Mansfield took an early hold of the home game against Newport County in the England League Two. The team won 2-1 with all the goals coming in the first half.
Mansfield took an early lead when George Maris scored after 7 minutes, making it 0-1.
Newport County equalised to 1-1 early in the match when Robbie Willmott made his mark as he scored in the 9th minute.
Mansfield took the lead just before the half-time whistle as Ollie Clarke scored. The second half was goalless and the match ended with a 2-1 win for Mansfield.
Mansfield play Colchester away on Tuesday. Newport Co will face Tranmere away on Saturday.