HISTORY BEGINS IN
0
0
0
DAYS
0
0
HRS
0
0
MINS
0
0
SECS
Forgot Password
Tuesday 1 September Updated Thursday 19 February

U18s stung by Stoke

West Ham United Under-18s 0-1 Stoke City Under-18s

Tony Carr's side were unlucky to lose their first home match of the 2009/10 FA Premier Academy League season.

Having won 2-1 at Everton the week before, the Hammers were frustrated at Little Heath on Saturday afternoon. Like the Toffees tie, the Stoke match was one of ten inter-group fixtures to be played by the U18s in their 28-game season. Carr's side will hope to bounce back with a trip to Group A rivals Tottenham Hotspur this coming Saturday.

WATCH THE HIGHLIGHTS ON WHUTV NOW

Cristian Montano and Ahmed Abdulla were both particularly lively up front and had a number of chances to level matters after Stoke had taken the lead in the first half through a a headed goal from a left-wing cross. However, the Hammers - captained by Sergio Sanchez - were unable to take advantage of their pressure. Nick Barrett with a decent run and shot late in the game was perhaps the closest to an equaliser.

West Ham United: Mehmet, Driver, Brown, Lampe, Sanchez, Moncur (Werndly 70), Barrett, Wearen, Abdulla (Hall 55), Montano, Purdy (Craig 75)
Subs not used: Loveday, Smith

Related News
DON'T MISS
New Stadium
New Stadium Season Ticket prices announced
New Stadium Season Ticket prices announced
Injury News
From the Treatment Room
From the Treatment Room
New Stadium
New Stadium Season Ticket prices FAQs
New Stadium Season Ticket prices FAQs
West Ham TV
Video - Free-kick frenzy!
Video - Free-kick frenzy!
Academy
First team stars teach the Academy
First team stars teach the Academy
Boleyn Hospitality
Go for glory with your team at the Boleyn Ground
Go for glory with your team at the Boleyn Ground
Spire Roding Hospital
Saturday 25 April 15:00Loftus Road Stadium
0 - 0