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RELIVE: Watford crash out of league cup in Newport


Watford beaten by Newport County in Carabao Cup

By Ryan Gray

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    • Newport 3-1 Watford -Abrahams, Labadie, Penaranda, Amond
  • TEAM: Bachmann, Stevenson, Dawson, Agyakwa, Sierralta, Hungbo (Penaranda); Garner, Phillips, Pussetto (Crichlow); Sinclair, Murray (Perica)
  • SUBS: Parkes, Ngakia, Cathcart,
  • • Abrahams opened the scoring from the spot before Labadie curled in a second - Penaranda pulled one back with a penalty but Amond restored the advantage
  • • The two sides met for the first time since 1978 when the sides drew 2-2 in South Wales in Division Four
  • • Hornets knocked out of Carabao Cup
  • • Perica sent off after coming on as a substitute
  • • Kane Crichlow makes first senior appearance for the Hornets
  • • Ismaila Sarr not with matchday squad, despite being declared fit during the week
  • • Newport will now host either Morecambe or Newcastle next week