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Blackburn 0 United 4: Rampant Reds far too good for Rovers

Posted by nickogs20 on November 22, 2008

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Blackburn Rovers U18s 0-4 Manchester United U18s
Petrucci 3, 27
James 35
Brandão 79 (pen)


United’s U18s warmed up for their huge FA Youth Cup clash with Chelsea this coming midweek with an emphatic win at Brockhall Village this morning, Blackburn being put to the sword in a storming first-half display that enabled the Reds to rest players and coast through the second forty-five minutes, with Thursday’s game firmly in mind. A well-taken brace from Davide Petrucci and skipper Matt James’ sixth goal of the season were enough to put the result beyond doubt by half-time, Evandro de Carvalho Brandão’s penalty ten minutes from time putting the icing on a particularly impressive cake.


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