Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Pereira Strikes at Double as Young Guns March on ; UNITED U-21s ............. 3 SPURS U-21s. 1

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Pereira Strikes at Double as Young Guns March on ; UNITED U-21s ............. 3 SPURS U-21s. 1

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WILL Keane played close to a full game on his first appearance in a United shirt since returning to the club.

The 22-year-old's season loan spell at Preston was cut short last week, with Simon Grayson indicating that the Reds needed another body for their squad.

Many at Leigh thought the striker had tapped in James Weir's shot in the 13th minute, although it was the post that helped the right- back's effort in after he had ghosted into the box.

Keane was one of three players parachuted into the Under-21s team from a loan spell - Ben Pearson and Joel Pereira the other returning Reds.

United were missing several of their regular personnel for a variety of reasons.

Cameron Borthwick-Jackson and Axel Tuanzebe were not risked with knocks while Callum Gribbin and Tyrell Warren are among a 12-man squad involved with the Under-19s this week in the Mercedes-Benz Junior Cup in Germany. …

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