Friendly win for newly-formed Melton Town under 21s

Melton Town’s newly-formed under 21s side secured a 3-2 victory in their first friendly fixture.

By Duncan Browne
Wednesday, 22nd June 2022, 12:00 am
The young Reds began with a victory.
The young Reds began with a victory.

The Reds hosted LFE Academy on Saturday morning at Sign Right Park.

The visitors began the brightest and soon found themselves leading 2-0.

In response, Dempsey Arlot-John scored his first of the afternoon as his effort took a deflection.

His second arrived via a lob, levelling the contest with just 35 minutes played.

Arlot-John then saw his penalty saved before Jubeir Yahia was the matchwinner, netting a rebound in the 85th minute.

The side are holding open trials at Judgemeadow Community College on June 25, interested players should contact [email protected]