Arsenal Under-18s suffered a 4-2 home defeat to Reading on Saturday morning.

Having gone behind to a third-minute Jake Taylor penalty, Nico Yennaris equalised for the Gunners with a spectacular 25-yard effort in the seventh minute.

Arsenal Yth

1
McDermott
2
Byles
3
Bihmoutine
4
Obed
5
Yennaris (C)
6
Angha
7
Deacon
8
Ozyakup
9
Neita
10
Ansah
11
Webb

Substitutes

12
Dunne
13
Edge
14
Bunjaku
15
Wynter

Reading Yth

1
Locke
2
Nick Arnold
3
Kynan Isaac
4
Jack Mills
5
Frank Raymond Goal!
6
Carl McHugh
7
Johnny Goodard
8
Lawso D'Ath
9
Charlie Rossaro
10
Jordan Obeta Goal!
11
Jake Taylor

Substitutes

12
Alex Stockinger
13
Angus McDonald
14
Oli Kelly
15
Mike Hector

Frank Raymond then restored the visitors lead before Zak Ansah drew Arsenal level shortly after half-time.

However, with 16 minutes to go Charlie Rossaro out Reading ahead before Jordan Obeta made it 4-2 with 77 minutes on the clock.

Arsenal Yth

1
McDermott
2
Byles
3
Bihmoutine
4
Obed
5
Yennaris (C)
6
Angha
7
Deacon
8
Ozyakup
9
Neita
10
Ansah
11
Webb

Substitutes

12
Dunne
13
Edge
14
Bunjaku
15
Wynter

Reading Yth

1
Locke
2
Nick Arnold
3
Kynan Isaac
4
Jack Mills
5
Frank Raymond Goal!
6
Carl McHugh
7
Johnny Goodard
8
Lawso D'Ath
9
Charlie Rossaro
10
Jordan Obeta Goal!
11
Jake Taylor

Substitutes

12
Alex Stockinger
13
Angus McDonald
14
Oli Kelly
15
Mike Hector
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