Saturday 29th March 2014
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City under-18s salvaged a valuable draw in injury time against Aston Villa to extend their unbeaten run to four games in the Premier League North Division.
The Blues trailed 3-2 at the break, despite taking the lead twice with goals from Thierry Ambrose and Brandon Barker, but managed to rescue a point in the dying seconds with Barker's second strike of the afternoon.
Although the result was harsh on Villa, who had defended stoically throughout the second half, a draw was probably a fair reflection on the game as City had dominated possession for much of the game.
On a warm, sunny afternoon at Platt Lane, manager Jason Wilcox opted to field the same side that came from behind to defeat Liverpool 2-1 last time out.Read full match report
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