The teamsheet for Newport v Leicester contained a very NSFW misprint

The teamsheet for Newport v Leicester contained a very NSFW misprint

Leicester City were the victims of the biggest shock of the FA Cup third round on Sunday afternoon, when they were dumped out after a 2-1 defeat to League Two side Newport County, and their fans were full of criticism for one of their forwards after the match.

Manchester City recorded their biggest FA Cup victory for 51 years, thrashing Championship side Rotherham United 7-0, but it was a day for the lesser lights, with bookmaker William Hill quoting odds of over 450,000-1 for Newport, Oldham and Barnet all to win.

Jamie Vardy, Harry Maguire, Kasper Schmeichel, Ben Chilwell, Ricardo Pereira, Wilfred Ndidi and Nampalys Mendy were all left out by Puel for the trip to Rodney Parade.

Such a move is always a risk, and the Foxes paid the price for it as goals from Jamille Matt and Padraig Amond either side of a Rachid Ghezzal thunderbolt secured a famous win for Newport.

"He's got to give players rest and other players opportunities", added Morgan.

"I am really proud of them", Currie, who made more than 100 appearances for the club just north of London, said.

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"I think we had enough quality on the pitch to qualify", said Puel, who was sharply criticised for naming an under-strength side for the Carabao Cup quarter-final defeat to makeshift Manchester City opponents last month.

"It is a bit different then taking a penalty in League Two when there's not so many cameras on you, or the player who is saying it to you isn't an England worldwide".

"There was a couple of the Leicester players trying to say a few things to me, trying to put me off".

'We had loads of half-chances, some very good positions where we should score, and on another day they all go in.

Newport's victory will deservedly take the headlines but it wasn't the only shock on a pulsating Sunday of Cup action.

"Last season they played well with good results at home against Spurs and it will be a tough match because it's hard to play against this team on a small pitch".

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