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

Substitutes

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

Barnsley Yth

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

Substitutes

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