Toon youngsters star in England win

Last updated : 14 November 2002 By Martyn Elliott

Ross Gardener captained the team and Neal McDermott started and scored the fourth goal, while Lewis Guy appeared as a second half substitute.

Fulham’s Sean Doherty opened the scoring in the third minute and Manchester City’s Darryl Proffit doubled the lead before half time.

Millwall's Cherno Samba made it three with just seven minutes to play and McDermott rounded of the scoring three minutes later.

England Under-18 Team

1. Young - Reading
2. Biggins - Nottingham Forest
3. Borrowdale - Crystal Palace
4. Gardner(capt.) - Newcastle United
5. Hogg - Ipswich Town
6. Sankofa - Charlton Athletic
7. Samba - Millwall
8. McDermott - Newcastle United
9. Proffitt - Manchester City
10. Long - Charlton Athletic
11. Doherty - Fulham
Subs: Brown (Everton), Carson (Leeds United), Groves (Nottingham Forest), Guy (Newcastle United)
All subs were used