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
Monakana
7
Ansah
8
Monteiro
9
Wynter
10
Roberts
11
Neita

Substitutes

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

Barnsley Yth

1
Lukas Lidakevicius
2
Josh Alderson
3
Brad Kilburn
4
Matty Steade
5
John Stones
6
Brad Abbott
7
Kurtis Turner
8
Paul Digby
9
Danny Rose Goal!
10
Jordan Clark
11
Sam Patterson

Substitutes

12
Rhys Oates
13
Joe Martin
14
Tom Williams Goal!
15
Chris Moyo
16
Jordan McLeod
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