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Preview: Luton Town vs. Newport County - Predictions, Team News, Lineups

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Sports Mole previews Tuesday’s EFL Cup match between Luton Town and Newport County. This includes predictions, team news and expected line-ups.

After drawing the first two games of the season, Luton Town Aim to ensure the first victory of the campaign when they host newport county in the first round of EFL Cup on tuesday.

Meanwhile, the visitors are looking for their first win of the season after picking up only one point from their first two games.

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After reaching the play-offs last season, Luton now dream of another push into the top six of the championship.

They started the campaign with a goalless home draw against Birmingham City before traveling to Turf Moor on Saturday for their first away matchup of the season.

Dan Potts The Hatters got off to a perfect start with the opening goal in the fifth minute, but were conceded in the second half to equalize. Josh Brownhill Confirmed that Luton had to score points.

Following the draw, Luton will turn their attention to Tuesday’s cup match as the hosts try to avoid a first-round exit for the second season in a row.

Luton can draw inspiration from the fact that they advanced from the first rounds of their previous two campaigns before last semester.

Meanwhile, Newport County are looking to improve on last season’s 11th-place finish and advance to the League 2 playoffs.

Like the hosts on Tuesday, the Exiles are yet to win this season, taking one point from their opening two league games.

In the opening match against Sutton United, he fell behind in the 24th minute, Omar Bogle He scored a point for his team by tying the score before half-time.

But there was no equalizer on Saturday as Newport hosted Walsall’s squad managed by former Exiles boss Michael Flynnwith Mickey Demetriou An own goal saw the hosts lose 1–0.

After failing to win either of their first two matches, Newport will try to pull off an EFL Cup upset against a Championship side as they seek to advance from the first round for the second season in a row.

Forms of Luton Town (all competitions):

Newport County Forms (all conventions):

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Luton Town's Harry Cornick celebrates with his teammates after scoring his second goal on 19 March 2022© Reuters

Luton Town is Louis Watson When Fred Onedinmaboth have been sidelined by injury issues.

Jones could choose to rest many players for Tuesday’s EFL Cup tie. Tom Lockyer When Reese Burke You will be given a starting location.

Corey Woodrow Although it is also competing to appear in the previous two, Carlton Morris Sometimes I go to the front lines.

As for the visitors, they could go on featuring Bucksley Declan Drysdale, Matt Dolan and Demetrio.

but, James Robery Joe Day is set to take his place and may make some changes Nick Townsend in goal James Waite You can start in midfield.

Although he failed to score a goal on Saturday, Bogle could maintain his front-line position after scoring in the league opener.

Candidates for the Luton Town starting XI:
Macy; Lockyer, Bradley, Burke. Brie, Lansberry, Berry, Clarke, Bell.Morris Woodrow

Newport County starting lineup candidates:
Sun; Drysdale, Dolan, Demetrio. Norman, Bennett, Waite, Wildig, Evans.Bogle, Zanzara

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Luton Town 3-1 Newport County

Luton have already proven themselves to be a difficult side to win in their first two league games and will look to use that special quality to oust their Ligue 2 opponents on Tuesday.

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