8th April 1972
Newport County (a)
Exeter in scrappy game at Newport
EXETER CITY faced windy Conditions at Newport and play proved scrappy.
The crowd of about 2,500 saw Newport create more early chances and Exeter centre-half Giles was lucky to block a shot from Hill.
Parker miss-hit a good chance for Exeter and Willams headed over for Newport
Following a free kick Giles tested Macey with a long shot which the goalkeeper turned away from a corner.
NEWPORT COUNTY 0
EXETER CITY 0
Neither side scored in the Second half. Result:
NEWPORT 0-0 EXETER