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IoM FA Under-18s knocked out of County Youth Cup

Captain Jacob Crook leads the IoM out against Essex (Photo: Gary Weightman / Vannin Photos)

Youngsters lose 3-1 to Essex in quarter-finals

The Isle of Man FA Under-18s side were knocked out of the quarter-finals of the English FA's County Youth Cup yesterday.

They went down 3-1 away against Essex County FA.

The Island actually led the match, thanks to an 18th minute penalty from Jack Camarda.

But Essex hit back with two quick goals to lead 2-1 at half-time, then added a third in the second half.

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