Tag Archives: Premier Academy League

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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U18s: Liverpool 6 United 0 – Inexperienced team suffer heavy defeat

By Barry McEvoy Manchester United were never going to have it easy in this game, with Liverpool on a mission to the pip their city rivals Everton to first in the group. Paul McGuinness also had to take the second leg of the FA Youth Cup tie against Chelsea on Wednesday into consideration whilst picking [...]

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Academy vs. Newcastle United: Giverin nets late winner

Ben Davies Premier Academy League 26 March 2011, Carrington Manchester United U18s maintained their unbeaten run following a 2-1 victory over Newcastle United. Larnell Cole continued his impressive goal scoring form and Luke Giverin netted late in proceedings to secure victory for Paul McGuinness’s side. After a fairly uneventful opening with Newcastle content on dropping [...]

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Academy vs. Blackburn: Morrison Bags Two In Comfortable Win

Premier Academy League 26 February 2011, Brockhall Village Manchester United U18s ran out 3-0 winners against their Blackburn Rovers counterparts at Brockhall Village. Ravel Morrison netted his third and fourth goals of the campaign after Jesse Lingard had opened the visitors scoring. Paul McGuinness made three changes from the team that demolished Manchester City in [...]

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Academy vs. Man City: Hat-trick Hero Cole Secures Victory

Premier Academy League 19 February 2011, Carrington Manchester United U18s returned to winning ways with a 6-1 thrashing over local rivals Manchester City. Larnell Cole was the hero as the winger come midfielder netted a quite magnificent hat trick. Further goals from Sean McGinty, Jesse Lingard and Tom Lawrence rounded off an excellent victory for [...]

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U18′s v West Bromwich Albion – Cofie Stars

Date: 20 November 2010 Venue: Trafford Training Centre Kick Off: 11am Manchester United U18’s sealed a 3-1 victory over West Bromwich Albion, with John Cofie grabbing his first brace of the season. Paul McGuinness’s team started brightly, opening the scoring as early as the third minute when a jinking Jessie Lingard was fouled inside the [...]

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U18’s: Everton 4 Manchester United 3

Competition: Premier Academy League Date: 16th October 2010 Venue: Finch Farm Kick Off: 11am Manchester United’s U18s succumbed to their first defeat of the season as Everton ran out 4-3 winners in a thrilling match at Finch Farm. The game set off in a blistering pace and the deadlock was soon broken (6th minute) when [...]

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U18′s v Blackburn Rovers – Will Keane Snatches Late Winner

Manchester United U18’s claimed a dramatic 3-2 victory over local rivals Blackburn Rovers thanks to an injury time penalty from Will Keane in what was a thoroughly enjoyable game. Blackburn confident after recent results (three victories in their previous four fixtures) started brightly as United had to endure early pressure. Unfortunately with only three minutes [...]

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U18’s: Cofie and Coll impress in draw

The U18s travelled to Firshill Crescent to face their Sheffield United counterparts on Saturday morning. The home team started brightly – passing well, keeping hold of possession while United struggled to find a way into Sheffield United’s half. Big central defender Harry Maguire had a glorious opportunity to open the scoring from a corner when [...]

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Academy: U18’s Secure Comfortable Win Against Cardiff City

Manchester United U18’s ran out comfortable 5-0 winners against their Cardiff City counterparts in blustery raining conditions at Carrington. With Rio Ferdinand, Bebé, Anderson and (a shadow boxing) Gabriel Obertan in attendance, goals came from Sean McGinty, Michele Fornasier, Tom Lawrence (penalty), John Cofie and Jack Barmby (penalty). United began on the front foot with [...]

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