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U21 PL Cup: Hull 2-1 Crewe

10 November 2015

Valiant display but Morris' side lose out in second round

Crewe Alexandra Under 21's were knocked out of the FA U21 Premier League Cup by going down 2-1 to Hull City at North Ferriby United FC.

Alex Morris had high hopes of progression having beaten of progression to the third round having beaten Doncaster Rovers 3-2 in the first stage at Gresty Road.

Hull City fielded fit-again Robert Snodgrass in their starting line-up and he provided the cross for Calaum Jahraldo-Martin to convert in the first half.

Sone Aluko slotted home a penalty after the break to put the hosts in control, but Crewe's Man of the Match George Cooper fired in a 76th minute life-line.

The Alex continued to press in search of a leveler but the Tigers hung on to progress.

Crewe: Harrison, Baillie, Ng, Kearns, Bakayogo, Bingham, Atkinson, Ainley, Wintle, Cooper, Brown

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