Monday 10th February 2014
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City EDS fought back from a goal down to beat Reading u21s 2-1 to make ten wins in a row at under-21 level.
In-form Devante Cole cancelled out Niall Keown’s 18th minute set-piece with his second sublime individual effort inside a week 20 minutes later, before Marcos Lopes struck from 20 yards out midway through the second period to secure the points.
City were aiming to go into double figures of successive wins in this meeting with the Berkshire outfit at Reading's Hogwood Park and to stretch their unbeaten run which goes back four months.
An opportunity to move up as high as second in the Barclays under-21 Premier League table was the prize for the Elite Development Squad, if they could negotiate their way past second-bottom Reading.Read full match report
Barclays U21 Premier League
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