Tag Archives: Match Discussion

U21s: Blackburn Rovers 0-2 Manchester United

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United U21s were made to work hard for their 2-0 victory by a stubborn Blackburn Rovers U21s side at Leigh Sports Village. United struggled to break down a solid rovers rearguard for long periods until Wilfried Zaha took it upon himself to undo the Rovers defence. The 15million man has failed [...]

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U21s: West Bromwich Albion 0-4 Manchester United

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United U21s eased past West Bromwich Albion U21s with a four-goal demolition at The Hawthorns. Nick Powell and Jonny Evans were notable starters as both players looked to regain some match fitness after injury hit pre-season campaigns. Goals from Powell, Angelo Henriquez, Adnan Januzaj and Tom Lawrence secured an easy three [...]

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U21s: Manchester United 1-0 Tottenham Hotspur

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United’s U21s produced a fantastic team display to defeat Tottenham’s U21s 1-0 at The City of Salford Stadium and all but secured their place in the semi-finals of the Elite Group Stage competition. Even a power cut midway through the game couldn’t derail United who did very well to wrestle their [...]

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U21s: Manchester United 1-0 Southampton

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United’s U21s eased to a 1-0 victory over Southampton U21s on Tuesday night at Moss Lane. The game was much more comfortable for United than the score line suggests as Southampton struggled to trouble Ben Amos all night. United however will be scratching their heads at how they only managed to [...]

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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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U21s: West Ham United 0-0 Manchester United

By Bryan Waters. Manchester United U21s played out an uneventful 0-0 draw with West Ham United at Upton Park in what was a solid defensive performance for Warren Joyce’s side. The result means another clean sheet for the United backline following their 1-0 victory over Liverpool on Monday night and moves them onto 8 points [...]

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U21s: Liverpool 0-1 Manchester United

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United U21s showed the same never say die attitude as the first team side to snatch the victory over rivals Liverpool at Langtree Park. Central defender Michele Fornasier pounced with seconds remaining to finally break the resistance of a strong Liverpool side which included first-teamers Jonjo Shelvey, Raheem Sterling and Suso. [...]

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U21s: Manchester United 2-2 Arsenal

By Nathan Youd. Manchester United’s U21s and Arsenal’s U21s shared the spoils in a four-goal thriller at Moss Lane. All the goals were scored in a frantic first half, with Nick Powell, who started up front, and Jesse Lingard netting for United and the impressive Chuba Akpom bagging a brace for the visitors. Despite the [...]

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U21s: Manchester United 0-1 Aston Villa

By Rob Britton. Manchester United’s U21s lost their first home game in two years in a 1-0 defeat to Aston Villa. Warren Joyce was forced to field a weakened team due to several players being included in the first team’s travelling squad to face Galatasaray in the Champions League. Absentees meant Mats Daehli, Jack Barmby [...]

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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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