Arsenal Under-18s kicked off their Premier Academy League campaign with a 2-1 defeat against Barnsley on Thursday.

In their first game of season, Steve Bould’s side took a tenth-minute lead through Brad Kilburn's own goal only for Danny Rose to equalise 11 minutes later.

The game looked to be heading for a draw until Tom Williams scored the winner in the 83rd minute to earn Barnsley three points.

Arsenal Yth

1
Charles-Cook
2
Campbell 80
3
Fagan
4
Webb 70
5
Glasgow 65
6
Wynter
7
Roberts
8
Monakana
9
Ansah
10
Monteiro
11
Neita

Substitutes

12
Akpom 65
13
Hayden 70
14
Bihmoutine 80
15
Jeffrey
16
Vickers

Barnsley Yth

1
Lidakevicius
2
Steade
3
Stones
4
Alderson
5
Kilburn
6
Turner
7
Digby
8
Rose Goal!
9
Abbott
10
Patterson
11
Clark

Substitutes

12
Williams Goal!
13
Moyo
14
McLeod
15
Oates
16
Martin
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