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City 1 United 0: U18s succumb to late strike

Posted by nickogs20 on February 14, 2009

Manchester City Man Utd
Manchester City U18s 1-0 Manchester United U18s
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In a very tense derby match at Platt Lane this morning, very little separated the two teams until City snatched a late goal to win the game and complete the double over their United counterparts. The Reds largely matched their table-topping local rivals but couldn’t find a way past Clegg in the City goal, the hosts ultimately making Paul McGuinness’ side pay with the only goal of the match from Ahmed Benali, a strike that ended United’s impressive unbeaten away record.

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