Arsenal are still top of the Under-18s League table despite slipping to defeat at Ipswich on Saturday.

Steve Bould’s side took the lead in the early stages via Conor Henderson but the Suffolk team levelled quickly through Ronan Murray.

Daniel Boateng was sent off midway through the second half after receiving his second yellow card. The dismissal was sandwiched by a brace of Ipswich goals from Connor Wickham.

Jernade Meade struck five minutes from time but Arsenal could not find the equaliser.

Arsenal Yth

1
Dunne
2
Boateng Yellow Card Red Card
3
Evina
4
Miquel
5
Hajrovic
6
Yennaris
7
Frimpong
8
Henderson
9
Aneke
10
Freeman
11
Afobe

Substitutes

12
Meade
13
Byles
14
Obed

Ipswich Town Yth

1
James Wood
2
Josh Meekings
3
Calum Bennett
4
Seb Dunbar
5
Luke Hyam
6
Dave Cowley
7
Tom Eastman
8
Connor Wickham Goal! Goal!
9
Billy Clark
10
Caolan Lavery
11
Ronan Murray Goal!

Substitutes

12
Jo Wight
13
Jordan Trainor
14
Lewis Butler
15
Sam Brandon
16
Aaron Jones
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11 Oct 2009