Arsenal’s Premier Academy League campaign really got going this morning as they edged out a talented Sunderland side 2-1 at London Colney. Goals from Elton Monteiro and Philip Roberts helped banish the memories of last weekends 5-2 hammering on opening day by Manchester City.
Steve Bould was without injured striker Zak Ansah and Martin Angha due to international duty, but he was able to call on second year scholars Daniel Boateng and George Brislen-Hall. The duo went straight into the back four while Ben Glasgow slotted in at right back.
More to follow.