February 24, 2016

Bristol Rovers 2 v 1 Newport County.

(Reserve team encounter held at the BRFC Training base on 23/02/16.)

Cristian Montano scored two second half goals as a Bristol Rovers reserve team beat Newport County on Tuesday 23rd February 2016.

The Pirates team overcame Newport County in front of new owner Wael Al-Qadi at The Lawns training base.

Darrell Clarke and Wael Al-Qadi at The Lawns on Tuesday 23rd February 2016 for the Newport County reserve team fixture.

Dean Morgan had given Newport County the lead when forcing home a loose ball after an early corner.

Cristian Montano, then scored twice in the 57th and 60th minutes to earn the 2-1 victory after linking well with Rory Fallon for both goals.

Cristian Montano and Rory Fallon were joined in the side by first-team players James Clarke, Jake Gosling and Ollie Clarke.

Cristian Montano of Bristol Rovers - Mandatory byline: Neil Brookman/JMP - 07966 386802 - 20/10/2015 - FOOTBALL - Memorial Stadium - Bristol, England - Bristol Rovers v Notts County - Sky Bet League Two

Cristian Montano has the valued ability to shoot and score with either foot.

Will Puddy returned to action for the first time since tearing a groin muscle back in December 2015.

Mark McChrystal also completed 45 minutes of the game.

Blake Davies hit the post when coming on as a second-half substitute and is in the Wales Under-19 squad for friendly against Czech Republic  in March.

Bristol Rovers :- Will Puddy, Ryan Broom, James Clarke, Mark McChrystal, Tom Fry, Jake Gosling, Jay Malpas, Ollie Clarke, Cristian Montano, Olly Mehew, Rory Fallon.

Substitutes :- Preston, Davies, Corp, Edwards, and Green.

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