Newport County narrowly lost out to Mansfield Town this afternoon after a late goal by the hosts saw them nudge a win.
Things looked promising for County thanks to an early goal by Ryan Bird, though Mansfield's Krystian Pearce equalised shortly after to make the score one-all at half time.
County found themselves a man down around the 67-minute mark when Jaanai Gordon was sent off after a second yellow card.
A Mansfield penalty saw them finish the game as the winners.
Final score: Mansfield Town 2 - 1 Newport County.