Kane Crichlow and his Watford Under 23 teammates went down 2 – 0 to a Swansea Under-23’s side comprising a number of first-team players.
Senior figures Steven Benda, Liverpool loanee Rhys Williams, Brandon Cooper, Jay Fulton, Liam Walsh, Yan Dhanda, Morgan Whittaker, and Liam Cullen all featured for 90 minutes as they picked up some valuable game-time for Kris O'Leary's side, who was watched on by first-team boss Russell Martin in Landore.
Ne-Jai Tucker and his Burnley Under 23 teammates fell 2 – 0 to Everton in Premier League Cup at Southport.
Everton won the Premier League Cup contest after a hard-fought battle at Pure Stadium, Southport. After a goalless first half, goals from Rhys Hughes and Tom Cannon gave Everton the win.