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FC UNITED of MANCHESTER ACADEMY ’A’ TEAM 3 TAMESIDE COLLEGE, ASHTON FC MEN’s 1sts 0
FC United of Manchester’s Academy ’A’ team returned to competitive action after seven weeks without a league fixture with this 3-0 home ECFA North West Men’s Category 2B league win against Tameside College, Ashton FC Men’s 1sts on the Broadhurst Park 3G on Wednesday afternoon.
The Young Reds opened the scoring after 23 minutes when Sam O’Donnell set up JACK PRESTON who rounded the visiting ’keeper before slotting the ball into the empty net.
1-0 was the score at half-time and although the home side had plenty of opportunities to increase their lead after that, it wasn’t until the 74th minute that they eventually added a second when LEO ELVIN fired home in a crowded penalty area.
In the final minute, the Academy ’A’ team made it 3-0 when Elliot Jorge Simoes Inacio set up MASON GREGG to net from close range.
FC United of Manchester Academy ’A’ team’s next match is the reverse league fixture against Tameside College, Ashton FC Men’s 1sts at the Tameside Stadium 3G on Wednesday 7th December 2016, KO: 2.00 p.m.
FC UNITED of MANCHESTER ACADEMY ’A’ TEAM:-
1) Sulaiman SAJJAD (GK)
2) Steve AFFLECK (Cautioned - 63 mins)
3) Haydon MOTTERSHEAD
4) Sam O’DONNELL
5) Rafael MARTINS
6) Ben FLETCHER
7) Jack PRESTON (Captain)
8) Lewis UNWIN
9) Saem SON
10) Elliot Jorge SIMOES INACIO
11) Nelson ONWUSIRI
12) Mason GREGG (For No. 8 - 56 mins)
14) Ben TAMILA (For No. 14 - 62 mins)
15) Leo ELVIN (For No. 11 - 56 mins)
16) Harry KERSHAW (For No. 7 - 44 mins)
17) Lewis WILLIAMS (For No. 4 - 62 mins)