Saturday 8th March 2014
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City u18s returned to winning ways with a thumping 4-0 win over Boro under wintry skies at Platt Lane.
The young Blues were clinical in an opening half of few good chances, but a stylish attacking performance in the second period saw them very worthy winners thanks to a brace from Jorge Intima, and a goal apiece for top scorer Thierry Ambrose and Ireland youth international Jack Byrne.
Jason Wilcox’s men were looking to bounce back after last week’s defeat to Everton, when an early goal from Olivier Ntcham proved mere consolation as the Toffees turned things around with a goal in each half.
Since then, a number of the young squad have travelled around Europe to represent their countries, so Wilcox shuffled his pack for this visit of Boro.Read full match report
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