Elton Monteiro scored an 88th-minute equaliser to earn the Under-18s a 2-2 draw with Cardiff on Saturday morning.

Jesse Darko opened the scoring on 22 minutes and only Sean McDermott’s penalty save stopped the hosts taking a 2-0 lead before the break.

Philip Roberts levelled things with his first goal of the season after 68 minutes but Cardiff looked to have snatched the three points when Kevin Saint-Luce netted with just four minutes remaining.

But young defender Monteiro ensured a share of the spoils in Wales.

Arsenal Yth

1
McDermott
2
Monteiro Goal!
3
Campbell 46
4
Wynter
5
Hayden
6
Ansah
7
Fagan
8
Neita 55
9
Monakana
10
Jeffrey
11
Webb

Substitutes

12
Charles-Cook
13
Roberts 55
14
Glasgow
15
Bihmoutine 46

Cardiff City

1
David Ricahrds
2
Luke Jones
3
Adedeji Oshilala
4
Josh Powell
5
Jesse Darko Goal!
6
Mamadou Diallo
7
Jordan Jackson
8
Adam Davies
9
Joe Ralls
10
Theo Wharton
11
Yannis Drais

Substitutes

12
Tom O'Sullivan
13
Kevin Saint-Luce Goal!
14
Jordan Carter
15
Liam Matthews
16
Declan John
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10 Sep 2011