, County beat the same team away from home on the Opening Day of the season in 90-91(2-0) & 92-93(2-1)? Name the team. Leicester United Birmingham United Dudley United Sandwell United OK Question Title * 10. In the County’s Opening Day 1-0 win in the Hellenic League against Pegasus Juniors (89-90), who scored the only goal of the game? Dean Richards John Relish Mike Pratt Norman Parselle OK Question Title * 11. Which future County Player & Manager scored for both teams in our first home fixture of the 1972-73 season, a 3-2 win v Chester FC? S. Aizlewood R. Jones J. Relish J. Thomas OK Question Title * 12. Which current League One side inflicted the County’s heaviest Opening Day defeat since reforming on the Opening day of 2008-09 season? Bristol Rovers Wycombe Wanderers AFC Wimbledon Port Vale OK Question Title * 13. Who was County’s Manager on the Opening Day of the 2015-16 Season? Warren Feeney Jimmy Dack Terry Butcher John Sheridan OK Question Title * 14. Apart from Mike Flynn, who was the last County Manager to be in charge on successive Opening Days? Anthony Hudson Warren Feeney Justin Edinburgh Dean Holdsworth OK FINISHED!