Despite an best 2016 in the U18 Premier League, City-limits were Youth Cup runners-up in 2015/16 afterwards a 3-1 accident at Stamford Bridge afterward a draw in the aboriginal leg.
Lee Carsley replaced Jason Wilcox as U18 bang-up in the summer and his ancillary accept connected that accomplished anatomy into this division and currently sit top of the arctic breadth of the Premier League.
City absolutely exhausted Reading to ability this date and although they are recognised as one of the favourites to Fifa Coins For Sale lift Youth Cup in May, Allen will not attending accomplished the Liverpool game.
He said: “Every year you set out your targets and the Youth Cup is consistently one of the a lot of important competitions for any academy. As with every knockout cup competition, you accept to yield it one bold at a time and not attending any added than the next round.”
Allen believes endure year’s defeat has helped actuate anybody aural the academy start-up to accomplish even added in the advancing months.
“I anticipation we were adverse endure year, I in fact anticipation we would win it endure year but affairs seemed to cabal adjoin us at Stamford Bridge in the additional leg of the final. That’s fabricated everybody added focused and bent to do well,” he added.
City acceptable Liverpool to the Academy Stadium in the fourth annular of the FA Youth Cup on Wednesday 18 January. Visit the admission appointment for added advice on how you can abutment our future.