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On a warm glorious day in Nuneaton, FC United ran out 4-1 victors in their final away game of the 2016-17 season with goals from Sam Sheridan, Jordan Fagbola, Matthew Wolfenden, and George Thomson. Click here for more info.
FC UNITED of MANCHESTER YOUTH 1 FC HALIFAX TOWN YOUTH 4
FC United of Manchester Youth went down to their first league defeat of the 2016-2017 season with this 1-4 home reverse against FC Halifax Town Youth in the National League u19 Alliance ’J’ Division on the Broadhurst Park 3G on Wednesday afternoon.
The visitors opened the scoring on 15 minutes when OUSMAN CHAM latched on to a long ball before lifting it over goalkeeper Sulaiman Sajjad from an acute angle.
The Young Reds levelled just five minutes later when ROBSON BROWN curled home a 22 yard free-kick after Michael Jones had been fouled just outside the penalty area.
On 42 minutes, FC Halifax Town Youth regained their lead, when SULAIMAN SAJJAD (O.G.) unluckily diverted a Jack Knight corner into his own goal.
On 61 minutes, FC Halifax Town Youth went 3-1 up when ROSS BARROWS scored from close range and on 81 minutes winger SHIRAZ KHAN made sure of the destination of the three points with goal number four for the visitors.
FC United of Manchester Youth’s next National League Division ’J’ fixture is away vs AFC Fylde Youth at Kellamergh Park on Wednesday 30th November 2016 (Kick-off: 1.00 p.m.)
FC UNITED of MANCHESTER TEAM:-
13) Sulaiman SAJJAD (GK)
2) Steve AFFLECK
3) Jack O’LEARY (Cautioned - 70 mins)
4) Mason DAVIES
5) Steeve EDDY
6) Sam BAIRD (Captain) (Cautioned - 87 mins)
7) Keenan TUCK
8) Michael JONES (Cautioned - 64 mins)
9) Francesco FRANGILLO
10) Will SHAWCROSS
11) Robson BROWN