Tag Archives: FA Youth Cup

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 4-0 Torquay United

By R. Nugent. Manchester United comprehensively made their way through to the fourth round of the FA Youth Cup with a professional four nil victory over Torquay United at Moss Lane. With Adnan Januzaj and Jack Rudge in midfield, the Reds had total control over the midfield, culminating in the lion’s share of possession and […]

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Sheffield United 2 – 2 Manchester United: FAYC Final 1st Leg Review

By Barry McEvoy The final fence left for Manchester United U-18s was John Pemberton’s Sheffield United u18 side. Few fans would have expected the young Blades to reach the latter stages of this years competition so to see them facing United in the final is a real shock. A huge crowd of almost 30,000 spilled […]

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U18s: Chelsea 3 United 2 – a game of two halves

Contribution by Barry McEvoy The old cliché “A game of two halves” is certainly suitable here. It was never going to be an easy game for United with Chelsea being the current champions of the most prestigious youth team tournament in the country. With the added strain of one the club’s best under-age players, Ravel […]

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U18’s vs. Newcastle United – Magic Morrison Inspires Reds

FA Youth Cup Fifth round Moss Lane, 16 February 2011 Ravel Morrison’s second half goal was enough to ensure Manchester United U18’s progression to the Quarter Final stage of the FA Youth Cup with a 1-0 victory over their Newcastle United counterparts at Moss Lane. With Will Keane (dead leg) and John Cofie (knee surgery) […]

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U18’s vs. West Ham United – Poacher Keane Helps United Progress

FA Youth Cup fourth round Upton Park, 19 January 2011 Will Keane’s first half goal was enough to ensure Manchester United’s U18s progressed to the 5th round of the FA Youth Cup with a 1-0 victory over their West Ham counterparts at Upton Park. In a fairly even first half where chances were few and […]

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U18’s v Portsmouth – Pogba Screamer Helps United Progress

Date: 10 January 2011 Venue: Moss Lane, Altrincham Kick Off: 7pm Manchester United U18s secured a place in the fourth round of the FA Youth Cup with a 3-2 victory over Portsmouth, with goals coming from Paul Pogba, Will Keane and an unfortunate own goal from Pompey goalkeeper Tom Fry. Paul McGuinness was allowed the […]

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