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Wales v N Ireland - Wales U21 matches
 
Match Report

Wales (1) 2 N. Ireland (1) 2
Jeanne 3 Friars pen 38
Maxwell 84 Hamilton 67

Welsh started brightly and took the lead after just three minutes when Leon Jeanne got on the end of a header from Rhys Day. On 38 minutes Richard Graham latched on to Jeff Whitley's through ball only to be fouled by David Walsh, Sean Friars converted the penalty.

Northern Ireland took the lead on 67 minutes when Hamilton was sent clear on his own, he beat Walsh and coolly rolled the ball into an empty net. Leyton Maxwell equalised on 84 minutes when cut in from the left, he beat two players before firing low into the net to earn Wales a draw.

Wales line-up.
 
David Walsh
Ryan Green
Daniel Gabbidon
Lee Jenkins
Rhys Day (Eifion Jones 64)
Stephen Roberts
Danny Williams
Neil Gisbon (Rob Folland 66)
Matthew Tipton (Robert Earnshaw 72)
Leon Jeanne
Leyton Maxwell


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