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FT: Newport County 3 - 2 Chesterfield

Newport County beat Chesterfield in a dramatic game in League Two at Rodney Parade this afternoon.

Danny Crow gave Newport an early lead with a fifth minute header which was equalised by the opposition in the second half.

Chesterfield went down to ten men when Liam Cooper was shown a red card for a foul. Newport's Adam Chapman made it 2-1 with a penalty.

It was Andy Sandell who was responsible for Newport's third goal.

Despite a response from Chesterfield a few minutes later, Newport sealed a victory which sees them move to eighth in the table.

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