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Under-23s suffer defeat in PL2 opener against Swansea

12 August 2019

Norwich City's Under-23s suffered a narrow defeat in their opening Premier League 2 Division 2 fixture of the season.

The new-look City group welcomed Swansea City to the Lotus Training Centre on Friday and the Welsh took the points back with them thanks to Brandon Cooper's first-half goal.

Up next for David Wright's side is a trip to Sunderland on Sunday.

Norwich: Mair, Thomas, Lomas, Famewo (c), Jones, Fitzpatrick (Hondermarck, 56), Milovanovic, Adshead, Thorvaldsson (Martin, 74), Idah, Ahadme (Scully, 63)
Subs not used: Omobamidele, Johnson
Goals: None
Bookings: Milovanovic (59 & 62), Thomas (78), Jones (85)
Red cards:
Milovanovic (62)

Swansea: Gould, Rushesha, B. Cooper, J. Evans, C. Evans, Cabango (Blake, 46), Garrick (Berry, 46 (Williams, 85)), de Boer, Cullen, O. Cooper, K. Evans
Subs not used: Rutter, Price
Goals: B. Cooper (34)
Bookings: Cullen (45+2), J. Evans

Referee: Daniel Middleton
Kick-off time: 12pm
Venue: Lotus Training Centre
HT: 0-1


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