First team manager to remain with The Port

Newport IW FC over the past couple of weeks has seen the first team management step down from their roles and a number of players leave the club. The club can confirm the departure of the following players;

Connor Kelly, Liam Triggs and Joe Butcher.

In an official statement from the clubs Chairman today, Stuart Ross said. “Newport IW FC experienced some internal administrative matters which I’m glad have now been resolved. The club remains committed to its management team and players.”

“Andy Sampson will stay as the first team manager allowing the clubs top flight football to continue in the Sydenhams Wessex Football League for the 2017/18 season.”

The Port will face Lee Bradbury’s newly promoted National League South outfit Havant & Waterlooville FC on Saturday 8th July for the first 2017-18 pre-season game. Kick off will be 3pm at St Georges Park with the gates opening to spectators at 2pm.