Newport 2 - Leeds 1: Samuel Saiz shown red as United crash out of FA Cup
Saiz was shown a straight red card for spitting at Newport’s Robbie Willmott as the teams lined up to kick off after Shawn McCoulsky’s 89th minute match-winning goal.
The Spaniard, who was cleared by the FA in August after Port Vale boss Michael Brown accused him of spitting at one of his players, will now serve an automatic three-match ban.
Leeds boss Thomas Christiansen said: “When I do know what happened I will come back.
“If it is right why he got the red card then it is a problem, but I believe that he didn’t do it.”
The unsavoury incident topped off a bad afternoon for Christiansen... read more
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