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Match Report

   

7.15pm Thursday 21st July 2011

Friendly

Nicholls Football Centre, Ford Street, Ardwick, Manchester M12 6BA


FCUM Youth

3 - 2

AVRO

 

Attendance: N/K

FCUM Youth 3

AVRO 2



Attendance: N/K
Match Report

FC United’s youth team came from behind to make it two pre-season wins out of three with an entertaining 3-2 victory over AVRO on Thursday night.

A strong AVRO side gave the young Reds a run for their money at Mancat but were unable to make age and experience count; even with former FC United favourite Gareth Ormes at right back.

FC United went ahead after 15 minutes as a long range shot flew into the top corner of former FC Youth goalkeeper Jake Edwards’ goal. The young Reds had a second disallowed and in truth dominated the first half.

There were numerous changes for both sides as the game progressed and AVRO were eventually good value for a 2-1 lead midway through the second half.

However, Chuks Akuneto’s side refused to be beaten, pulling level late on before eventually clinching victory in the last ten minutes.

Match Report

FC United’s youth team came from behind to make it two pre-season wins out of three with an entertaining 3-2 victory over AVRO on Thursday night.

A strong AVRO side gave the young Reds a run for their money at Mancat but were unable to make age and experience count; even with former FC United favourite Gareth Ormes at right back.

FC United went ahead after 15 minutes as a long range shot flew into the top corner of former FC Youth goalkeeper Jake Edwards’ goal. The young Reds had a second disallowed and in truth dominated the first half.

There were numerous changes for both sides as the game progressed and AVRO were eventually good value for a 2-1 lead midway through the second half.

However, Chuks Akuneto’s side refused to be beaten, pulling level late on before eventually clinching victory in the last ten minutes.