Kane Crichlow in Action
A competitive top-of-the-table clash between Kane Crichlow and his Watford Under 23 teammates and Bristol City went the way of the visitors as the Watford team fell to a 4-2 defeat at Vicarage Road.
A hat-trick from Ayman Benarous and a Sam Pearson strike made the difference, with goals from strikers Jimiel Chikukwa and Ryan Cassidy in either half for Watford.
AMIR DILL, KUAME CLARKE-HINDS, ADIO TANKARD-DESHIELDS & EIJAZ SHAKIR
An emphatic display from Amir Dill, Kuame Clarke-Hinds, Adio Tankard-Deshields, Eijaz Shakir and their Ackworth School Football Academy teammates resulted in them coming from behind to win 3 – 1 against Barnsley College.
A gritty first half ended with Ackworth being 0-1 down, however despite the weather the team launched a brilliant comeback showing great resilience with goals from Clarke-Hinds, Shakir and Dill to record the win.
Ne-jai Tucker and his Burnley Under 23 teammates earned a 2 - 0 victory against Middlesbrough at the Lancashire FA County Ground in Leyland to push their unbeaten run in the Premier League 2 campaign to six matches.
Michael Mellon netted before Burnley forced an own goal from George Gitau two minutes later, and despite some late pressure from the visitors, Burnley held on to claim three points.