Albion U18s 0 Man City U18s 4

Albion Under-18s began their Premier League North campaign with a 4-0 defeat to Manchester City at the training ground on Saturday.

Goals from Liam Delap and Cole Palmer put the away side in a commanding position at the break.

James Mcatee netted their third just after the hour mark before Palmer sealed his brace and the rounded off the scoreline 11 minutes from time.

The young Baggies are back in action next weekend when they travel to face Derby County.

ALBION: Griffiths, Gardner-Hickman, Williams, Taylor, Delaney, Smith, King (Iroegbunam 70), Gilbert, Thorndike (Malcolm 45), Windsor, Wakeling.

Substitutes: Emery, Williams, Fellows.