Substitute Nigel Neita grabbed the only goal as Arsenal Under-18s beat Crystal Palace on Saturday morning.

Just minutes after coming on, the youngster slotted home from close-range after Luke Freeman's shot had hit the post.

Arsenal Yth

1
Shea
2
Byles
3
Obed
4
Evina
5
Hajrovic
6
Henderson
7
Yennaris
8
Aneke
9
Deacon
10
Afobe
11
Freeman

Substitutes

12
Neita
13
Brislen-Hall
14
Meade

The victory keeps Steve Bould's side top of Group A with 13 points from their first six games.

Arsenal Yth

1
Shea
2
Byles
3
Obed
4
Evina
5
Hajrovic
6
Henderson
7
Yennaris
8
Aneke
9
Deacon
10
Afobe
11
Freeman

Substitutes

12
Neita
13
Brislen-Hall
14
Meade
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