Saturday 24th August 2013
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City u18s ran out 2-0 winners away at Sunderland to record the first victory of the new season.
In a game of few clear-cut chances the young Blues enjoyed the majority of possession, and Jorge Intima’s strike gave the visitors a deserved lead ten minutes after the restart. An own goal with 15 minutes left on the clock ensured all three points came back to Manchester.
City were always going to struggle to match last week’s entertainment level, after they came back from 4-1 down with ten men to grab an equaliser against West Brom with virtually the last kick of the game.
This week saw a more controlled performance as Jason Wilcox’s men sought to make their dominance count.Read full match report
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