Premier U18 League
Three goals in eight second half minutes earned Blackburn Rovers a memorable victory after coming back from 2-0 down to beat Manchester United 3-2 on Saturday morning.
EFL Youth Alliance
Akeel Francis grabbed his fifth goal in as many games as Rotherham extended their unbeaten run to six games with a victory over Hartlepool.
Will Swan’s scintillating strike moved Nottingham Forest up to second in the PDL North as they fought out a 2-2 draw at Huddersfield
All the results and fixtures from the U18 Premier & Professional Development Leagues (17 Feb – 25 Feb 2017):
Reading have rewarded four of their current crop of apprentices with their first professional contract.
The Shrewsbury Town, academy manager, Andy Jones has lavished praise on first team boss Paul Hurst for his work within the academy since he joined the club.
The Preston North End manager, Simon Grayson, has hailed the club’s youth team as they prepare for a first FA Youth Cup Quarter Final appearance in over 50 years.
Rochdale knocked four goals past Bury to claim bragging rights in their local derby.
All the results & fixtures from the EFL Youth Alliance (06 February – 18 February 2017):
Bolton Wanderers maintained their impressive home form, with a stunning comeback against Huddersfield to make it five wins out of six, at the Eddie Davies Football Academy,
Shrewsbury Town came back from two goals down to draw 2-2 away at Preston North End on Saturday.
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