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Duo play for England

Posted: Wed 14 Nov 2012
Author: rovers.co.uk
Jack O'Connell

Jack O'Connell

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Jack O'Connell and Raheem Hanley both saw action for England's Under-19s on Tuesday evening.

Central defender O'Connell played the full ninety minutes, and midfielder Hanley the second half as Noel Blake's England left it late to defeat Finland 1-0 at Telford.

The game was a close contest throughout but it was decided in added time at the end of the game when Adebayo Azeez was fouled in the penalty area, England captain John Lundstram stepped up to score the winner from 12 yards.

The match saw Hanley and O'Connell both earn their third caps at Under-19 level.