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Sports News of Sunday, 28 January 2018


Ghana's Tariq Lamptey helps Chelsea U-18 advance in Premier League Cup

Ghanaian youngster Tariq Lamptey was impressive as Chelsea youth team defeated Sunderland on Saturday to advance to the semi-finals of the Under-18 Premier League Cup.

The match ended 1-1 after 90 minutes through a pair of second-half penalties, scored by Conor Gallagher and Sam Greenwood at Sunderland’s Academy of Light.

Juan Castillo’s 104th minute strike settled the tie in extra-time.

The Young Blues join Tottenham, Everton and Arsenal in the last four of the competition.

The 17-year-old Ghanaian midfielder who lasted the entire duration of the match took to his Instagram page to celebrate the win.