Peter­bor­ough crushed by Foxes

Yorkshire Post - Sports Monday - - FOOTBALL -

FA CUP: Le­ices­ter eased past League One op­po­nents Peter­bor­ough 5-1 at the ABAX Sta­dium.

New sign­ing Fousseni Di­a­bate and Kelechi Iheana­cho both struck twice with Onyinye Ndidi also on the Foxes’ score­sheet.

Premier League bot­tom side Swansea were held to a 1-1 draw by League Two pro­mo­tion chal­lengers Notts County.

Lu­ciano Nars­ingh gave the Welsh side the lead on the stroke of half-time, but the much­trav­elled Jon Stead earned the Mag­pies a re­play with a 62nd­minute equaliser.

Jack Stephens’s fourth­minute goal proved the dif­fer­ence as Southamp­ton beat Wat­ford 1-0 in their all-Premier League clash at St Mary’s.

Ben Thomp­son scored a late equaliser as Cham­pi­onship side Mill­wall avoided de­feat to League One strug­glers Rochdale.

Goals from Ian Hen­der­son and Matt Done, in re­ply to an early Jed Wal­lace penalty, had put Dale on course for a shock win, but Thomp­son had the fi­nal say in the 90th minute.

League Two Coven­try did beat higher di­vi­sion op­po­nents as Maxime Bi­amou’s 64th-minute strike earned the Sky Blues a 1-0 win at League One MK Dons.

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