Arsenal Under-18s saw their five-game unbeaten run come to an end as they were swept aside by Reading on Saturday.

Uche Ikpeazu gave the home side the lead after 28 minutes, and doubled his tally six minutes before half time.

Ikpeazu made the game safe by completing his hat-trick in the 56th minute as Pat Holland’s side, missing top scorer Jon Toral, lost for just the second time this season.

Arsenal U18

1
Vickers
2
Siemann
3
Ormonde-Ottewill
4
Dallison
5
Fagan
6
Iwobi
7
Kamara
8
Dawkins 55
9
Jebb
10
Hayden 50
11
Lipman 70

Substitutes

12
Huddart
13
Uade 70
14
Brown 55
15
Jeffrey 50

Reading U18

1
Dan Lincoln
2
Shane Griffin
3
Aaron Kuhl
4
Bismark Amofah
5
Dominic Hyam
6
Jake Cooper
7
Tarique Fosu-Henry
8
Jack Stacey
9
Liam Kelly
10
Uche Ikpeazu Goal! Goal! Goal!
11
Craig Tanner

Substitutes

12
John Henly
13
Josh Shama
14
Shepherd Murobedzi
15
Karl Oliyide
16
Nana Owusu
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9 Oct 2012