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U18s: Manchester United 2-1 Southampton

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United U18s edged past Southampton U18s 2-1 in a pulsating encounter at the Aon Training Complex. United dominated for long phases of the game but had to defend for a nervy last few minutes as the visitors rallied to try and steal a point. United settled early and bossed the early […]

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U18s: Manchester United 1-0 Chelsea

By Bryan Waters. Manchester United’s U18s grabbed a hard-fought three points with a 1-0 victory over Chelsea at Carrington. Paul McGuinness’ side were in debt of Blues defender Nortei Nortey, who scored a bizarre own goal to give the young Reds all three points in very pleasant conditions. Nortey, who was introduced as a second-half […]

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U18s: Manchester United 3-1 Fulham

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United U18s defeated table-topping Fulham in a highly entertaining encounter at Carrington. Two goals from Sam Byrne and one from substitute James Wilson secured victory for Paul McGuinness’ team, with Patrick Roberts replying for the visitors. The Fulham side arrived at Carrington in a rich vein of form, with a strike […]

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U18s: Manchester United 2-1 Bolton Wanderers

By Bryan Waters. Paul McGuinness’ U18s side bounced back from their disappointing home defeat to Crystal Palace last weekend with a 2-1 victory over Bolton Wanderers at Carrington. United’s opener came after just six minutes. Good work from Jack Barmby down the right set through James Weir. He was not favourite to reach the ball, […]

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U18s: Man United 1-2 Crystal Palace

By Nathan Youd. Crystal Palace’s U18s edged past Manchester United’s U18s in Saturday’s U18 Premier League Elite Phase encounter at Carrington. Both sides created a host of chances in a fast paced and entertaining game, but Palace just had a little too much for their United counterparts in the end to deservedly take the spoils. Palace started […]

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U18s: Southampton 4-2 Manchester United

By Bryan Waters. Despite coming from behind twice in the game, Manchester United’s U18s still tasted a 4-2 defeat in a pulsating encounter against Southampton’s U18s. United had Norwegian under 21 international Mats Daehli back available in their starting line-up, replacing Jack Rudge, and that was the only change made from last week’s 1-0 victory […]

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U18s: Manchester United 1-0 Reading

By Bryan Waters. Manchester United U18s overcame a tough fixture against Reading with a 1-0 victory at Carrington. Paul McGuinness’ side were looking to continue from their positive point away at Chelsea last weekend and made a goalkeeping change with Pierluigi Gollini replacing Jonny Sutherland. That decision proved effective as Gollini made a series of […]

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U18s: Bolton Wanderers 2-3 Manchester United

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United’s U18s started their Elite Group Stage campaign with a 3-2 victory over Bolton Wanderers in an enthralling encounter at Lostock Hall Farm. James Wilson’s last gasp winner secured the three points for United, whilst Bolton will feel aggrieved to have not come out of the fixture with anything to show […]

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U18s: Aston Villa 0-2 Manchester United

By Rob Britton. Manchester United’s U18s continued their fine form in the league as they beat Aston Villa 2-0 at Bodymoor Heath, courtesy of goals from James Weir and Jack Barmby. United were confident in possession and could have won by a larger margin, but Paul McGuinness’ side lacked a killer instinct and were lacklustre in […]

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U18s: Manchester United 3 – 0 Newcastle United

By Rob Britton. Manchester United’s U18s cruised to a comfortable 3-0 victory against Newcastle, with James Wilson again putting in an impressive performance against the Magpies. United’s previous game against Newcastle ended in a 7-1 win for United, with Wilson bagging five of the seven. He was again the main threat, and nearly put United […]

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U18s: Swansea City 1 Manchester United 5

By Barry McEvoy. Swansea will feel that the score-line flattered Manchester United somewhat after their 5th round FA Youth Cup encounter at the Liberty Stadium. Despite not dominating for long spells, United ran out 5-1 winners in front on the crowd of 4,080. First half goals from Jack Barmby, Gyliano Van Velzen and Sam Byrne […]

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U18s: Manchester United 3-3 Bolton Wanderers

By R. Nugent. A pulsating league match in bitter and blustery conditions in front of Sir Alex and many Manchester United stars resulted in a fantastic three all draw at Carrington. Bolton made a blistering start to the game that seemed to have stunned their Manchester counterparts. Their quick one and two touch movement made […]

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