Richie Wellens rued the conditions as Sky Bet League Two leaders Swindon lost their three-point cushion at the top of the table after falling to a 2-0 defeat to Newport at Rodney Parade on a pitch that was covered in sand.
Newport’s fastest goal of the season set them on their way to a notable double over Sky Bet League Two leaders Swindon as they matched their 2-0 away win in October with an identical triumph at Rodney Parade.
Newport could hand debuts to new signings Ash Baker and Jordan Green in their home game against Swindon.
Swindon boss Richie Wellens insisted his side were capable of better despite claiming a 3-1 win against Crewe on Saturday.
Rob Hunt, Jerry Yates and Danny Rose all found the net as Sky Bet League Two leaders Swindon triumphed 3-1 over Crewe.
Jerry Yates and Kaiyne Woolery are set to spearhead the Swindon attack against Crewe after Eoin Doyle’s return to parent club Bradford.
Bradford manager Gary Bowyer saluted his side’s character after they came from behind to hold leaders Swindon to a 1-1 draw.
Shay McCartan’s 89th-minute free-kick rescued a point for Bradford in a 1-1 draw at 10-man League Two leaders Swindon.
Swindon boss Richie Wellens has reported no new injuries for his side’s home game against promotion rivals Bradford.
Swindon boss Richie Wellens praised Ryan Lowe’s Plymouth after ending Argyle’s three-match winning streak with a 2-1 victory to stay top of Sky Bet League Two.
Swindon stayed top of Sky Bet League Two by ending Plymouth three-match winning streak with a 2-1 victory at Home Park.
Plymouth manager Ryan Lowe is hoping to have captain Gary Sawyer available for the New Year’s Day clash against Swindon.
Swindon boss Richie Wellens labelled it “one of those days” after slipping to a shock 2-0 defeat at Port Vale.
Leaders Swindon saw their nine-match unbeaten League Two run ended with a shock 2-0 defeat at Port Vale.
Port Vale have midfielder Tom Conlon available again for the visit of leaders Swindon after completing his three-match ban.
Richie Wellens gave his Swindon players Christmas Day off and was rewarded with an emphatic 4-0 thrashing of Cambridge.
Keshi Anderson’s hat-trick added to Eoin Doyle’s 15th goal in 11 games as Swindon marched to a resounding 4-0 win over Cambridge.
Swindon midfielder Jordan Lyden could return from a thigh problem in time to face Cambridge.
Swindon boss Richie Wellens rued his side’s poor start to the second half as the League Two leaders saw Forest Green fight back to salvage a 2-2 draw.
Forest Green captain Joseph Mills netted a stoppage-time equaliser to salvage a 2-2 draw in a compelling west country derby against table-topping Swindon.
Forest Green could start forward Elliott Frear when they host Swindon in their Sky Bet League Two clash.
Swindon manager Richie Wellens praised his side’s second-half performance after the League Two leaders saw off struggling Oldham 2-0.
Goals from Kaiyne Woolery and Eoin Doyle stretched Swindon’s winning run to seven with a 2-0 win over struggling Oldham.
Lloyd Isgrove is back in contention as Sky Bet League Two leaders Swindon look to extend their winning streak to seven league matches when they host Oldham on Saturday.
Interim manager Anthony Limbrick heaped praise on rampant League Two leaders Swindon after they swept aside Grimsby with a 3-0 win at Blundell Park.
Swindon remain top of Sky Bet League Two after clocking up a sixth straight win with a 3-0 victory against managerless Grimsby.
Grimsby caretaker manager Anthony Limbrick could have Max Wright and Luke Hendrie available again for Town’s Sky Bet League Two clash with Swindon at Blundell Park.
Swindon manager Richie Wellens praised his side for coming through an aerial bombardment to beat Mansfield 1-0 and cement their place at the top of League Two.
Eoin Doyle’s 10th goal in seven games kept Swindon top of the League Two table with a 1-0 win over Mansfield.
Sky Bet League Two leaders Swindon will welcome the return of top scorer Eoin Doyle as they face Mansfield on Saturday.
Swindon manager Richie Wellens claimed his side were made to pay for not taking their chances after losing 1-0 to Cheltenham in their FA Cup first-round replay.
Alex Addai’s strike five minutes into the second half sent Cheltenham into the second round of the FA Cup at the expense of West Country rivals Swindon.