West Brom 4-2 ReadingReading were beaten 4-2 at West Bromwich Albion in the U18 Premier League on Saturday.
Noor Husin put the young Royals ahead after just two minutes but Andre Wright, and then Ben Miller, turned the game around for the hosts before half time.
Joe Ward extended Albion’s advantage before Conor Davies reduced the deficit 20 minutes from time.
The Royals then pushed hard for an equaliser but Wright’s second of the game, a powerful strike that nestled in the top corner, ensured that West Brom recorded the points.
West Brom: Ross, Ezewele, McCourt, Cleet, Fitzwater, Barbir, Scrivens (Smith 70), Gannon (Elbouzedi 85), Wright, Ward, Miller. Not used: Moran, Sweeney, Gregory.
Reading: Soutwood, Watson, Lawal, Collins, Ethelston, Jules, Waritay, Husin, Davis, Barrett, Williams.