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Reserves: United 4 Bolton 0 – Magnificent Magnus proves a point

Posted by nickogs20 on September 23, 2010


September 23rd 2010, 7pm
Moss Lane, Altrincham

Man Utd Bolton
Manchester United Reserves 4-0 Bolton Wanderers Reserves
Ajose 63, 69, 79
Cofie 90

 
United’s 100% record in this season’s Manchester Senior Cup continued as Nick Ajose’s quickfire second-half hattrick fired the Reds to a comfortable win over Bolton Wanderers at Moss Lane.

After a dour first forty-five minutes Ole Solskjaer’s side cut loose after the break, inspired by a magical display of playmaking from Magnus Eikrem, who was an architect in all four goals. United blew the visitors away in a 16-minute spell as Ajose continued his impressive season so far with a fine display of finishing and a first reserve treble, the equally prolific John Cofie completing the rout in injury time as he grabbed what has this season become his almost obligatory goal.

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Reserves: Bolton 2 United 2 (Bolton win 3-2 on pens) – Reds endure more penalty pain in the MSC

Posted by nickogs20 on December 14, 2009


December 14th 2009, 7pm
County Ground, Leyland

Bolton Man Utd
Bolton Wanderers Reserves 2-2 Manchester United Reserves
Mooy 12 Pogba 11
Obadeyi 50 Ajose 54

 
BOLTON WANDERERS WIN 3-2 ON PENALTIES

Sheridan MISSED Hewson SCORED
Blakeman MISSED Norwood SCORED
Harsanyi SCORED Tunnicliffe MISSED
Eckersley SCORED Pogba MISSED
Mooy SCORED Stewart MISSED

 
 
Deja vu was the order of the day at the County Ground in Leyland as, for the second season running, United’s reserves lost a Manchester Senior Cup tie to Bolton Wanderers after a dramatic penalty shootout.

A youthful United second string took an early lead through debutant Paul Pogba, only for Aaron Mooy to immediately level for the hosts. In a hectic second half that sequence was reversed, with Temitope Obadeyi putting Bolton 2-1 up for all of four minutes before Nicky Ajose’s sweetly-struck response. In truth the Reds were somewhat fortunate to take the game to penalties after Wanderers dominated the second 45 minutes, but once the shootout was underway, and the home side had missed their first two penalties, it looked for all the world that Ole Solskjaer’s side would prevail. Bolton keeper Robert Lainton had other ideas however, saving superbly from Ryan Tunnicliffe, Pogba and Cameron Stewart to engineer a remarkable turnaround and inflict more shootout misery on United’s reserves, who have now lost four of them in the last 13 months.

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