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Reds complete Slovakia stay with hard-fought draw

Posted by nickogs20 on October 31, 2010

United’s U18s completed their week-long training camp in Slovakia with a friendly against 1.FC Tatran PreŇ°ov, coming back from two goals down to earn a 2-2 draw thanks to goals from substitutes James Wilson and Luke Giverin.

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Reds youngster Weir in line for Victory Shield call-up

Posted by nickogs20 on October 24, 2010

United schoolboy James Weir looks set for inclusion in Kenny Swain’s England U16 squad for the upcoming Victory Shield clash with Northern Ireland.

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Marvellous Marveld for young Reds

Posted by nickogs20 on June 1, 2010

United’s U15 side have ended their season in terrific fashion with a club-best third place finish at the prestigious Marveld tournament in the Netherlands.

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Barmby set for England bow

Posted by nickogs20 on November 3, 2009

United schoolboy Jack Barmby has been named in the England Under-16 squad for this Thursday’s Sky Sports Victory Shield clash with Northern Ireland.

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International bright young things

Posted by nickogs20 on October 9, 2009

As large numbers of the senior squad head off on World Cup qualifying duty for the last time this cycle, there’s the usual slew of callups for the youngsters at United, including a surprising first Northern Ireland callup for English-born Joe Dudgeon. All the details after the jump…

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Marveld misery for United

Posted by nickogs20 on June 8, 2009

Despite a promising start that saw them in contention to qualify for the final of this year’s Marveld Tournament with one group game remaining, United’s U15s were forced to settle for a repeat of last year’s 10th place finish as their competition ended with disappointing defeats to Lokomotiv Moscow and PSV Eindhoven.

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Euro U17s: Johnstone gets his chance but Young Lions make early exit

Posted by nickogs20 on May 13, 2009

England’s U17 side have crashed out of the 2009 UEFA European U17 Championships, missing out on a place at this year’s FIFA U17 World Cup in the process, after a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Turkey in their final group game.

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Tunnicliffe’s England suffer Euro setback

Posted by nickogs20 on May 9, 2009

England’s Under-17s, featuring United midfielder Ryan Tunnicliffe, crashed to a 4-0 defeat at the hands of host side Germany this afternoon, leaving their hopes of qualifying from the group stage of the 2009 UEFA European U17 Championship hanging by a thread.

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Thorpe and Keane help England to Montaigu glory

Posted by nickogs20 on April 14, 2009

United schoolboys Tom Thorpe and Will Keane were both key members of the England U16 side as the Three Lions successfully defended their Montaigu Tournament title this Easter weekend.

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U16 duo called up for England’s Victory Shield defence

Posted by nickogs20 on September 15, 2008

England U16 boss Kenny Swain has called up Tom Thorpe and Ravel Morrison to his squad for next month’s 2008 Sky Sports Victory Shield.

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